Ibhakaṇā

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By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Ibhakana, IbhakaNA, Ibhakanaa


Gender

Ibhakaṇā is a feminine form.

Origin

It is derived from "ibho hastīva kaṇā" which means 'Grains resembling the elephant'.

Synonym

The synonym of Ibhakaṇā is gajapippalī (Scindapsus officinalis).[1]

References

  1. As per Ratnamālā
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu