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 Plant namepadmaka
 Latin namePrunus cerasoides D.Don - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Prunus puddum Roxb. ex Wall.
 Sanskrit namepadmaka, padmagandhi
 Hindi namepaṭmakāṭh, paṭmākh, paḍḍam
 Tamil namepatumukam
 Malayalam namepatumukam, patimukam, patimukham
 English nameHimalayan wild cherry, Bird cherry
 Search occurrencepadmaka, padmagandhi, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 585)
padmaka, m. or n. red spots on the skin of an elephant, L.; the wood of Cerasus Puddum, MBh. &c.; m. an army arrayed in the form of a lotus-flower, MBh.; a species of tree, R. (B.); N. of a partic. constellation, Hcat.; of sev. men, Rājat.; n. a partic. posture in sitting, Vedāntas.; Costus Speciosus or Arabicus, L.

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