Upanishad

noun
Upa·ni·shad | \ ü-ˈpä-ni-ˌshäd , yü-ˈpa-nə-ˌshad \

Definition of Upanishad 

: one of a class of Vedic treatises dealing with broad philosophical problems

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Upanishadic \(ˌ)ü-ˌpä-ni-ˈshä-dik, (ˌ)yü-ˌpa-nə-ˈsha-dik \ adjective

First Known Use of Upanishad

1805, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Upanishad

Sanskrit upaniṣad

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