indo-aryan indo-aryan


  1. (n) a branch of the Indo-Iranian family of languages
  2. (adj) of or relating to the former Indo-European people



  • Mouse in the House?

    No need to put out the welcome mat Michelle Steel The mouse stood high in ancient Greece, where the god Apollo took the creature as one of his namesakes, Apollo Smintheus. White mice were kept under the altars in temples to that incarnation.     Most of us can better relate to the Indo-Aryan Sanskrit tradition wherein musuka means thief or robber.     Sanskrit may not be familiar to you, but the ...
    on December 6, 2013     Source: Bay Weekly

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adulterate adulterate
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