noun am·rit \ˈamrə̇t\
variants: or



Definition of amrit



  1. :  a sweetened water used by the Sikhs as a sacred drink and as baptismal water

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Origin and Etymology of amrit

Panjabi & Sanskrit; Panjabi amṛt, literally, immortal, from Sanskrit amṛta, from a- 2a- + mṛta dead, death — more at murder

First Known Use: 1810

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to cast off or become cast off

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