noun Kar·tik \ˈkartik\

Definition of Kartik



  1. :  a month of the Hindu year

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Origin and Etymology of kartik

Hindi kārtik, from Sanskrit kārttika, from kṛttikā Pleiades; perhaps akin to Sanskrit kṛṇatti he spins — more at hurdle

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to cast off or become cast off

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