- a member of the Asuras, survivors of the ancient culture of Harappa: defeated by Indra.
Origin of Dasyu
From the Sanskrit word dasyu
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Examples from the Web for dasyu
Dasyu and Dasa are “applied in many passages of the Rigveda to superhuman enemies”.Indian Myth and Legend
Donald Alexander Mackenzie