Indrapuṣpā

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By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Indrapuspa, IndrapuSpA, Indrapushpaa


Gender of word

Indrapuṣpā is a feminine form.

Origin

It is derived from indranīlavat puṣpaṁ yasyāḥ which means "She whose flower resembles indranīla".

Synonyms of Indrapuṣpā

  • Lāṅgalikī tree (Methonica superba)[1]
  • Viṣalāṅgalā

References

  1. Ratnāmalā
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu