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 Plant namesarṣapa
 Latin nameBrassica juncea (L.) Czern. - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Sinapis juncea L.
 Sanskrit namesarṣapa, rājikā
 Hindi namerāyī
 Tamil namekaṭuku
 Malayalam namekaṭuku, ceṛukaṭuku
 English nameIndian mustard
 Search occurrencesarṣapa, rājikā, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 1189)
sarṣapa, m. mustard, mustardseed, ShaḍvBr. &c. &c.; a mustard-seed used as a weight, any minute weight, Mn.; ŚārṅgS.; a kind of poison, L.; (ī), f. a kind of herb, L.; a partic. eruption of the body, Car.; a kind of small bird (said to be a species of wagtail, = khañjanikā), L.

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