Definitions for garuda

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Garuda(noun)

    a supernatural eagle-like being that serves as Vishnu's mount

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  1. garuda(Noun)

    A large mythical bird or bird-like creature that appears in both Hindu and Buddhist mythology.

  2. garuda(Noun)

    The Hindu name for the constellation Aquila.

  3. Origin: From Sanskrit: Garuḍa गरुड, Pāli Garuḷa

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  1. Garuda

    The Garuda is a large mythical bird or bird-like creature that appears in both Hindu and Buddhist mythology. Garuda is the Hindu name for the constellation Aquila and the Brahminy kite and Phoenix are considered to be the contemporary representations of Garuda. Indonesia adopts a more stylistic approach to the Garuda's depiction as its national symbol, where it depicts a Javanese eagle.

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