Definition of Indo-Aryan in English:


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Pronunciation: /ɪndəʊˈɛːrɪən


  • 1Relating to or denoting an Indo-European people who invaded NW India in the 2nd millennium bc. See Aryan.
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    • This also explains the similarities between Indo-Aryan and Dravidian languages or Persian, Turkish and Hindustani.
    • In South Asia, Dravidian and Indo-Aryan languages are spoken.
    • A group called Dom belonged to the aboriginal peoples of India but had adopted the Hindu religion and an Indo-Aryan language derived from Sanskrit.

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