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Nimba (Sanskrit: निम्ब)

Meliaceae (melia, or mahogany family) » Azadirachta indica A. Juss.

 

ay-zad-ih-RAK-tuh -- from the Arab name for this plant meaning free (or noble) tree ... Dave's Botanary

IN-dih-kuh or in-DEE-kuh -- of or from India ... Dave's Botanary

 

commonly known as: Indian lilac, margosa, neem • Assamese: নিম nim • Bengali: নিম nim • Gujarati: લીમડો limdo • Hindi: नीम nim • Kannada: ಬೇವು bevu, ನಿಮ್ಬ nimba • Konkani: कोड्बेवु kodbevu • Malayalam: ആര്യവേപ്പ് aryavepp • Manipuri: নীম neem • Marathi: कडुलिंब kadulimba • Nepali: नीम neem • Oriya: ନିମ nim • Pali: निम्ब nimba, पुचिमन्द puchimanda • Persian: azad-darakht-e-hindi • Punjabi: ਨਿੱਮ nimm • Sanskrit: निम्ब nimba • Tamil: வேம்பு vempu • Telugu: వేప vepa • Tibetan: ni mba • Tulu: ಬೇವು bevu • Urdu: نيم neem

 

 

Native to: India, Bangladesh, n Myanmar, Indo-China; naturalized / cultivated elsewhere; exact native range obscure

 

 

References: Flowers of IndiaNPGS / GRINENVIS - FRLHT

 

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Taken on May 10, 2007