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Indo-Aryan

[ in-doh-air-ee-uhn, -yuhn, -ar-; -ahr-yuhn ]
/ ˈɪn doʊˈɛər i ən, -yən, -ˈær-; -ˈɑr yən /
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noun
a member of a people of India who are Indo-European in speech.
adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of the Indo-Aryans.
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Origin of Indo-Aryan

First recorded in 1840–50
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British Dictionary definitions for Indo-Aryan

Indo-Aryan

adjective
another word for Indic (def. 1)
noun
another name for Indic (def. 2)
a native speaker of an Indo-Aryan language
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