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Surya

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Pronunciation: /ˈsuːrɪə
 
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Hinduism

Definition of Surya in English:

The sun god of later Hindu mythology, originally one of several solar deities in the Vedic religion.

Origin

from Sanskrit sūrya 'sun'.

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