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malaya

malaya malaya m. (Un2. iv , 99) N. of a mountain range on the west of Malabar , the western Ghats (abounding in sandal trees) MBh. Ka1v. &c. ; of the country Malabar and (pl.) its inhabitants ib. of another country (= {zailAMza-dezaH} , or {zailAGgod-}) L. ; of an Upa-dvipa of a son of Garuda (B. {mAlaya}) ; of a son of Rishabha of a poet a celestial grove (= {nandana-vana}) a garden (in music) a kind of measure Samgit. {A}) f. Ipomoea Turpethum N. of a woman Vas. , Introd.
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