ചെടി

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Malayalam[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Tamil செடி (ceṭi, shrub), Kannada ಗಿಡ (giḍa, plant), Telugu చెట్టు (ceṭṭu, tree).

Noun[edit]

ചെടി (ceṭi)

  1. (botany) plant.
  2. shrub, small tree.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Burrow, T.; Emeneau, M. B. (1984) , “ceṭi”, in A Dravidian etymological dictionary, 2nd edition, Oxford University Press, →ISBN.
  • Gundert, Hermann (1872) , “ചെടി”, in A Malayalam and English dictionary, Mangalore, London: C. Stolz; Trübner & Co.