Bharata

noun
Bhar·​a·​ta | \ ˈbär-ə-tə \
plural -s

Definition of Bharata

: an inhabitant of Bharat (India)

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History and Etymology for Bharata

Sanskrit bhārata inhabiting India, of India, descended from Bharata, of Bharata, from Bharata, a legendary monarch of India whose descendants are the principal characters in the Mahabharata, one of the two great Sanskrit epics

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“Bharata.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bharata. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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