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 Plant nameārdraka
 Latin nameZingiber officinale Roscoe - please click to view full record
 Sanskrit nameārdraka
 Hindi nameadrak
 Tamil nameiñci
 Malayalam nameiñci, erukkiḻaṅu
 English nameGinger
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 152)
ārdraka, mf(ikā)n. wet, moist, Bhpr.; VarBṛS.; born under the constellation Ārdrā, Pāṇ. 4-3, 28; m. N. of a king, VP.; (am) n. [and ikā f. L.] ginger in its undried state, Suśr.

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