Odi: ଶିମିଳିପାଳ śimiḷipāḷa

‘Silk Cotton Tree’  National Park/Tiger Reserve, Odisha 

Similipal is a 2,750 km2 national park and wildlife sanctuary harbouring Bengal tigers, Asian elephants, gaur (Indian bison), chousingha (four-horned antelopes) and orchids.

The name comes from the (red) silk cotton trees found here [Bombax ceiba,  Hin: semar, Odi: ṡimiḻi, ‘(red) silk cotton’].

For related place names see Indian Place names and Odisha place names.