Lapis Lazuli

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I am not sure yet but lapis Lazuli was called

"za-gìn-duru" is Sumerian
"vaiḍūrya" in Sanskrit
"veḷuriya" in Pali


Although/Probably derived from Dravidian word which originally meant "white crystals of quartz and beryl".

Unlike Sanskrit word where it meant for blue and green beryl.

@all I would appreciate your opinions.

Modern Persian & Arabic name for it resembles Sanskrit word "Rājāvarta" from the 13th century book.
 

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lazulum - medieval Latin
lāzaward - Arabic
lājevard - Persian
Lajawar - Pashto
Rājāvarta - medieval Sanskrit text
 

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