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 Plant nameikṣu
 Latin nameSaccharum officinarum L. - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Saccharum chinense Roxb., Saccharum officinale Salisb.
 Sanskrit namepuṇḍraka, ikṣu
 Hindi namepuṇḍiyā, pauṇḍā, gannā
 Bengali nameẫkh, ikṣu
 Tamil namekarimpu, puṇṭaram
 Malayalam namekarimpu
 English nameSugarcane, Noble cane
 Search occurrencepuṇḍraka, ikṣu, ikṣu, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 163)
ikṣu, m. (2. iS Uṇ. iii, 157), the sugar-cane AV. i, 34, 5 Kauś. ĀśvGṛ. Mn. &c.; (twelve species of it are enumerated Suśr.); the stem of the sugar-cane Mn.; eyelash VS. TS. &c.; N. of a king VP.

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