Indo-Aryan

noun
In·do-Ar·y·an | \ˌin-dō-ˈer-ē-ən, -ˈär-yən\

Definition of Indo-Aryan 

1 : a member of one of the peoples of the Indian subcontinent speaking an Indo-European language

2 : one of the early Indo-European invaders of southern Asia

3 : a branch of the Indo-European language family that includes Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, and other languages spoken primarily in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka — see Indo-European Languages Table

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First Known Use of Indo-Aryan

1881, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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