prabhu

noun
pra·​bhu | \ ˈprə(ˌ)bu̇ \
plural -s

Definition of prabhu

1 India : lord, chief
2 India : a member of the writer caste in western India

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History and Etymology for prabhu

Sanskrit, literally, excelling, mighty, from prabhavati he surpasses, is powerful, from pra- before + bhavati he becomes, is

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“Prabhu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prabhu. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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