Gatha

[gah-tuh, -tah]

Origin of Gatha

< Avestan gāthā-; cognate with Sanskrit gāthā song
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Gatha

noun
  1. Zoroastrianism any of a number of versified sermons in the Avesta that are in a more ancient dialect than the rest

Word Origin for Gatha

from Avestan gāthā-; related to Sanskrit gāthā song
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