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 Plant namenata
 Latin nameValeriana jatamansi Jones - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Valeriana wallichii DC.
 Sanskrit nametagara, tagaraka, nata
 Hindi nametagar
 Tamil nametakaram
 Malayalam nametakaram
 English nameIndian valerian
 Search occurrencetagara, tagaraka, nata, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 525)
nata, mfn. bent, bowed, curved, inclined, inclining, RV. &c. &c.; bowing to, saluting (acc. or gen.), BhP. vi, 9, 40; v, 18, 4; depressed, sunk, flat; deep, hanging down, MBh., Kāv. &c.; ifc. bent down by or turned towards (cf. vAma- add.); cerebralized (as the letter n cf. nati), RPrāt.; m. n. Tabernaemontana Coronaria, L.; n. zenith-distance at meridian transit, Sūryas.; hour-angle or distance in time from meridian ib.; inclination ib.

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