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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or being a member of an Indic-speaking people.
  • adj. Of or relating to the Indic branch of Indo-European.
  • n. A member of an Indic-speaking people.
  • n. See Indic.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Indo-Aryan languages and people.
  • n. A speaker of Indo-Aryan languages.
  • proper n. A branch of Indo-Iranian and thus Indo-European language family, with a total number of native speakers of more than 900 million, chiefly in India.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to the Indo-Aryans, or designating, or of, the Aryan languages of India.
  • n. A member of one of the native races of India of Aryan speech and blood, characterized by tall stature, dolichocephaly, fair complexion with dark hair and eyes, plentiful beard, and narrow and prominent nose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the Indic division of the Aryan family.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to the former Indo-European people
  • n. a branch of the Indo-Iranian family of languages

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