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 Plant namenīvāra
 Latin nameHygroryza aristata Nees - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Pharus aristatus Retz.
 Sanskrit namenīvāra
 Hindi namejaṅgalī dāl
 Tamil namevaḷḷippul
 Malayalam namevarinellu, nīṛvallippullu
 English nameBengal wild rice
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 567)
nīvāra, m. (ifc. f. ā) wild rice (sg. the plant; pl. the grains), VS.; ŚBr.; MBh. &c.; (ā), f. N. of a river, MBh.; VP. (v.l. ni-v°).

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