Padmavarcas, aka: Padma-varcas; 1 Definition(s)

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Padmavarcas (पद्मवर्चस्).—a. lotus-hued.

Padmavarcas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms padma and varcas (वर्चस्).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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