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Garuda

Syllabification: Gar·u·da
Pronunciation: /ɡəˈro͞odə
 
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Hinduism

Definition of Garuda in English:

An eaglelike being that Vishnu rides as his mount.

Origin

from Sanskrit garuḍa.

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