Also called Vedic Sanskrit. the language of the Veda, closely related to classical Sanskrit.
- non-Vedic, adjective
- post-Vedic, adjective
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How to use Vedic in a sentence
He had an impressive collection of books on Indian and Vedic philosophy by the time I met him, many written by Yogananda.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More | Gary Wright | September 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The scenery of the Himalayas, ice and snow, storm and tempest, lend their majesty to the strains of the Vedic poet.Sacred Books of the East | Various
The correct distinction then between the Vedic and the Sanscrit writings is that of holy writ and profane literature.Sacred Books of the East | Various
There are moments when the modern student of Vedic myths is inclined to echo this petulant complaint.
Another famous, and almost comic, example of the difficulty of Vedic interpretation is well known.
Whether the soul is to be thus comforted or the goat is to be grilled, is a question that has mightily puzzled Vedic doctors.
British Dictionary definitions for Vedic
of or relating to the Vedas or the ancient form of Sanskrit in which they are written
of or relating to the ancient Indo-European settlers in India, regarded as the originators of many of the traditions preserved in the Vedas
the classical form of Sanskrit; the language of the Vedas
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