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lotus, Indian lotus, sacred lotus, Nelumbo nuciferanoun
native to eastern Asia; widely cultivated for its large pink or white flowers
Lotus, genus Lotusnoun
annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs
lotus, white lotus, Egyptian water lily, white lily, Nymphaea lotusnoun
white Egyptian lotus: water lily of Egypt to southeastern Africa; held sacred by the Egyptians
A kind of aquatic plant, genus Nelumbo in the family Nelumbonaceae.
A water lily, genus Nymphaea, especially those of Egypt or India.
A legendary plant eaten by the Lotophagi of the Odyssey that caused drowsiness and euphoria.
A number of other plants bearing "lotus" in their scientific or common names.
An architectural motif of ancient Egyptian temples.
Etymology: From lotus
a name of several kinds of water lilies; as Nelumbium speciosum, used in religious ceremonies, anciently in Egypt, and to this day in Asia; Nelumbium luteum, the American lotus; and Nymphaea Lotus and N. caerulea, the respectively white-flowered and blue-flowered lotus of modern Egypt, which, with Nelumbium speciosum, are figured on its ancient monuments
the lotus of the lotuseaters, probably a tree found in Northern Africa, Sicily, Portugal, and Spain (Zizyphus Lotus), the fruit of which is mildly sweet. It was fabled by the ancients to make strangers who ate of it forget their native country, or lose all desire to return to it
the lote, or nettle tree. See Lote
a genus (Lotus) of leguminous plants much resembling clover
an ornament much used in Egyptian architecture, generally asserted to have been suggested by the Egyptian water lily
Etymology: [L. lotus, Gr. lwto`s. Cf. Lote.]
Lotus is a 1974 live album by Santana. It was originally released as a triple vinyl LP and has seen CD releases as a double CD as well as triple CD.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
lō′tus, n. the water-lily of Egypt: a tree in North Africa, whose fruit made strangers forget their home: a genus of leguminous plants—also Lote, Lō′tos.—ns.pl. Lotō′phagi, Lō′tus-eat′ers, a people who ate the fruit of the lotus, among whom Ulysses lived for a time.—ns. Lō′tus-eat′er, an eater of the lotus: one given up to sloth; Lō′tus-land, the country of the lotus-eaters. [Gr.]
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A plant genus of the family FABACEAE. This genus was formerly known as Tetragonolobus. The common name of lotus is also used for NYMPHAEA and NELUMBO.
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The numerical value of Lotus in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Lotus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of Lotus in a Sentence
Bittu respects everyone and treats everyone with love, he never says anything hurtful to anyone -- this is like the blooming of a lotus in muddy water.
Manor are not really an option, after five years at Williams and Lotus...with all due respect to Manor, it makes no sense for Pastor.
It's not going to be an easy year rebuilding from what was Lotus. It's impossible to say right now where we are going to be on the grid, i've got a back-to-back( view) with how Lotus were last year. It was very tough. They were struggling to make all the races at the end of the year, trying to get money in from anywhere they could.
Every day, let our words blossom lotus in some one's heart.
In the sandal-tree are serpents, in the water lotus flowers, but crocodiles also; even virtues are marred by the vicious?in all enjoyments there is something which impairs our happiness.
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- Hornklee, Lotus, Lotos, LotosblumeGerman
- نیلوفر آبی, لوتوسPersian
- lótus, lótusblómIcelandic
- ロータス, 蓮Japanese
- 연꽃, 로터스Korean
- ကြာပန်း, ကြာBurmese
- flor de lótus, lótusPortuguese
- lokvanj, локвањ, ло̏тос, lȍtosSerbo-Croatian
- lotasi, yungiyungi la kimisriSwahili
- கமலம், தாமரைTamil
- తామరపుష్పం, కమలంTelugu
- บัวหลวง, บัวThai
- nilüfer, lotusTurkish
- hoa sen, liên, 蓮, Họ Sen, senVietnamese
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