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Dravidian

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noun Dra·vid·i·an \drə-ˈvi-dē-ən\

Definition of Dravidian

  1. 1 :  a member of an ancient dark-skinned people of southern India

  2. 2 :  dravidian languages

Dravidian adjective


Origin of dravidian

Sanskrit Drāviḍa


First Known Use: 1856


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