Thursday 15 September 2022

Ensete superbum (Roxb.) Cheesman

Ensete superbum (Roxb.) Cheesman

en-SET-ee -- transcription of the plant's vernacular name ... Dave's Botanary
soo-PER-bum -- superb ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: cliff banana, rock banana, wild plantain • Adi: colon, kopak • Assamese: লবং কেং টং lobong keng tong • Gujarati: જંગલી કેળ jangli kela • Hindi: जंगली केला jangli kela • Kannada: ಬೆಟ್ಟಬಾಳೆ bettabale, ಕಾಡುಬಾಳೆ kaadubale, ಕಲ್ಲುಬಾಳೆ kallubale • Konkani: चवय chavay, जंगली केळीं jangli keli, रान क्यांळे raan kyaanle • Malayalam: കല്ലുവാഴ kalluvazha, കാട്ടുവാഴ kattuvazha, മലവാഴ malavazha • Marathi: चवेणी chaveni, कावदर kavadara, रानकेळ raankel • Rajasthani: जंगली केलो jangli kelo • Sanskrit: बहुबीज bahubija, वन कदली vana kadali • Singpho: namninyah • Tamil: கல்வாழை kal-valai, காட்டுவாழை kattu-valai, மலைவாழை malai-valai • Telugu: అడవి అరటి adavi arati • Tangsa: napkhoi • Tulu: ಕಲ್ಲ್ ಬಾರೆ kallubare • Zou: saisuong


botanical names: Ensete superbum (Roxb.) Cheesman ... homotypic synonym: Musa superba Roxb. ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
cliff banana
rock banana
wild plantain
~~~~~ ADI ~~~~~
colon, kopak
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
লবং কেং টং lobong keng tong
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
જંગલી કેળ jangli kela
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
जंगली केला jangli kela
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಬೆಟ್ಟಬಾಳೆ bettabale
ಕಾಡುಬಾಳೆ kaadubale
ಕಲ್ಲುಬಾಳೆ kallubale
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
चवय chavay
जंगली केळीं jangli keli
रान क्यांळे raan kyaanle
  • my mother tongue
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
കല്ലുവാഴ kalluvazha
കാട്ടുവാഴ kattuvazha
  • for Musa superba Roxb. ... ENVIS - FRLHT ... കാട്ടു kattu = wild; വാഴ vazha = plantain ... named so, due to its wild habit and habitat
മലവാഴ malavazha
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
चवेणी chaveni
  • for the popular name wild plantain ... A dictionary, Marathi and English by Molesworth, J. T. (James Thomas) ... other variants: चवेण chavena, चवी chavi, चवीण chavina, चवैण chavaina, चवई chavai, चवईण chavaina = a relish (helps elevate taste)
  • also चोवणी or चौवणी chowani ... Telangana Forest Department - Flora by R D Reddy
कावदर kavadara
रानकेळ raankel
~~~~~ MIZO ~~~~~
sai-su
~~~~~ RAJASTHANI ~~~~~
जंगली केलो jangli kelo
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
बहुबीज bahubija, वन कदली van kadali
~~~~~ SINGPHO ~~~~~
namninyah
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
கல்வாழை kal-valai, காட்டுவாழை kattu-valai
  • for Musa superba Roxb. ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras ... கல் kal = rock, stone, காட்டு kattu = of forest, வாழை valai = plantain ... this plant is seen to grow wild on rocky cliffs, also is known to bear stony seeds, thus the given names
மலைவாழை malai-valai
~~~~~ TANGSA ~~~~~
napkhoi
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
అడవి అరటి adavi arati
  • for Musa superba Roxb. ... ENVIS - FRLHT ... అడవి adavi = wild; అరటి arati = plantain ... named so, due to its wild habit and habitat
  • Telangana Forest Department - Flora by R D Reddy
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
ಕಲ್ಲ್ ಬಾರೆ kallubare
~~~~~ ZOU (a tribe in Manipur) ~~~~~
saisuong
~~~~~ x ~~~~~

Wednesday 14 September 2022

Elatostema lineolatum Wight

Elatostema lineolatum Wight

ee-lay-toh-STEM-uh -- Greek: elatos (driving or striking), and stema (stamen) ... Dave's Botanary
lin-ee-oh-LAY-tum -- lined ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: lined elatostema • Angami: gazo, jotho • Karbi: himbu • Manipuri: ꯆꯤꯡ ꯁꯧꯒꯔꯤ ching sougri • Monpa: dambe-hru • Tangkhul: hantekhan


botanical names:
  • Elatostema lineolatum Wight ... accepted infraspecifics: Elatostema lineolatum var. lineolatum ... and a few more listed at POWO
  • Elatostema lineolatum var. lineolatum ... heterotypic synonyms: Elatostema lineolatum var. majus Wedd. • Elatostema tumidulum Koidz. ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
lined elatostema
  • name given for want of name ... name derived from the descriptive epithet lineolatum meaning lined ... Dave's Botanary
~~~~~ ANGAMI (also: Gnamei, Ngami, Tsoghami, Tsugumi, Monr, Tsanglo, Tenyidie) ~~~~~
gazo
jotho
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
chennaekadu
~~~~~ KARBI ~~~~~
himbu
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ MANIPURI ~~~~~
ꯆꯤꯡ ꯁꯧꯒꯔꯤ ching sougri
  • Upadhyay, A. K., Gogoi, R., & Mitra, P. K. (2021). Ethnobotany of the genus Elatostema J.R. Forster & G. Forster. Ethnobotany Research and Applications, 21, 1–24.
  • Many thanks to Dr Tabish Qureshi for help with this name ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ MONPA people (a major tribe of Arunachal Pradesh) ~~~~~
dambe-hru
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ TANGKHUL ~~~~~
hantekhan
  • name borrowed for want of name; this name is for some Elatostema sp. ... Upadhyay, A. K., Gogoi, R., & Mitra, P. K. (2021). Ethnobotany of the genus Elatostema J.R. Forster & G. Forster. Ethnobotany Research and Applications, 21, 1–24.
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ x ~~~~~

Tuesday 13 September 2022

Ecbolium ligustrinum (Vahl) Vollesen

Ecbolium ligustrinum (Vahl) Vollesen

ek-BOW-lee-um --from the ancient Greek ecbole (throwing out, a digression) ... Wiktionary
lig-UST-ree-num -- resembles ligustrum (privet) ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: blue fox tail nail dye, green ice crossandra, green shrimp plant, turquoise crossandra • Assamese: নীলকন্ঠ neelkantha • Bengali: ঝিন্টিকাঁটা jhintikanta, নীল কাঁটা nila kanta, নীল সহচরা nila sahachara, নীল সাথী nila sathi, উদজাতি udjati • Dogri: आसमानी झींगा aasmaani jhingaa • Hindi: उदजति udajati • Kannada: ಕಪ್ಪುಬೊಬ್ಬುಳಿ kappubobbuli, ಕಪ್ಪುಕರ್ಣಿ kappukarni, ಪಚ್ಚಾಂಬ್ರಾ patchambra • Konkani: रान अबोली ran aboli, रोरीझाड rorijhada • Malayalam: കരിംകുറിഞ്ഞി karimkurunni, ഒടിയമടന്ത odiyamadantha • Marathi: धाकटा अडुळसा dhakta adulsa, एकबोली ekboli, रान आबोली ran aboli • Odia: ପିଚୁକାଠ pichukatha • Sanskrit: नील सहचरः nila sahacharah, सैरीयकः sairiyakah • Tamil: நீலாம்பரி nilambari • Telugu: చీకటి కూర తుప్ప cheekatikoorathuppa, నక్కతోక nakkatoka, పచ్చ వాడంబరము pachchavadambaram • Tulu: ಕಪ್ಪುಕರ್ಣಿ kappukarni


botanical names:
  • Ecbolium ligustrinum (Vahl) Vollesen ... homotypic synonyms: Ecbolium viride subsp. ligustrinum (Vahl) M.R.Almeida • Justicia ligustrina Vahl ... accepted infraspecifics: Ecbolium ligustrinum var. ligustrinum ... POWO
  • Ecbolium ligustrinum var. ligustrinum ... heterotypic synonyms: Ecbolium linneanum Kurz • Eranthemum ecbolium T.Anderson ... and many more listed at POWO
  • Ecbolium viride var. laetevirens (Vahl) Santapau, Rec. Bot. Surv. India 16 (1): 208. 1967; B.D.Sharma et al., Fl. Karnataka Anal. 205. 1984. ... synonym of Ecbolium ligustrinum (Vahl) Vollesen, Kew Bull. 44: 651. 1989 ... many other synonyms listed in Karnataka Biodiversity Board, 2019. FLORA OF KARNATAKA, A Checklist, Volume – 2: Gymnosperms and Angiosperms. Part 1 - 1002
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
blue fox tail nail dye
  • for synonym Ecbolium linneanum Kurz ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
green ice crossandra, green shrimp plant, turquoise crossandra
  • Wikipedia
  • the colour of flower is likened to green ice, turquoise; the flower resembles to the popular crossandra (Crossandra infundibuliformis); green shrimp - the inflorescence with the overlapping green bracts is likened to form of shrimp
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
নীলকন্ঠ neelkantha
  • for synonym Ecbolium linneanum Kurz ... Baree - The Home Garden of Assam
~~~~~ BENGALI ~~~~~
ঝিন্টিকাঁটা jhintikanta, নীল কাঁটা nila kanta, নীল সহচরা nila sahachara, নীল সাথী nila sathi, উদজাতি udjati
~~~~~ DOGRI ~~~~~
आसमानी झींगा aasmaani jhingaa
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
  • or नीला झींगा nila jhingaa ... many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
उदजति udajati
  • for synonym Ecbolium linneanum Kurz ... ENVIS - FRLHT
  • उदजति udajati = drive out, expel, verb in Sanskrit ... Learn Sanskrit ... agrees well with meaning of the genus name ecbolium -- ancient Greek, ecbole = throwing out, a digression ... Wiktionary
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಕಪ್ಪುಬೊಬ್ಬುಳಿ kappubobbuli
ಕಪ್ಪುಕರ್ಣಿ kappukarni
ಪಚ್ಚಾಂಬ್ರಾ patchambra
  • Many thanks to Dr Mahadeswara Swamy for help with this name ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
रान अबोली ran aboli
रोरीझाड rorijhada
  • for synonym Ecbolium viride var. laetevirens (Vahl) Santapau ... Flora of Goa - webpage no longer available
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
കരിംകുറിഞ്ഞി karimkurunni
ഒടിയമടന്ത odiyamadantha
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
धाकटा अडुळसा dhakta adulsa
  • for synonym Ecbolium linneanum Kurz ... ENVIS - FRLHT
  • धाकटा dhakta = younger (sibling); अडुळसा adulsa = the adulsa plant, Justicia adhatoda - this plant belongs to the adulsa family, and is relatively smaller in size
एकबोली ekboli
  • Flowers of Sahyadri, a field guide to identify flowers of northern Western Ghats of India by Shrikant Ingalhalikar
रान आबोली ran aboli
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
no given name / no name found
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
ପିଚୁକାଠ pichukatha
  • Many thanks to Jayanta Jena for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
नील सहचरः nila sahacharah, सैरीयकः sairiyakah
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
நீலாம்பரி nilambari
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
చీకటి కూర తుప్ప cheekatikoorathuppa, నక్కతోక nakkatoka, పచ్చ వాడంబరము pachchavadambaram
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
ಕಪ್ಪುಕರ್ಣಿ kappukarni
~~~~~ x ~~~~~

Monday 12 September 2022

Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants

Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants

dis-FAY-nee-a -- Greek: dysphanis (dark or obscure) ... Dave's Botanary
am-bro-zhee-OH-id-eez -- resembling features of the genus Ambrosia ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: American wormseed, Jerusalem tea, Jerusalem oak, Jesuit tea, Mexican tea, Spanish tea, stinking weed, sweet pig weed, wormseed goosefoot • Assamese: বৰ জিলমিল bor-jilmil, চিসিক বল chisik bol, জংঘলী বথুৱা jangli bathua, সুগন্ধি জিলমিল sugondhi jilmil • Boro: buthua raja • Dogri: मुश्कि कुनाँह mushki kunaanh • Garo: chisik bol • Hindi: खटुआ khatua, सुगंध वास्तूक sugandha vastuka • Kannada: ಕಾಡುಓಮ kaadu oma, ಗುಡ್ಡೆಓಮ gudde oma, ಹುಳಿಓಮ huli oma • Konkani: ಕಾಡುವೋಂವೊ kaaduvonvo • Malayalam: ഈച്ചേക്കൊല്ലി eechchekkolli, കാട്ടയമോദകം kattayamodakam, മണ്ണെണ്ണച്ചെടി mannennachcheti, നാറ്റച്ചെടി naatachcheti • Manipuri: ꯃꯣꯟꯁꯥꯥꯑꯣꯕꯤ ꯃꯥꯟꯕꯤ monsaobi manbi, ꯇꯦꯔꯁꯤꯡ ꯅꯝꯕꯤ tersing nambi • Marathi: चंदनबटवा chandanbatva • Mizo: buar-chhim-tir, khawnvar-tui-rim-nam • Nepali: पसारे बेथे pasaare bethe, रातो बेथे raato bethe, रातो लट्टे raato latte • Odia: କାନ୍ଦ୍ରିଫଳ kandriphala • Rabha: ছাম বথলা sam-bothla • Rajasthani: बाथळी bathali • Sangtam: chisik bol • Tamil: புழுக்கொல்லிசெடி pulukkollichedi • Telugu: కాడ ఓము kadu-omu • Tulu: ಕಾಡುಓಮೊ kaadu omo


botanical names: Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants ... homotypic synonyms: Chenopodium ambrosioides L. ... heterotypic synonyms: Chenopodium suffruticosum Willd. ... and many more synonyms listed at POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
American wormseed, Mexican tea
Jerusalem oak
Jerusalem tea, Spanish tea, wormseed goosefoot
Jesuit tea
sweet pig weed, stinking weed
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
বৰ জিলমিল bor-jilmil
চিসিক বল chisik bol
জংঘলী বথুৱা jangli bathua
  • Many thanks to Monoj Nath for help with this name ... facebook
সুগন্ধি জিলমিল sugondhi jilmil
  • Many thanks to Ratneswar Kachari for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ BORO (or BODO) ~~~~~
buthua raja
~~~~~ DOGRI ~~~~~
मुश्कि कुनाँह mushki kunaanh
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ GARO ~~~~~
chisik bol
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
खटुआ khatua
सुगंध वास्तूक sugandha vastuka
  • for ¿ misapplied name ? Chenopodium ambrosioides Bert. ex Steud. ... ENVIS - FRLHT
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಕಾಡುಓಮ kaadu oma
ಗುಡ್ಡೆಓಮ gudde oma
ಹುಳಿಓಮ huli oma
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
ಕಾಡುವೋಂವೊ kaaduvonvo
  • for synonym Chenopodium ambrosioides L. ... Five Hundred Indian Plants by Basel Mission, Mangalore
  • ಕಾಡುವೋಂವೊ kaaduvonvo = wild ajowan -- as it grows in wild and for resembling nature of ajwain
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
ഈച്ചേക്കൊല്ലി eechchekkolli
കാട്ടയമോദകം kattayamodakam
മണ്ണെണ്ണച്ചെടി mannennachcheti
നാറ്റച്ചെടി naatachcheti
~~~~~ MANIPURI ~~~~~
ꯃꯣꯟꯁꯥꯥꯑꯣꯕꯤ ꯃꯥꯟꯕꯤ monsaobi manbi
ꯇꯦꯔꯁꯤꯡ ꯅꯝꯕꯤ tersing nambi
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
चंदनबटवा chandanbatva
  • for ¿ misapplied name ? Chenopodium ambrosioides Bert. ex Steud. ... ENVIS - FRLHT
~~~~~ MIZO ~~~~~
buar-chhim-tir
khawnvar-tui-rim-nam
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
पसारे बेथे pasaare bethe, रातो बेथे raato bethe, रातो लट्टे raato latte
  • Many thanks to Saroj Kumar Kasaju for help with these names ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
କାନ୍ଦ୍ରିଫଳ kandriphala
~~~~~ RABHA ~~~~~
ছাম বথলা sam-bothla
~~~~~ RAJASTHANI ~~~~~
बाथळी bathali
  • Many thanks to "e-Flora of Rajasthan" for help with this name ... Instagram
~~~~~ SANGTAM (also called Thukumi, Isachanure, or Lophomi, is a Naga language) ~~~~~
chisik bol
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
புழுக்கொல்லிசெடி pulukkollichedi
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
కాడ ఓము kadu-omu
  • name given for want of name - காட்டுஓமம் kattu-omam = wild ajowan ... name coined based on names of same meaning in other regional languages of India: Kannada (ಕಾಡುಓಮ kaadu oma) and Konkani (ಕಾಡುವೋಂವೊ kaaduvonvo)
  • rare distribution in Andhra Pradesh ... Flora Andhrika - Plant Wealth of Andhra Pradesh, India
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
ಕಾಡುಓಮೊ kaadu omo
~~~~~ x ~~~~~

Saturday 3 September 2022

Dysoxylum gotadhora (Buch.-Ham.) Mabb.

Dysoxylum gotadhora (Buch.-Ham.) Mabb.

dis-oh-ZY-lum -- Greek: dys (bad) and xylon (wood) ... Dave's Botanary
¿ go-ta-DHO-rah ? -- Bengali name of the plant ... Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society

commonly known as: cup-calyxed white cedar • Assamese: বান্দৰ ডিমা bandor dima • Bengali: বড গোটাধরা bara gotadhora • Garo: bol-narang, masispel • Kachari: bon-dau-iung, rata • Kannada: ಅಗಿಲ್ agil, ಕಾಡು ಗಂಧ kadu gandha • Karbi: khrang-kelok-arong • Konkani: एरंड erand, यरंडी yerandi • Kuki: kakso-kehal • Malayalam: അകില്‍ akil • Marathi: देवदारू devadaru, येरिंडी yerindi • Mech: dingari-guphut, dingi-bomphang • Miri: galing-asing • Mizo: saha-ṭah • Naga: herenthak-chi-ching • Sylheti: hota-rata • Tamil: அகுணியகில் akuniyakil, செம்பில் cempil • Tippera: kaksok


botanical names: Dysoxylum gotadhora (Buch.-Ham.) Mabb. ... homotypic synonyms: Guarea gotadhora Buch.-Ham. ... heterotypic synonyms: Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. • Dysoxylum binectarifolium C.DC. • Guarea binectarifera Roxb. ... and many more listed at POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
cup-calyxed white cedar
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
বান্দৰ ডিমা bandor dima
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... many thanks to Ranjan Hazarika for help with this name ... facebook
  • Many thanks to Monoj Nath for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ BENGALI ~~~~~
বড গোটাধরা bara gotadhora
¿ লস্সুনি ? lassuni
  • The Useful Plants of India by NISCAIR
  • not sure of the name put in Bengali script - লস্সুনি - needs validation
~~~~~ GARO ~~~~~
bol-narang, masispel
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
~~~~~ KACHARI ~~~~~
bon-dau-iung, rata
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
ಅಗಿಲ್ agil
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Alar - an authoritative Kannada-English dictionary corpus created by V. Krishna
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Mandayam Digital Library - Latin and Kannada names of indigenous and medicinal plants of Mysore by S G Narsimhachar
  • or ಅಗಿಲು agilu ... for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... ENVIS - FRLHT
ಕಾಡು ಗಂಧ kadu gandha
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Alar - an authoritative Kannada-English dictionary corpus created by V. Krishna
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Mandayam Digital Library - Latin and Kannada names of indigenous and medicinal plants of Mysore by S G Narsimhachar
~~~~~ KARBI (also known as Mikir or Arleng) ~~~~~
khrang-kelok-arong
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das ... or simply khrang
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
एरंड erand, यरंडी yerandi
~~~~~ KUKI (an ethnic group native to the Mizo Hills) ~~~~~
kakso-kehal
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
അകില്‍ akil
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
देवदारू devadaru
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Talbot Trees Bombay
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... vikaspedia
येरिंडी yerindi
~~~~~ MECH (an ethnic group found in West Bengal and Assam in India, and in Nepal) ~~~~~
dingari-guphut, dingi-bomphang
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das ... or just dingari
  • Many thanks to Manab Pratim Sarma for help with knowing about this ethnic tribe ... facebook
~~~~~ MIRI (or Mising, also known as Plains Miri) ~~~~~
galing-asing
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
~~~~~ MIZO ~~~~~
saha-ṭah
~~~~~ NAGA ~~~~~
herenthak-chi-ching
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
~~~~~ SYLHETI ~~~~~
hota-rata
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
அகுணியகில் akuniyakil
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... ENVIS - FRLHT
  • for the popular descriptive name cup-calyxed white cedar ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
செம்பில் cempil
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
~~~~~ TIPPERA (spoken in Tripura) ~~~~~
kaksok
  • for synonym Dysoxylum binectariferum (Roxb.) Hook.f. ex Bedd. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
~~~~~ x ~~~~~

Oxystelma esculentum (L.f.) R.Br.

oks-see-STEL-ma -- Greek: oxys (sharp); stelma (girdle); in reference to the sharp segments of the corona ... Dave's Botanary es...