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 Plant namepāṭhā
 Latin nameCyclea peltata Hook.f.&Thoms. - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Cyclea burmanni Arn. ex Wight
 Sanskrit namepāṭhā
 Hindi namepāṭh, pāṭhī
 Tamil namepāṭā(kkiḻaṅku)
 Malayalam namepāṭavaḷḷi, pāṭakkiḻaṅṅu
 English namePata root
 Search occurrencepāṭhā, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 615)
pāṭha, m. (√paṭh) recitation, recital, Kāv.; reading, perusal, study (esp. of sacred texts), Śiksh. &c.; a partic. method of reciting the text of the Veda (of which there are 5, viz. Saṃhitā, Pada, Krama, Jaṭā and Ghana RTL. 409); the text of a book, SrS.; MBh.; the reading (of a text), Naish. Sch.; = dhātu-pāṭha Vop.; (ā) f. Clypea Hernandifolia, L.

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