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  • noun Hinduism Deities among the Hindu dharma. Considered to be a group of power-seeking deities, sometimes referred to as devas.
  • noun Buddhism The lowest class of deities and demigods of the Kāmadhātu.

Etymologies

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Sanskrit असुर (ásura).

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