peepul

[ pee-puhl ]
/ ˈpi pəl /

noun

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British Dictionary definitions for peepul

peepul

pipal

/ (ˈpiːpəl) /

noun

an Indian moraceous tree, Ficus religiosa, resembling the banyan: regarded as sacred by BuddhistsAlso called: bo tree

Word Origin for peepul

C18: from Hindi pīpal, from Sanskrit pippala
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