[ sah-muh-vey-duh, -vee-duh ]
/ ˈsɑ məˈveɪ də, -ˈvi də /
one of the Samhitas, a collection of mantras and tunes used in connection with the Rig-Veda.
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Example sentences from the Web for Sama-Veda
One of the four Vedas, namely, the Sama-Veda, entirely consists of hymns.From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan|Helena Pretrovna Blavatsky
British Dictionary definitions for Sama-Veda
/ (ˈsɑːməˈveɪdə) /
Hinduism the third Veda containing the rituals for sacrifices
Word Origin for Sama-Veda
C18: from Sanskrit sāman a chant + Veda
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