பாம்பு

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Tamil[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Tamil 𑀧𑀸𑀫𑁆𑀧𑀼 (pāmpu), from Proto-Dravidian *pāmpu (snake). Cognate with Malayalam പാമ്പ് (pāmpŭ, snake), Telugu పాము (pāmu, snake), Kannada ಹಾವು (hāvu, snake).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paːmbu/, [pɑːmbɯ]
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Noun[edit]

பாம்பு (pāmpu) (Plural: பாம்புகள் (pāmpukaḷ)

  1. snake

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References[edit]

  • University of Madras (1924-1936) , “பாம்பு”, in Tamil Lexicon, Madras [Chennai]: Diocesan Press.