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Definition of the noun salai
What does salai mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- East Indian tree yielding a resin used medicinally and burned as incense
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific names: Boswellia glabra / species Boswellia glabra / Boswellia serrata glabra / variety Boswellia serrata glabra / Boswellia thurifera / species Boswellia thurifera / Chloroxylon dupada / species Chloroxylon dupada / Libanotus asiaticus / species Libanotus asiaticus / Libanus thuriferus / species Libanus thuriferus / Boswellia serrata
- more generic term: incense tree = any of various tropical trees of the family Burseraceae yielding fragrant gums or resins that are burned as incense
- member of: Boswellia / genus Boswellia = genus of trees of North Africa and India that yield incense
Who is Salai?
Salai a.k.a. Salaì: Gian Giacomo Caprotti da Oreno, better known as Salaì, was an Italian artist and pupil of Leonardo da Vinci from 1490 to 1518. Salai entered Leonardo's household at the age of 10. He created paintings under the name of Andrea Salai. He was described as one of Leonardo's students and lifelong servant and is the presumed model for Leonardo's paintings St. John the Baptist and Bacchus.
- also known as 吉安·贾可蒙·卡坡蒂·达奥伦诺
- born in (535 years ago) in Vimercate
- nationality: Italy
- died in (491 years ago) in Milan
Salai is a fictional character from the 2000 film Christie Malry's Own Double-Entry.
Salai is a specially designed turban needle that is used by Sikhs for tucking hair inside from Patka and is also used for smoothing out the folds of dastar. It is an important item for bringing the charm of turban. There are various ranges of Salai used by Sikhs.
Phrases with Salai
- Cueta Salai
- Tmarus salai
- Nemoura Salai
- Psocidus Salai
- Neopanorpa Salai
- Paramunida Salai
- Diplectrona salai
- Atelognathus salai
- Species Cueta Salai
- species Tmarus salai
- Species Nemoura Salai
- Species Psocidus Salai
- species Neopanorpa salai
- species Diplectrona salai
- species Atelognathus salai
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by Sean Salai, S.J.
For anyone who wants to accept Pope Francis's invitation to live closer to Jesus, Salai is the perfect travel companion: witty, wise, and challenging.” — Austen Ivereigh, author of The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope ...
by Robert Scott Troup
The salai is a strong light-demander. It has great vitality ; in order to kill trees by girdling, in the interests of more valuable species, the out has to be made both deep and broad. It stands fire better than almost any other species in the dry tracts ...
Essays in Memory of Dr. Basudeb Datta Ray by Asok Kumar Ray, Satyabrata Chakraborty
Yek Salai means the kinship relation of the clan and lineages and sub-lineages having a common ancestor. Marriage within the clan was not approved and such restriction was known as Yekthoknaba (having consanguineous kinship). Thus ...
Combating Human Trafficking (2015)
Gaps in Policy and Law by Veerendra Mishra
Salai is a small village of 25 Bedia houses, 23 Gujjar houses, and three houses of Rai community. The latter two come under OBC category and the former is listed under scheduled caste, though paradoxically they were historically mentioned ...
by Pushpa Jain
Anna Salai is a famous building in Chennai. 4. The Marina Beach is the longest beach in the world. 5. Gandhi Mandapam is in Chennai. B. Fill in the missing letters. 1. Chennai was earlier known as ...
Wives and Midwives (1983)
Childbirth and Nutrition in Rural Malaysia by Carol Laderman
Salai is a word used "generally of processes where prolonged exposure to heat ( not extreme heat) are required" (Wilkinson 1959:1005). Translating salaian as " roasting" ups the temperature considerably in the minds of English speakers.
by Manohar Sajnani
The Victoria Technical Institute of Anna Salai is an important place of tourist interest, housing a permanent exhibition of ...
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
Lubdn, salai, kundro, ...
by George Watt
Luba'n, salai, kundro, Baum; Saleya, LQHAR— DUGGA; Salga, SANTAL ; Anduku, anduga, gaggar, dumsal, KUMAON ; Salla, bor-salei. ganga, GOND.
A Sea Dyak Dictionary, in Alphabetical Parts, with Examples and Quotations Shewing the Use and Meaning of Words (1900)
by William Howell, D. J. S. Bailey
dried (salai);~ ...
With Illustrations from English Literature and Colloquial English, Tr. Into Hindustani by S. W. Fallon
jail bunne ki salai. 2. dori; (Cor.) baban. Bobbinet, (Cor.) babannait, babarnait, babar- lait ; lot jail ; jail lot. Bobbinwork, n. jalr ka kam. Bobbish, adj. (Slang) khasa ; chokha ; khush. Bobby, n. (Slang) dande-vala; patte-vala; pulis-vala. Bode ...
Biographical and Critical by Michael Bryan
Among the scholars who shared its advantages were Beltraffio, Lnca Paciolo, Andrea Salai, Francesco Melzi, Loinazzo, and Cesare da Sesto. On the downfall and captivity of Duke Ludovico, in 1500, Leonardo betook himself to Venice, where ...
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Chennai - RK Salai Skyline
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How to play/improve Bass in Chin (Falam) dialect- by Salai Tuk
Bass Tum Thiam Ding ah..by Salai Tuk.
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Quotes about Salai
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Scrabble value of S1A1L1A1I1
The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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