Brahmi

Brahmi

[brah-mee]
noun
a script of India that was probably adapted from the Aramaic alphabet about the 7th century b.c., and from which most of the later Indian scripts developed.

Origin:
1890–95; < Sanskrit, equivalent to brahm- (see Brahman) + as in Hindi, etc.

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brahmi

noun
a script (probably adapted from the Aramaic about the 7th century BC) from which later Indian scripts developed 
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