कमल

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Braj[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit कमल (kamala).

Noun[edit]

कमल (kamalm

  1. lotus
    • c. 1500, Surdas, Sursagar 1.1
      चरन कमल बंदौं हरि राइ ।
      caran kamal banda͠u hari rāi .
      • Translation by Rupert Snell
        I salute the lotus feet of Hari, the king.

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit कमल (kamala).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

कमल (kamalm (Urdu spelling کمل)

  1. lotus
    Synonyms: पद्म (padma)

Old Gujarati[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit कमल (kamala).

Noun[edit]

कमल (kamalan

  1. lotus

Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

कमल (kamalam, n

  1. a lotus, lotus-flower (especially the species Nelumbo nucifera)

Adjective[edit]

कमल (kamala)

  1. pale-red, rose-coloured
  2. desirous, lustful

References[edit]

Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0252