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  • proper noun Hinduism In the Vedic religion, the Sky Father, husband of Prithvi and father of Agni and Indra.

Etymologies

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From Sanskrit द्यौष्पितृ (dyauṣ-pitṛ).

Examples

  • As Dyaus Pita translates as "Sky Father", I'd expect that he's a conceptual descendent of

    Pharyngula

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