Vedda

noun Ved·da \ˈve-də\

Definition of Vedda

  1. :  a member of an aboriginal people of Sri Lanka

Variants of vedda

or

Veddah

play \ˈve-də\

Origin and Etymology of vedda

Sinhalese vedda hunter


First Known Use: 1681


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