Place Name INDUS

TYPE: River
PRONOUNCED: IN-dəs (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From Persian Hindu, which was from Sanskrit सिन्धु (Sindhu) meaning "body of trembling water, river". This is the name of a river in Pakistan and India.
VARIANT: India (Ancient Roman)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: India, Indos (Ancient Greek), Indie (Czech), India (Dutch), Inde (French), Indien (German), India (Italian), Indie (Polish), Índia (Portuguese), Sindhu (Sanskrit), India (Spanish), Intiya (Tamil), Indiya (Telugu)