variants or shruti
plural -s
often capitalized : the first class of shastras
also : a text of this class
: one of the microtones of the musical scale of India

Word History


Sanskrit śruti what is heard, from śṛṇoti he hears

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“Sruti.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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