Ophiorrhiza mungos L.
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 Latin nameOphiorrhiza mungos L.
 FamilyRubiaceae
 Identified with (Skt)sarpākṣī, sarpārī
 Identified with (Hin)sarhaṭi
 Identified with (Tam)kīrippūṇṭu, kīrippuraṇṭaṉ
 Identified with (Mal)avilpori
 Identified with (Eng)Mongoose plant, Indian snake root
 Search occurrencesarpākṣī, sarpārī, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 See plant's imageOphiorrhiza mungos L. in Google image search
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 1184)
sarpākṣa, m. the berry of the Elaeocarpus Ganitrus, L.; Ophiorrhiza Mungos, ib.; (ī), f. a kind of plant, Suśr.; the plant Sarpa-kaṅkālī, MW.; = gandha-nākulī, L.; = gaṇḍālī, Bhpr.; = nāga-phaṇī, ib.; = nāḍī-kalāpaka, MW.

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 1184)
sarpāri, m. id., a peacock, Subh.; an ichneumon, L.; N. of Garuḍa (in next); -ketana, m. N. of Kṛshṇa, Hariv.


 
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