Durga

[ door-gah ]
/ ˈdʊər gɑ /

noun Hinduism.

the sometimes malignant goddess of war: an aspect of Devi.

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British Dictionary definitions for Durga

Durga
/ (ˈdʊəɡə) /

noun

Hinduism the goddess Parvati portrayed as a warrior: renowned for slaying the buffalo demon, Mahisha

Word Origin for Durga

from Sanskrit: the inaccessible one
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