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 Plant nameśṛṅgāṭaka
 Latin nameTrapa natans L. var. bispinosa (Roxb.) Makino - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Trapa bispinosa Roxb.
 Sanskrit nameśṛṅgāṭaka
 Hindi namesiṃghārā, siṃghāḍā
 Tamil nameciṅkārakkōṭṭai
 Malayalam namekarimpōḷam, vankoṭṭakkāya
 English nameWater chestnut, Caltrops, Singhara nut
 Search occurrenceśṛṅgāṭaka, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 1087)
śṛṅgāṭaka, m. N. of various plants (Trapa Bispinosa &c. = śṛṅgāṭa), MBh.; ŚārṅgS.; Bhpr.; a mountain having three peaks, W. [1087,3]; N. of a mountain (= śṛṅgāṭa), KālP.; m. n. (ifc. f. akā and ikā) a place where four (or several) roads meet, crossway, MBh.; R. &c.; (in anat.) = śṛṅgāṭa, Suśr.; (in astron.) a partic. configuration of the planets (when all of them are in the 1st, 5th, and 9th asterisms), VarBṛS.; n. a kind of pastry or minced meat &c. (called Samūsā in Hindi), Bhpr.; a door, W.

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