sruti

noun sru·ti \ˈs(h)ru̇tē\
variants: or

shruti

\ˈs(h)ru̇tē\

Definition of sruti

plural

-s

  1. 1 often capitalized :  the first class of shastras; also :  a text of this class

  2. 2 :  one of the microtones of the musical scale of India

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Origin and Etymology of sruti

Sanskrit śruti what is heard, from śṛṇoti he hears


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