What does the word Vedas mean?

Usage examples for Vedas

  1. It approaches that of the Vedas; being, in some points, older than the Sanskrit of Menu. – The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies by Robert Gordon Latham
  2. We know to what inventive labors the Vedas, the Bible, the Koran, and other sacred books have given rise. – Essay on the Creative Imagination by Th. Ribot
  3. Even in the oldest epic poems of the Hindoos mention is made of four Vedas as already in existence and as of great antiquity. – On the Antiquity of the Chemical Art by James Mactear