Definition of Gatha in English:

Gatha

noun

  • Any of seventeen poems attributed to Zoroaster which are the most ancient texts of the Avesta.

    • ‘During the last five days of the year, known as the Gatha days, the Gathas are recited.’
    • ‘In Mumbai, the Parsees interpret the text, the Gathas, more literally.’

Origin

From Avestan gāthā.

Pronunciation:

Gatha

/ˈɡɑːθɑː/