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 Plant namemadhuka
 Latin nameGlycyrrhiza glabra L. - please click to view full record
 Sanskrit nameyaṣṭīmadhu, madhuka
 Hindi namejetīmad, mulhaṭhī
 Bengali nameyaṣṭhimadhu
 Tamil nameatimaturam, cīmaiyatimaturam
 Malayalam nameiraṭṭimadhuram, eraṭṭimadhuram
 English nameLiquorice
 Search occurrenceyaṣṭīmadhu, madhuka, madhūka, madhuka, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 781)
madhuka, (ifc.) = madhu g. ura-ādi; mfn. honey-coloured (only in -locana, "having honey-coloured eyes", N. of Siva) MBh.; sweet (in taste) W.; mellifluous, melodious ib.; m. a species of tree R. Var. (Bassia Latifolia or Jonesia Asoka L.); Parra jacana or Goensis L.; liquorice L. (cf. n.); a kind of bard or panegyrist L.; the son of a Maitreya and a married Āyogavī L.; (madh-) N. of a man ŚBr.; (ā) f. Menispermum Glabrum L.; Glycyrrhiza Glabra L.; black Panic L.; N. of a river VP.; n. liquorice Suśr. (cf. m.); old honey L.; tin L.

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 781)
madhūka, m. (fr. madhu) a bee ŚāṅkhGṛ.; Bassia latifolia (from the blossoms and seeds of which arrac is distilled and oil extracted) ib. MBh. Kāv. &c.; n. the blossoms or fruit of Bassia latifolia, L.; liquorice, L.; bees-wax, L.

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