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 Plant namepathyā
 Latin nameTerminalia chebula Retz. - please click to view full record
 Sanskrit nameabhayā, harītakī, pathyā
 Hindi nameharā, harārā, haraḍ
 Tamil namekaṭukkāy
 Malayalam namekaṭukka
 English nameChebulic myrobalan
 Search occurrenceabhayā, harītakī, pathyā, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 582)
pathya, mfn. 'belonging to the way', suitable, fit, proper, wholesome, salutary (lit. and fig.; esp. said of diet in a medical sense), Yājñ., MBh., Suśr. &c.; containing elements or leading forms, regular, normal Lāṭy. Nid.; m. Terminalia Chebula or Citrina, L.; N. of a teacher of, AV.; (a), f. a path, way, road (with revatī, 'the auspicious path, personified as a deity of happiness and welfare), RV., TS. Br.; Terminalia Chebula or Citrina and other plants, L.; N. of sev. metres Nid., Col.; N. of a woman, Kathās.; n. a species of salt, L.

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