Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A smoothed palm-leaf used in Ceylon and southern India for writing upon, or a letter or other document written on such a leaf. The writing is scratched on the leaf with a steel-pointed stylus, and is sometimes rubbed over with some material to make it more legible.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A female given name used in the U.S. in the end of the nineteenth century.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.