palas

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Etymology[edit]

From Hindi पलाश ‎(palāś), from Sanskrit.

Noun[edit]

palas

  1. A tree of eastern India and Burma, Butea monosperma.
    • 2005, Bhojraj Dwivedi, Environmental Vaastu, p. 162:
      The Dhak or Palas is a familiar wild tree and is common throughout the greater part of India except in drier parts.
    • 2011, Deepika Phukan, translating Arupa Patangia Kalita, The Story of Felanee:
      The tea garden lay in the foothills of Bhutan and got its name from the many palash trees that stood tall among the undulating green sea of tea bushes.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

pālās

  1. second-person singular present active indicative of pālō

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

palas f pl

  1. plural of pala