Definitions for nagari script
Devanagari, Devanagari script, Nagari, Nagari script(noun)
a syllabic script used in writing Sanskrit and Hindi
The Nāgarī script is the ancestor of Devanagari and other variants, and was first used to write Prakrit and Sanskrit. It was in vogue from before the 10th century The Nāgarī script appeared in ancient India around the 8th century CE as an eastern variant of the Gupta script. In turn it branched off into several scripts, such as Devanagari and Nandinagari, and also influenced the development of the Śāradā-derived Gurmukhī script.
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