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TypeRiver
PronouncedPron.IN-dəs English
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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.
VariantIndia Ancient Roman
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Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute