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 Plant namepanasa
 Latin nameArtocarpus heterophyllus Lam. - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Artocarpus integrifolia L.
 Sanskrit namepanasa, paṇasa
 Prakrit namepaṇasa
 Hindi namekaṭhal, cakki
 Bengali namekẫṭāl gāch, kẫṭhāl gāch
 Tamil namepalāmaram
 Malayalam namepḷāvu, pilāvu
 English nameJackfruit tree
 Search occurrencepanasa, paṇasa, paṇasa, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 585)
panasa, m. (pan?) the bread-fruit or Jaka tree, Artocarpus integrifolia MBh. R. &c.; a thorn, L.; a species of serpent Suśr.; N. of a monkey MBh. R.; (ī) f. = panasikā Suśr.; n. the bread-fruit ib.

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