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 Plant nameveṇu
 Latin nameBambusa arundinacea (Retz.) Willd. - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Bambos arundinacea Retz.
 Sanskrit namevaṃśa, veṇu
 Hindi namebāṃs, kaṇṭabāṃs
 Tamil namemūṅkil
 Malayalam namemuḷa, illi
 English nameThorny bamboo
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 1014)
veṇu, or veṇu m. (prob. connected with √1. ve) a bamboo, reed, cane, RV. &c. &c.; a flute, fife, pipe, MBh.; Kāv. &c.; N. of a deity of the Bodhi tree, Lalit.; of a king of the Yādavas, MBh.; of a son of Śata-jit, VP.; of a mountain, MārkP.; of a river, L.; (pl.) the descendants of Veṇu, ĀśvŚr. (veṇor viśāle N. of two Sāmans, ĀrshBr.)

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