Devanagari

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noun De·va·na·ga·ri \ ˌdā-və-ˈnä-gə-rē \

Definition of Devanagari

:an alphabet usually employed for Sanskrit and also used as a literary hand for various modern languages of India — see Alphabet Table

Origin and Etymology of devanagari

Sanskrit devanāgarī, from deva divine + nāgarī (writing) of the city — more at deity


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