mitra

[mahy-truh]

Origin of mitra

1630–40; < Latin: head band; see miter

Mitra

[mee-truh]
noun Hinduism.
  1. the Vedic god of justice.
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  • Surya keeps his eye on men and reports their failings to Varuna and Mitra.

    History of Religion

    Allan Menzies

  • Indra and Agni are frequently so treated; so are Varuna and Mitra.

    History of Religion

    Allan Menzies

  • But Mitra and Varuṇa will not enjoy this exalted rank for long.

    Hindu Gods And Heroes

    Lionel D. Barnett

  • By Mitra, the clothyard shafts find every crevice of their harness!

    The Hour of the Dragon

    Robert E. Howard

  • Mitra be with them, for many will not see the sun go down behind the crags.'

    The Hour of the Dragon

    Robert E. Howard