Deodar Definition

-därə
noun
A tall Himalayan cedar (Cedrus deodara) with drooping branches and fragrant, durable, light-red wood.
Webster's New World
The wood.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Deodar

Noun

Singular:
deodar
Plural:
deodars

Origin of Deodar

  • From colloquial Hindustani देओदार / دیودار (de'o-dār), from देवदारु / دیودار (dev-dāru), from Sanskrit देवदारु (deva-dāru) ‘divine tree’.

    From Wiktionary

  • Hindi deodār from Sanskrit devadāru deva- divine dyeu- in Indo-European roots dāru wood deru- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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