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Krishna1 (ˈkrɪʃnə Pronunciation for Krishna1

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noun

  1. a river in S India, rising in the Western Ghats and flowing generally southeast to the Bay of Bengal. Length: 1300 km (800 miles) Also called: Kistna

Krishna2 (ˈkrɪʃnə Pronunciation for Krishna2

Definitions

noun

  1. (Hinduism) the most celebrated of the Hindu deities, whose life story is told in the Mahabharata

Derived Forms

ˈKrishnaism noun

Word Origin

via Hindi from Sanskrit, literally: dark, black

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