Origin of IndusL, an Indian: so named by J. Bayer (1572-1625), German astronomer, with reference, refer to the American Indian
Origin of IndusLatin Indus, an Indian, from Greek Indos, the Indus River, an Indian; see indigo.
A shortened forn of industry
This is the customary abbreviation of this term as used in case citations. See, e.g., The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, Nineteenth Edition (2010), "Case Names and Institutional Authors in Citations", Table T6, p. 430-431.