plural -s
often capitalized
: one of 17 hymns or psalms traditionally attributed to Zoroaster that form an important part of the Avesta

Word History


Avestan gāthā-; akin to Sanskrit gāthā song, verse, gāyati he sings

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“Gatha.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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