Indic

adjective
In·​dic | \ ˈin-dik How to pronounce Indic (audio) \

Definition of Indic

1 : of or relating to the subcontinent of India : indian
2 : of, relating to, or constituting the Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European languages

Other Words from Indic

Indic noun

First Known Use of Indic

1635, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Indic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Indic. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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