Definition of Indic in English:

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Indic

Pronunciation: /ˈindik/

adjective

Relating to or denoting the group of Indo-European languages comprising Sanskrit and the modern Indian languages that are its descendants.
Example sentences
  • Gypsies speak Romany, an Indic language of the Indo-European language family.
  • The mangling of his name is partly due to an inability of certain English speakers to pronounce the ‘dd’ sound common in the Semitic and Indic languages.
  • An additional 439,239 people reported speaking other Indic languages, such as Punjabi, Bengali and Malayalam.

noun

The Indic language group.
Example sentences
  • If there are applications in Indic, operating system vendors will build the fundamental capabilities in, and if they are built in, there will be more applications.
  • Here there are two basic religious ideologies, traditions or whatever one might like to call them - Indic and Semitic.

Origin

Via Latin from Greek Indikos, from India (see India).

Words that rhyme with Indic

syndic

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: In·dic

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