m. n. kind of large reed (for making sticks); cane, staff: -grahana, n. (holding the staff), office of a door-keeper: â, f. female door-keeper; -yashti, f. cane staff; -latâ, f. id.: -maya, a. made of canes;-vat, a. containing or consisting of cane; m. N. of a mythical being, son of Pûshan: -î, f. female door-keeper; N. of a tributary of the Yamunâ.
noun (masculine neuter) a kind of large reed (used for making sticks) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Calamus rotang Linn. (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Calamus roxburghii Griff.
Calamus tenuis Roxb. (Surapāla (1988), 219) Frequency rank 6360/72933
noun (neuter) a cane (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
staff (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
staff of a door-keeper (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the rod or mace of an officer (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the tube of a flute (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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