Thursday 28 September 2023

Mitreola petiolata (J.F.Gmel.) Torr. & A.Gray

Mitreola petiolata (J.F.Gmel.) Torr. & A.Gray

my-tree-OH-la -- diminutive of mitra (cap, headdress or turban) ... Dave's Botanary
pet-ee-oh-LAH-tuh -- has leaf stalks (petioles) ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: lax hornpod, miterwort


botanical names: Mitreola petiolata (J.F.Gmel.) Torr. & A.Gray ... homotypic synonyms: Cynoctonum petiolatum J.F.Gmel. ... heterotypic synonyms: Cynoctonum mitreola (L.) Britton • Mitreola oldenlandioides (G.Don) Wall. ex A.DC. • Mitreola paniculata Wall. ex G.Don • Ophiorrhiza mitreola L. ... and many more at POWO
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
lax hornpod
miterwort
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
*Andaman Islands, *Andhra Pradesh, *Assam, *Bihar, *Goa, *Gujarat, *Himachal Pradesh, *Jammu, *Karnataka, *Kerala, *Madhya Pradesh, *Maharashtra, *Manipur, *Meghalaya, *Nagaland, *Nagar-Haveli, *Odisha, *Rajasthan, *Sikkim, *Telangana, *Uttar Pradesh, *West Bengal
* no given name / no name found, in the regional language(s) of the state
~~~~~ Last updated: 28-09-2023 ~~~~~
Loganiaceae annual herb "Mitreola petiolata" "Cynoctonum mitreola" "Mitreola oldenlandioides" "Mitreola paniculata" "Ophiorrhiza mitreola" "lax hornpod" miterwort

Monday 25 September 2023

Miliusa tomentosa (Roxb.) Finet & Gagnep.

Miliusa tomentosa (Roxb.) Finet & Gagnep.

¿ mil-ee-u-suh ? -- named for Pierre Bernard Milius, French naval officer; joined the expedition of Nicolas Baudin ... Wikipedia
toh-men-TOH-suh -- covered with fine, matted hairs ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: hoomGujarati: ઉંભ umbh, ઉંભો umbho, ઉંફ umph • Hindi: हूम hoom, करी kari • Kannada: ಕರಿ ಹೆಸರೆ kari hesare, ಕಾಲಾದ್ರಿ kaalaadri, ವುಂಬೆ wumb • Konkani: हूम hoom, व्हूंब vhumb • Malayalam: കൈതമാവ് kaithamaavu, കാനക്കൈത kanakkaita, തവിടി thavidi • Marathi: हुम्ब humb, थोस्का thoska • Odia: ଗନ୍ଧପଳାଶ gandhapalash, ଗନ୍ଧଶାଳିଆ gandhasalia • Rajasthani: करी अम्बिया kari ambiya • Tamil: பெரியவாய் periyavaay • Telugu: బర్రె దూడుగ barre duduga, బుడ్డ దూడుగ budda duduga, గాడిద లొట్ట gadida lotta, పెద్ద చిలకదూడుగ pedda chiluka duduga


botanical names: Miliusa tomentosa (Roxb.) Finet & Gagnep. ... homotypic synonyms: Saccopetalum tomentosum (Roxb.) Hook.f. & Thomson • Uvaria tomentosa Roxb. ... POWO
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
hoom
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
written in: Gujarati (ગુજરાતી) ... spoken in: Gujarat, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu
ઉંભ umbh
ઉંભો umbho, ઉંફ umph
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (हिन्दी) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan
हूम hoom
करी kari
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಕರಿ ಹೆಸರೆ kari hesare
ಕಾಲಾದ್ರಿ kaalaadri
ವುಂಬೆ wumb
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Roman ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala
हूम hoom, व्हूंब vhumb
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala
കാനക്കൈത kaanakkaitha
കൈതമാവ് kaithamaavu, തവിടി thavidi
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
हुम्ब humb, थोस्का thoska
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
written in: Odia (ଓଡ଼ିଆ) ... spoken in: Odisha
ଗନ୍ଧପଳାଶ gandhapalash
ଗନ୍ଧଶାଳିଆ gandhasalia
~~~~~ RAJASTHANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (राजस्थानी) ... spoken in: Rajasthan
करी अम्बिया kari ambiya
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu
பெரியவாய் periyavaay
  • for Saccopetalum tomentosum (Roxb.) Hook.f. & Thomson ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
  • or பெருவாய் மரம் peruvaay maram ... for Saccopetalum tomentosum (Roxb.) Hook.f. & Thomson ... Tamil names of Botanical names by Yercaud Ilango
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
బర్రె దుద్దుగ barre dudduga, బుడ్డ దుద్దుగ budda dudduga, గాడిద లొట్ట gaadida lotta, కమరకోరు kamarakoru, నల్ల చిలక దుద్ది nalla chika duddi, పెద్ద చిలక దుద్దుగ pedda chiluka dudduga
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Goa, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh
~~~~~ Last updated: 27-09-2023 ~~~~~
Annonaceae tropical deciduous tree "Miliusa tomentosa" "Saccopetalum tomentosum" "Uvaria tomentosa" "hoom"

Sunday 24 September 2023

Mesua ferrea L.

Mesua ferrea L.

¿ may-SEW-ah ? -- named after Mesue, father-son, Arabian physicians and botanists ... A Pocket Botanical Dictionary by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley
FER-ee-uh -- of iron ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: Ceylon ironwood, cobra's saffron, Indian rose chestnut, poached egg tree • Abor: ingi-asing • Assamese: নাগেশ্বৰ nageswor, নাগকেশৰ nagkexor, নাহৰ nahor, নোক্তে nokte • Bengali: নাগেশ্বর nageshwar, নাগকেশর nagkeshar • Dogri: नाग चम्बा naag chamba • Garo: karai, khimdi • Gujarati: નાગચંપો nagchampo, નાગકેસર nagkesar, થોરલા ચંપા thorla champa • Hindi: दलाढक daladhak, द्विप dvipa, नागचंपा nagchampa, नागेसर nagesar, नागकेसर nagkesar, फलक phalak, फणिकेशर phani-keshar, पुष्परोचन pushp-rochan, वज्रकाठ vajrakat • Kachari: khung-khari-baphang • Kannada: ನಾಗಕೇಸರ naagakesara, ನಾಗಸಂಪಿಗೆ naagasampige • Karbi: micharne, phik charnearong • Kashmiri: नागकीसर् nagkisar • Khasi: dieng-ngai • Konkani: नागचाम्फो nagchamfo, व्हडलो चाम्पो vhadlo champo • Kuki: kherser • Malayalam: ചുരുളി churuli, നാഗചമ്പകം naagachampakam, നാഗകേസരം naagakesaram, നാഗപ്പൂ naagappu, നാങ്ക്‌ naanku, വയനാവ്‌ vayanaav • Manipuri: ꯅꯥꯒꯦꯁꯣꯔ nagesor, ꯅꯥꯒꯦꯁ꯭ꯋꯔ nageswar, ꯎꯊꯧ uthou • Marathi: नागचाफा nag chafa, नागकेशर nagkeshar • Mech: nasser-bippang • Mishing: নাহৰ nahor • Mizo: herh-sê • Naga: ngai-ching • Nepali: नागकेशर naagakeshar, नागेश्वरी naageshwaree, रुख् केशर rukh keshar • Nyishi: nahar • Odia: ଦଳାଢ଼କ dalardhaka, ଦେବ ବଲ୍ଲଭ deba ballabha, ଦେବ କେଶର deba kesara, ଦ୍ବିପ dwipa, ହେମ ପୁଷ୍ପ hema pushpa, ନାଗ କେଶର naga keshara, ନମେରୁ nameru, ପାଟଳ patala, ଫଳକ phalaka, ଫଣି କେଶର phani kesara, ପୁନ୍ନାଗ punnaga, ରାଜ ପୁଷ୍ପ raja pushpa, ରକ୍ତପୁଷ୍ପ raktapushpa, ରକ୍ତ ରେଣୁ rakta renu, ରକ୍ତ ଶେଖର rakta sekhara, ରୁକ୍ମ rukhma, ସ୍ୱର୍ଣ୍ଣ sarnna, ସର୍ପାଖ୍ୟ sarpakhya, ଷଟ୍ପଦ ପ୍ରିୟ shatpada priya, ସୁଗନ୍ଧିକ sugandhika, ସୁପର୍ଣ୍ଣ suparnna, ସୁରପନ୍ନାଗ surapannaga • Pali: नाग रुक्ख naga rukkha • Punjabi: ਨਾਗਕੇਸਰ nagkesar • Sanskrit: अहिपुष्प ahipuspa, भुजङ्गाख्य bhujangakhya, चाम्पेय champeya, दलाढक daladhaka, द्विप dvipa, हेमन् heman, हेमपुष्प hemapuspa, हीन hina, इभकेशर ibhakeshara, इभाख्य ibhakhya, जनकाह्वय janakahvaya, कनक kanaka, कनकाह्व kanakahva, कारुज karuja, केसर kesara, खरघातन kharaghatana, किञ्ज kinja, नागाह्वा nagahva, नागकेसर nagakesara, नागाख्य nagakhya, नागनामक naganamaka, नागपुष्प nagapushpa, नागीज nagija, पन्नगकेसर pannagakesara, फलक phalaka, फणिकेसर phanikesara, पिञ्जर pinjara, पुष्परोचन pushparochana, राजपुष्प rajapushpa, रुक्म rukma, सर्प sarpa, सर्पाख्य sarpakhya, षट्पदप्रिय satpadapriya, सुपर्णाख्य suparnakhya, सुवर्ण suvarna, सुवर्णाख्य suvarnakhya, वारणकेसर varanakesara, वराटकरजस् varatakarajas • Tamil: ஐசிலம் aicilam, சிறுநாகம் ciru-nakam, சிறுநாகப்பூ ciru-nakappu, சுருளி curuli, இராசயுகம் iraca-yukam, நாகமரம் nakamaram, நாங்கு nanku, பாலை palai • Telugu: చీకటి మాను cheekatimaanu, గజపుష్పము gaja-pushpamu, కేసరము kesaramu, కింజల్కము kinjalkamu, నాగచంపకము naagachampakamu, నాగకేసరము naga-kesaramu, సువర్ణము suvarnamu • Tibetan: ཀེ་ས་ར། ke sa ra, ཀླུ་ཤིང་གི་མེ་ཏོག klu shing gi me tog, ན་ག་གེ་སར། na ga ge sar • Tippera: khershei • Tulu: ಬೈನಾವು bainavu, ಕೇಶರ keshara • Urdu: ناگيسر nagesar, پهلك phalak, پهنکيشر phani-keshar, پشپ روچن pushp-rochan


botanical names: Mesua ferrea L. ... accepted infraspecifics: Mesua ferrea var. ferrea ... heterotypic synonyms: Calophyllum nagassarium Burm.f. • Mesua nagassarium (Burm.f.) Kosterm. • Mesua pedunculata Wight • Mesua roxburghii Wight ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
Ceylon ironwood, cobra's saffron, Indian rose chestnut
poached egg tree
  • Sri Ranjani Sivapalan1 and Vinotha Sanmugarajah - Dictionary of Medicinal Plants - Scientific Names, Family and Selected Vernacular (English, Sinhala, Sanskrit and Tamil) Names
  • the large, fragrant white flowers have a golden centre, earning the tree its "poached egg" name
~~~~~ ABOR ~~~~~
written in: Latin ... spoken in: Arunachal Pradesh ... Abor is one of the two groups of the various languages and dialects of the Adi people, other being Lhoba, spoken by Lobha people of south-eastern Tibet
ingi-asing
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
written in: Assamese (অসমীয়া) ... spoken in: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya
নাহৰ nahor
  • XOBDO - A descriptive multilingual dictionary by the people, for the people and of the people of north-east India
  • ৱিকিপিডিয়া - মুক্ত বিশ্বকোষ
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
নোক্তে nokte
নাগেশ্বৰ nageswor, নাগকেশৰ nagkexor
  • XOBDO - A descriptive multilingual dictionary by the people, for the people and of the people of north-east India
~~~~~ BENGALI ~~~~~
written in: Bengali (বাংলা) ... spoken in: West Bengal, Assam, Jharkhand
নাগেশ্বর nageshwar, নাগকেশর nagkeshar
~~~~~ DOGRI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (डोगरी) ... spoken in: Jammu & Kashmir ... spoken by the Dogras
नाग चम्बा naag chamba
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ GARO ~~~~~
written in: Roman, Bengali-Assamese, A-Chik Tok'birim ... spoken in: Meghalaya, Assam
karai, khimdi
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
written in: Gujarati (ગુજરાતી) ... spoken in: Gujarat, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu
નાગચંપો nagchampo, નાગકેસર nagkesar, થોરલા ચંપા thorla champa
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (हिन्दी) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan
दलाढक daladhak, द्विप dvipa, नागेसर nagesar (or नागेशर nageshar), फलक phalak, फणिकेशर phani-keshar, पुष्परोचन pushp-rochan
नागचंपा nagchampa, वज्रकाठ vajrakat
नागकेसर nagkesar
~~~~~ KACHARI ~~~~~
written in: Bengali-Assamese, Devanagari, Latin ... spoken in: Assam, Nagaland ... other names for this language: Plains Kachari (Boro or Bara) and Hill Kachari (Dimasa)
khung-khari-baphang
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ನಾಗಕೇಸರ naagakesara, ನಾಗಸಂಪಿಗೆ naagasampige
~~~~~ KARBI ~~~~~
written in: Roman ... spoken in: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland ... other names for this language: Mikir or Arleng
micharne, phik charnearong
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ KASHMIRI ~~~~~
written in: Koshur (Perso-Arabic كٲشُر), Devanagari (कश्मीरी), ... spoken in: Kashmir
नागकीसर् nagkisar
~~~~~ KHASI ~~~~~
written in: Latin (Khasi alphabet), Bengali-Assamese ... spoken in: Meghalaya, Assam
dieng-ngai
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Roman ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala
नागचाम्फो nagchamfo, व्हडलो चाम्पो vhadlo champo
~~~~~ KUKI ~~~~~
written in: Roman ... spoken in: Manipur, Assam, Nagaland ... other names for this language:Thado, Thado-Pao, Thado-Ubiphei, Thaadou Kuki
kherser
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala
ചുരുളി churuli, വയനാവ്‌ vayanaav
നാഗചമ്പകം naagachampakam, നാങ്ക്‌ naanku
നാഗപ്പൂ naagappu
നാഗകേസരം naagakesaram
~~~~~ MANIPURI ~~~~~
written in: Meiteilon (ꯃꯩꯇꯩꯂꯣꯟ) ... spoken in: Manipur ... other names for this language: Meetei
ꯅꯥꯒꯦꯁꯣꯔ nagesor, ꯅꯥꯒꯦꯁ꯭ꯋꯔ nageswar
ꯎꯊꯧ uthou
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
नागचाफा nagchafa
नागकेशर nagkeshar
~~~~~ MECH ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari, Roman ... spoken by: Mech people (Bodos of north West Bengal)
nasser-bippang
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ MISHING ~~~~~
written in: Assamese, Devanagari, Latin ... spoken in: Assam ... other names for this language: Mising, Plains Miri
নাহৰ nahor
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ MIZO ~~~~~
written in: Latin, Bengali-Assamese ... spoken in: Mizoram ... other names for this language: Lushai, Duhlian
herh-sê
~~~~~ NAGA ~~~~~
written in: Roman ... spoken in: Nagaland ... the Naga languages are a geographic and ethnic grouping of languages, spoken mostly by Naga peoples
ngai-ching
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (नेपाली) ... spoken in: Nepal, West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim
नागकेशर naagakeshar, नागेश्वरी naageshwaree
  • Many thanks to Saroj Kumar Kasaju for help with these names ... efloraofindia
रुख् केशर rukh keshar
~~~~~ NYISHI ~~~~~
written in: Latin ... spoken in: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam ... other names for this language: Nishi, Nisi, Nishang, Nissi, Nyising, Leil, Aya, Akang, Bangni-Bangru, Solung
nahar
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
written in: Odia (ଓଡ଼ିଆ) ... spoken in: Odisha
ଦଳାଢ଼କ dalardhaka, ଦେବ ବଲ୍ଲଭ deba ballabha, ଦେବ କେଶର deba kesara, ଦ୍ବିପ dwipa, ହେମ ପୁଷ୍ପ hema pushpa, ନାଗ କେଶର naga keshara, ନମେରୁ nameru, ପାଟଳ patala, ଫଳକ phalaka, ଫଣି କେଶର phani kesara, ପୁନ୍ନାଗ punnaga, ରାଜ ପୁଷ୍ପ raja pushpa, ରକ୍ତପୁଷ୍ପ raktapushpa, ରକ୍ତ ରେଣୁ rakta renu, ରକ୍ତ ଶେଖର rakta sekhara, ରୁକ୍ମ rukhma, ସ୍ୱର୍ଣ୍ଣ sarnna, ସର୍ପାଖ୍ୟ sarpakhya, ଷଟ୍ପଦ ପ୍ରିୟ shatpada priya, ସୁଗନ୍ଧିକ sugandhika, ସୁପର୍ଣ୍ଣ suparnna, ସୁରପନ୍ନାଗ surapannaga
~~~~~ PALI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (पालि) ... used by priests and scholars
नाग रुक्ख naga rukkha
~~~~~ PUNJABI ~~~~~
written in: Gurmukhi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) ... spoken in: Punjab
ਨਾਗਕੇਸਰ nagkesar
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (संस्कृतम्) ... used all over India by priests and scholars
अहिपुष्प ahipuspa, भुजङ्गाख्य bhujangakhya, चाम्पेय champeya, दलाढक daladhaka, द्विप dvipa, हेमन् heman, हेमपुष्प hemapuspa, हीन hina, इभकेशर ibhakeshara, इभाख्य ibhakhya, जनकाह्वय janakahvaya, कनक kanaka, कनकाह्व kanakahva, कारुज karuja, केसर kesara, खरघातन kharaghatana, किञ्ज kinja, नागाह्वा nagahva, नागकेसर nagakesara, नागाख्य nagakhya, नागनामक naganamaka, नागपुष्प nagapushpa, नागीज nagija, पन्नगकेसर pannagakesara, फलक phalaka, फणिकेसर phanikesara, पिञ्जर pinjara, पुष्परोचन pushparochana, राजपुष्प rajapushpa, रुक्म rukma, सर्प sarpa, सर्पाख्य sarpakhya, षट्पदप्रिय satpadapriya, सुपर्णाख्य suparnakhya, सुवर्ण suvarna, सुवर्णाख्य suvarnakhya, वारणकेसर varanakesara, वराटकरजस् varatakarajas
  • for Mesua roxburghii Wight ... Learn Sanskrit - पठत संस्कृतम् - शब्दकोशः
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu
ஐசிலம் aicilam, சிறுநாகம் ciru-nakam, சிறுநாகப்பூ ciru-nakappu, சுருளி curuli, இராசயுகம் iraca-yukam, பாலை palai
நாங்கு nanku
நாகமரம் nakamaram
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
గజపుష్పము gaja-pushpamu, నాగకేసరము naga-kesaramu
చీకటి మాను cheekatimaanu, కేసరము kesaramu, కింజల్కము kinjalkamu, నాగచంపకము naagachampakamu, సువర్ణము suvarnamu
~~~~~ TIBETAN ~~~~~
written in: Tibetan ... spoken in: Tibet, Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh, Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bhutan
ཀེ་ས་ར། ke sa ra, ཀླུ་ཤིང་གི་མེ་ཏོག klu shing gi me tog, ན་ག་གེ་སར། na ga ge sar (or ན་ག་གེ་ས་ར། na ga ge sa ra)
  • 84000 : Translating the words of the Buddha
~~~~~ TIPPERA ~~~~~
written in: Roman, Bengali ... spoken in: Tripura ... other names for this language: Tripuri, Kokbarak, Kokborok, Trippera
khershei
  • Flora of Assam Vol I (Part I) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das
  • Shri R L Badhwar and Dr R R Fernandez - Edible Wild Plants of the Himalayas - The Forest Research Institute and Colleges, Dehra Dun
  • or kharshei ... K. A. Chowdhury, S. S. Ghosh and others - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses - Vol. I
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
written in: Kannada, Malayalam ... spoken in: Karnataka, north Kerala
ಬೈನಾವು bainavu
ಕೇಶರ keshara
~~~~~ URDU ~~~~~
written in: Urdu (اردو) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka
ناگيسر nagesar (or ناگيشر nageshar), پهلك phalak, پهنکيشر phani-keshar, پشپ روچن pushp-rochan
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
Assam, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Bihar [I], Odisha [I], Sikkim [I], Uttar Pradesh [I]
[I] = introduced
~~~~~ Last updated: 24-09-2023 ~~~~~
Calophyllaceae Guttiferae Clusiaceae tropical perennial evergreen tree "large shrub"

Wednesday 20 September 2023

Memecylon terminale Dalzell

Memecylon terminale Dalzell

muh-MEHS-uh-lawn -- adopted from the Greek name of Arbutus fruit ... Encyclopaedia Londinensis
term-in-AL-ee or term-in-AL-ay -- terminal position ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: smallest Indian memecylon • Kannada: ಸಣ್ಣ ನೆಕ್ಕರೆ sanna nekkare • Konkani: सान अंजनी saan anjani • Malayalam: ചെറിയ കായാവ് cheriya kaayaavu • Tamil: சிறு காயா chiru kaya


botanical names: Memecylon terminale Dalzell ... heterotypic synonyms:Memecylon amabile Bedd. ... POWO
Bibliography / etymology
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
smallest Indian memecylon
  • name coined, for want of name; perhaps the smallest of the Indian (Memecylon) species ... THE BOMBAY FLORA, or, SHORT DESCRIPTIONS of all THE INDIGENOUS PLANTS HITHERTO DISCOVERED IN OR NEAR THE BOMBAY PRESIDENCY together with A SUPPLEMENT OF INTRODUCED AND NATURALISED SPECIES by Nicolas A Dalzell M.A. and Alexander Gibson, F.L.S., 1861
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಸಣ್ಣ ನೆಕ್ಕರೆ sanna nekkare
  • name coined, for want of name; ಸಣ್ಣ ನೆಕ್ಕರೆ sanna nekkare = small nekkare; based on the name ದೊಡ್ಡ ನೆಕ್ಕರೆ dodda nekkare = big nekkare, given name for Memecylon malabaricum Cogn.
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Roman ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala
सान अंजनी saan anjani
  • name coined, for want of name; सान saan = small (size); अंजनी anjani = given name for Memecylon umbellatum Burm.f.
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala
ചെറിയ കായാവ് cheriya kaayaavu
  • name coined, for want of name ... many thanks to Sam Kuzhalanattu for help with this name ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu
சிறு காயா chiru kaya
  • name coined, for want of name ... many thanks to Dr Vijayasankar Raman for help with this name ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu; endemic
~~~~~ Last updated: 20-09-2023 ~~~~~
Melastomataceae Melastomaceae endemic understorey shrub "Memecylon terminale" "Memecylon amabile" "smallest Indian memecylon"

Melicope lunu-ankenda (Gaertn.) T.G.Hartley

Melicope lunu-ankenda (Gaertn.) T.G.Hartley

mel-ee-KO-pay -- Greek: meli (honey); kope (a division), referring to four glands near the ovary ... Dave's Botanary
¿ lu-nu-UN-can-duh ? -- Sinhalese name of this plant, ලුණු·අන්කෙන්ද lunu-ankenda ... A Sinhalese-English dictionary by Charles Carter

commonly known as: matchbox tree, melicope • Kachari: মিডাউমা বিফাংগ midauma-baphang • Kannada: ಬೆಂಕಿಪೆಟ್ಟಿ ಗಿಡ benkipettige gida, ಕಾಬಾಳೆ kaabaale, ಮುಗಳಿ mugali, ಮುಂಗಪ್ಪೆ mungappe • Malayalam: കമ്പിളി kampili, കനല kanala, കാട്ടുചമ്പകം kaattuchampakam, നാശകം naashakam, തീപ്പെട്ടിമരം theepettimaram • Marathi: बोक bok • Tamil: கானலி kanali, காட்டுசெண்பகம் kattucampakam • Telugu: వనసంపంగి vanasampangi • Tulu: ಸೂತಪೆಟ್ಟಿಗೆ ಮರ soothapettige mara


botanical names: Melicope lunu-ankenda (Gaertn.) T.G.Hartley ... homotypic synonyms: Euodia lunu-ankenda (Gaertn.) Merr. • Fagara lunu-ankenda Gaertn. ... heterotypic synonyms: Euodia roxburghiana (Cham.) Benth. • Zanthoxylum roxburghianum Cham. ... and many more at POWO
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
matchbox tree
melicope
~~~~~ KACHARI ~~~~~
written in: Bengali-Assamese, Devanagari, Latin ... spoken in: Assam, Nagaland ... other names for this language: Plains Kachari (Boro or Bara) and Hill Kachari (Dimasa)
মিডাউমা বিফাংগ midauma-baphang
  • for Euodia roxburghiana (Cham.) Benth. ... Flora of Assam Vol I (Part II) by U N Kanjilal, P C Kanjilal, A Das, C Purkayastha
  • for Euodia roxburghiana (Cham.) Benth. ... Botanical Survey of India - Indian Woods - their identification, properties and uses
  • for Zanthoxylum roxburghianum Cham. ... many thanks to Brahmananda Patiri for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಬೆಂಕಿಪೆಟ್ಟಿ ಗಿಡ benkipettige gida
ಕಾಬಾಳೆ kaabaale
ಮುಗಳಿ mugali
ಮುಂಗಪ್ಪೆ mungappe
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala
കമ്പിളി kampili
കനല kanala
കാട്ടുചമ്പകം kaattuchampakam, നാശകം naashakam
തീപ്പെട്ടിമരം theepettimaram
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
बोक bok
  • Further Flowers of Sahyadri by Shrikant Ingalhalikar, the second among the three field guides to identify plants of northern Western Ghats of India, based on flowers
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu
கானலி kanali
காட்டுசெண்பகம் kattucampakam
  • BIOTIK (Biodiversity Informatics and co-operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base)
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
వనసంపంగి vanasampangi
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
written in: Kannada, Malayalam ... spoken in: Karnataka, north Kerala
ಸೂತಪೆಟ್ಟಿಗೆ ಮರ soothapettige mara
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
*Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, *Meghalaya, *Odisha, *Sikkim, Tamil Nadu
* no given name / no name found, in the regional language(s) of the state
~~~~~ Last updated: 20-09-2023 ~~~~~
Rutaceae evergreen tree "Melicope lunu-ankenda" "Euodia lunu-ankenda" "Fagara lunu-ankenda" "matchbox tree"

Sunday 17 September 2023

Medicago sativa L.

Medicago sativa subsp. sativa

med-DIK-ah-go -- from the ancient Greek medike - meaning medic grass ... Dave's BotanaryPlantUse English
sa-TEE-vuh -- cultivated ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: alfalfa, buffalo herb, lucerne, purple medic • Gujarati: ગદબ gadab, ઘોડાઘાસ ghodaghaas, લચકો lachko, રજકો rajako, વિલાયતી ઘાસ vilayati ghas, વિલાયતી મેથી vilayati methi • Hindi: अल्फाल्फा alfalfa, लुसन घास lusan ghas, रिज़का rizka • Kachchhi: રીંજકો rinjako • Kannada: ಆಲ್ಫಾಲ್ಫ alphalpha, ಕುದುರೆ ಮಸಾಲೆ ಸೊಪ್ಪು kudure masaale soppu, ಲುಸರ್ನೆ ಸೊಪ್ಪು lusarne soppu, ವಿಲಾಯಿತಿ ಹುಲ್ಲು vilaayiti hullu • Kashmiri: बेरसीन् baerseen • Konkani: लसुन घास lasun ghaas, लुजेन luzen • Ladakhi: Yarkandi ole • Malayalam: അൽഫാൽഫ alphaalpha, ലുസേൺ lusen • Marathi: लसूण घास lasun ghas, लुजेन lujen, विलायती गवत vilayati gavat • Nepali: लुसर्न घाँस lusarna ghaansa • Punjabi: ਅਲਫਾਲਫਾ alaphalapha, ਦੁਰੇਸ਼ਤਾ dureshta, ਲੂਸਣ lusana, ਸਿੰਝੀ sinjhi • Rajasthani: रिज़का rijka • Sanskrit: अश्वाबला ashvabala • Tamil: குதிரை மசால் kutirai macal • Telugu: అల్ఫాల్ఫా alphalpha • Urdu: برسیم bersim


botanical names: Medicago sativa L. ... accepted infraspecifics: Medicago sativa subsp. sativa ... and more at POWO
Bibliography / etymology
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
alfalfa, lucerne
buffalo herb (or buffalo grass), purple medic
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
written in: Gujarati (ગુજરાતી) ... spoken in: Gujarat, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu
ગદબ gadab, ઘોડાઘાસ ghodaghaas
લચકો lachko
રજકો rajako, વિલાયતી ઘાસ vilayati ghas
વિલાયતી મેથી vilayati methi
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (हिन्दी) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan
अल्फाल्फा alfalfa
लुसन घास lusan ghas, रिज़का rizka
~~~~~ KACHCHHI ~~~~~
written in: Gujarati (કચ્છી), Sindhi (ڪڇّي) ... spoken in: Kutch region of Gujarat
રીંજકો rinjako
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಆಲ್ಫಾಲ್ಫ alphalpha
ಕುದುರೆ ಮಸಾಲೆ ಸೊಪ್ಪು kudure masaale soppu, ಲುಸರ್ನೆ ಸೊಪ್ಪು lusarne soppu, ವಿಲಾಯಿತಿ ಹುಲ್ಲು vilaayiti hullu
~~~~~ KASHMIRI ~~~~~
written in: Koshur (Perso-Arabic كٲشُر), Devanagari (कश्मीरी), ... spoken in: Kashmir
बेरसीन् baerseen
  • Many thanks to Shakir Ahmad for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Roman ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala
लसुन घास lasun ghaas, लुजेन luzen
~~~~~ LADAKHI ~~~~~
written in: Tibetan (ལ་དྭགས་སྐད་) ... spoken in: Ladakh
Yarkandi ole
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala
അൽഫാൽഫ alphaalpha, ലുസേൺ lusen
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
लसूण घास lasun ghas, लुजेन lujen, विलायती गवत vilayati gavat
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (नेपाली) ... spoken in: Nepal, West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim
लुसर्न घाँस lusarna ghaansa
~~~~~ PUNJABI ~~~~~
written in: Gurmukhi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) ... spoken in: Punjab
ਅਲਫਾਲਫਾ alaphalapha
ਦੁਰੇਸ਼ਤਾ dureshta, ਸਿੰਝੀ sinjhi
ਲੂਸਣ lusana
~~~~~ RAJASTHANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (राजस्थानी) ... spoken in: Rajasthan
रिज़का rijka
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (संस्कृतम्) ... used all over India by priests and scholars
अश्वाबला ashvabala
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu
குதிரை மசால் kutirai macal
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
అల్ఫాల్ఫా alphalpha
~~~~~ URDU ~~~~~
written in: Urdu (اردو) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka
برسیم bersim
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
widely cultivated in India
~~~~~ x ~~~~~
Fabaceae Papilionaceae perennial cultivated naturalized herb forage alfalfa "bastard medic" "buffal herb" lucerne "purple medic" "sand lucerne"

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...