Origin of bhagavad-gita
- Sanskrit bhagavad-gītā song of the Blessed One (Krishna) bhagavat- fortunate, blessed (from bhagaḥ good fortune bhag- in Indo-European roots) gītā song (from gāyati he sings)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Sanskrit भगवद्गीता (bhagavadgītā), from भगवत् (bhagavat, “holy”) + गीता (gītā, “song”).
- From Sanskrit भगवद्गीता (Bhagavad Gītā), literally "Song of God".