రామచిలక

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Telugu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

రామ(rāma, Rāma) +‎ చిలక(cilaka, parrot) (so called because it is taught to reiterate the name of Rāma)

Noun[edit]

రామచిలక (rāmacilaka) (plural రామచిలకలు(rāmacilakalu))

  1. The rose-ringed parakeet, Palaeornis torquatus

References[edit]

  • “రామ” in Charles Philip Brown (1903) A Telugu-English dictionary, Madras: Promoting Christian Knowledge, page 1075