- Also called Vedic Sanskrit. the language of the Veda, closely related to classical Sanskrit.
Origin of Vedic
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In the Vedic hymns this motive undeniably is to be met with.History of Religion
There are passages in the Vedic hymns where Parganya appears as a supreme god.
The story of the boar and the tortoise too, can be traced back to the Vedic literature.
Beyond that, the world, though open, was unknown to the Vedic poets.
In the poem mention is made of the Vedic god Indra and his Maruts.A Visit to Java
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- of or relating to the Vedas or the ancient form of Sanskrit in which they are written
- of or relating to the ancient Indo-European settlers in India, regarded as the originators of many of the traditions preserved in the Vedas
- the classical form of Sanskrit; the language of the Vedas
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Word Origin and History for vedic
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