Definition of Gatha in English:

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Gatha

Pronunciation: /ˈɡätə/ /-ˌtä/

noun

Any of 17 poems attributed to Zoroaster that are the most ancient texts of the Avesta.
Example sentences
  • In Mumbai, the Parsees interpret the text, the Gathas, more literally.
  • During the last five days of the year, known as the Gatha days, the Gathas are recited.

Origin

From Avestan gāthā.

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Syllabification: Ga·tha

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