Definitions

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

  • Shankar, Ravi Born 1920. Indian-born musician and composer who popularized classical Indian music in the West.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A male given name used commonly in India.

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

  • n. Indian sitar player who popularized classical Indian music in the West (born in 1920)

Etymologies

From Sanskrit शंकर meaning one who gives happiness. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.