- See under Egyptian lotus(def 1).
- a water lily, Nymphaea stellata, of India, having pale-blue flowers.
- either of two Egyptian water lilies of the genus Nymphaea, as N. caerulea (blue lotus), having light blue flowers, or N. lotus (white lotus), having white flowers.
- Indian lotus.
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The frame is the blue-lotus pattern, very curiously gilt and chased.