Monday 24 August 2020

Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench

Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench

a-bel-MOS-kus -- from Arabic, abu-al-mosk - father (source) of musk ... Dave's Botanary
es-kew-LEN-tus -- edible ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: edible hibiscus, lady's finger, okra • Arabic: بَامِيَة bamiya • Assamese: ভেন্দি bhendi • Bengali: ঢেঁড়স dhenras • Gujarati: ભીંડો bhindo • Hindi: भिण्डी bhindi, ढेंड़स dhenras, रामतुरई ram-turai • Kannada: ಬೆಂಡೆಕಾಯಿ bendekayi • Konkani: भेंडे bhende • Malayalam: വെണ്ടയ്ക്ക ventaykka • Manipuri: belendri • Marathi: भेंडी bhendi, रामतुरई ramaturai • Mizo: bawrhsaia be • Nepali: भिण्डी bhindi, राम्-तोरियाँ ram-toriya • Odia: ଭେଣ୍ଡି bhenti • Punjabi: ਭੀਂਡੀ bhindi, ਰਾਮ ਤੋਰੀ ram tori • Rajasthani: भिंडी bhindi • Sanskrit: अस्रपत्त्रक asrapattraka, भिण्ड bhinda, चतुष्पुण्ड्रा chatushpundra, करपर्ण karaparna, क्षेत्रसम्भव kshetrasambhava, वृत्तबीज vrttabija • Santali: ᱨᱟᱢ ᱡᱷᱤᱝᱜᱟᱹ Ram jhinga • Sindhi: ڀيِنڊيِ bhiindii • Tamil: வெண்டை ventai • Telugu: బెండ benda • Tulu: ಬೆಂಡೆ bende • Urdu: بهنڐي bhindi, ڐهينڙس dhenras, رام ترئي ram-turai

botanical names: Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench ... synonyms: Abelmoschus bammia Webb • Abelmoschus longifolius (Willd.) Kostel. • Abelmoschus officinalis (DC.) Endl. • Abelmoschus praecox Sickenb. • Abelmoschus tuberculatus Pal & Singh • Abelmoschus tuberculatus var. deltoidefolius T.K.Paul & M.P.Nayar • Hibiscus esculentus L. • Hibiscus longifolius Willd. ... status at POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
edible hibiscus
lady's finger
okra
~~~~~ ARABIC ~~~~~
بَامِيَة bamiya
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
ভেন্দি bhendi
~~~~~ BENGALI ~~~~~
ঢেঁড়স dhenras
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
ભીંડો bhindo
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
भिण्डी bhindi
ढेंड़स dhenras
रामतुरई ram-turai
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಬೆಂಡೆಕಾಯಿ bendekayi
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
भेंडे bhende
  • ... my mother tongue
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
വെണ്ടയ്ക്ക ventaykka
~~~~~ MANIPURI ~~~~~
belendri
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
भेंडी bhendi
रामतुरई ramaturai
~~~~~ MIZO ~~~~~
bawrhsaia be
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
भिण्डी bhindi
राम्-तोरियाँ ram-toriya
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
ଭେଣ୍ଡି bhenti
~~~~~ PUNJABI ~~~~~
ਭੀਂਡੀ bhindi
ਰਾਮ ਤੋਰੀ ram tori
~~~~~ RAJASTHANI ~~~~~
भिंडी bhindi
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
अस्रपत्त्रक asrapattraka
भिण्ड bhinda
  • or भेण्डा bhenda, भेण्डी bhendi, भेण्डीतक bhenditaka, भिण्डक bhindaka, भिण्डीतक bhinditaka, ...Spoken Sanskrit
चतुष्पुण्ड्रा chatushpundra
करपर्ण karaparna
क्षेत्रसम्भव kshetrasambhava
वृत्तबीज vrttabija
कस्तूरी kasturi
~~~~~ SANTALI ~~~~~
ᱨᱟᱢ ᱡᱷᱤᱝᱜᱟᱹ Ram jhinga
~~~~~ SINDHI ~~~~~
bhiindii ڀيِنڊيِ
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
வெண்டை ventai
  • for syn. Hibiscus esculentus L. ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
  • or வெண்டி venti ... Wikipedia
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
బెండ benda
  • for syn. Hibiscus esculentus L. ... A Telugu-English dictionary by Charles Philip Brown
    ... this name shared with Abutilon indicum (L.) Sweet
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
ಬೆಂಡೆಕಾಯಿ bendekayi
  • Five Hundred Indian Plants by Basel Mission, Mangalore
  • ~~~~~ URDU ~~~~~
    بهنڐي bhindi
    ڐهينڙس dhenras
    رام ترئي ram-turai
    ~~~~~ x ~~~~~

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