Sama Veda

Sa·​ma Ve·​da
variants: or less commonly Samaveda \ ˈsä-​mə-​ˈvā-​də How to pronounce Samaveda (audio) \

Definition of Sama Veda

: a collection of Vedic Sanskrit hymns and verses intended to be sung — compare Atharva Veda, Rig Veda, Yajur Veda

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First Known Use of Sama Veda

1798, in the meaning defined above

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“Sama Veda.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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