Indrāśanaḥ

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By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Indrasanah, IndrAZanaH, Indraashanah


Gender

Indrāśanaḥ is a masculine form.

Origin

It is derived from "indrasya aśanaḥ khādyadravyam" which means 'The food of Indra'.

Synonyms

  1. The saṁvidā tree[1]
  2. Siddhi[2]
  3. Guñjā tree (Abrus precatorius)[3]
  4. Kuca[4]


References

  1. As per Śabdamālā.
  2. In Hindi.
  3. As per Tārāvalī.
  4. In Hindi.
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu