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 Plant nametulasī
 Latin nameOcimum tenuiflorum L. - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Ocimum sanctum L.
 Sanskrit nametulasī, surasā
 Hindi nametulsī, kālatulsī
 Tamil namekāruttuḷaci, tuḷaci
 Malayalam namekṛṣṇattuḷaci, tuḷaci, tṛttāvu, kaṛuttatṛttāvu
 English nameHoly basil, Sacred basil
 Search occurrencetulasī, surasā, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 451)
tulasī, f. holy basil (small shrub venerated by Vaishṇavas; commonly Tulsī), BhP., VāyuP. and, PadmaP. (produced from the ocean when churned), BrahmaP. (produced from the hair of the goddess Tulasī, ii, 19.)

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