Ficus religiosa
Peepul tree Pee"pul tree` [Hind. p[=i]pal, Skr. pippala.] (Bot.) A sacred tree ({Ficus religiosa}) of the Buddhists, a kind of fig tree which attains great size and venerable age. See {Bo tree}. [Written also {pippul tree}, and {pipal tree}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Ficus religiosa — Bo tree Bo tree (Bot.) The peepul tree; esp., the very ancient tree standing at Anurajahpoora in Ceylon, grown from a slip of the tree under which Gautama is said to have received the heavenly light and so to have become Buddha. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Ficus religiosa — noun fig tree of India noted for great size and longevity; lacks the prop roots of the banyan; regarded as sacred by Buddhists • Syn: ↑pipal, ↑pipal tree, ↑pipul, ↑peepul, ↑sacred fig, ↑bo tree • Hypernyms: ↑fig tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • FICUS RELIGIOSA L. - ФИКУС СВЯЩЕННЫЙ, БАНЬЯН ПИПАЛ — см. 250. Дерево. F. religiosa L. Ф. священный, Баньян пипал Hort. Cliff. (1737) 471; Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1514. Burkill (1935) 1013. Hill (1937) 178. Wealth of Ind. IV (1956) 38, f. 21. S у n. F. affinior Griff.; Urostigma religiosa Gasp. М е с т н. н… …   Справочник растений

  • Ficus religiosa L. — Symbol FIRE3 Common Name peepul tree Botanical Family Moraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Ficus — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Figuier (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

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