Advai·​ta | \ əd-ˈvī-tə \

Definition of Advaita

: Vedantic nondualism that denies the separateness of any aspect of reality from the impersonal oneness of Brahma

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First Known Use of Advaita

1825, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Advaita

Sanskrit, from a- a- entry 2 + dvaita duality, from dvi two

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“Advaita.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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