Friday 12 January 2024

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

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-kew-LEN-tum -- edible ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: needle-leaved swallow-wort, rosy milkweed vine • Assamese: বেঙেনা বুলিয়া লতা bengena bulia lota, গংগামালা gongamala • Bengali: দুধী dudhi, দুধিয়ালতা dudhiyalata, ক্ষীরাই kshirai • Dogri: गुलाबी दोधल gulabhi dodhal • Gujarati: જલડોડી jaldodi, જલદુધી jaldudhi, નારોટ narot • Hindi: दूधी dudhi, दूधिया लता dudhiya lata, दुग्धिका dugdhika, गर्भिणी garbhini, पयस्या payasya • Kannada: ದುಗ್ಧಿಕ dugdhika, ಮೇಕೆ ಕೊಂಬು ಬಳ್ಳಿ maeke kombu balli • Konkani: दुधाणी dudhaani • Malayalam: കിണികിണിപ്പാല kinikinippala • Marathi: दुधाणी dudhaani, दुधारी dudhaari, दुधतानी dudhataani • Nepali: अनारसिङ्गे लहरो anaarasinge laharo • Odia: ଦୁଧିଆ ଲତା dudhia lata, ଦୁଧିଆ ମେଣ୍ଢି dudhia mendhi, ଦୁଗ୍ଧିକା dugdhika, ସେବକାଳୁ sebakalu, ଉତ୍ତମା uttama • Punjabi: ਗਨੀ gani, ਘਰੋਟ gharot • Sanskrit: दुग्धिका dugdhika, क्षीरिणी kshirini, उत्तम uttama, उत्तमफलिनी uttamaphalini, युग्मफलोत्तम yugmaphalottama • Tamil: ஊசிப்பாலை uci-p-palai, உத்தமை uttamai • Telugu: చిరుపాల chirupala, దూది పాల dudipala, నేల పాల nelapala, పాలకూర pala-kura, పిన్న పాల pinnapala, సేప sepa • Urdu: ددهي duddhi, دگدهکا dugdhika, گربهني garbhini, پيسيا payasya


botanical names: Oxystelma esculentum (L.f.) R.Br. ... synonyms: Asclepias rosea Roxb. • Oxystelma secamone (L.) H.Karst. • Periploca esculenta L.f. • Sarcostemma secamone (L.) Bennet ... list of synonyms at Hassler, Michael (1994 - 2024): World Plants. Synonymic Checklist and Distribution of the World Flora. Version 18.3; last update Jan. 3rd, 2024. Last accessed 11/01/2024.
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
needle-leaved swallow-wort
rosy milkweed vine
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
written in: Assamese (অসমীয়া) ... spoken in: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya
বেঙেনা বুলিয়া লতা bengena bulia lota, গংগামালা gongamala
  • Many thanks to Brahmananda Patiri and Ashim Gogoi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ BENGALI ~~~~~
written in: Bengali (বাংলা) ... spoken in: West Bengal, Assam, Jharkhand, Tripura, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
দুধী dudhi, ক্ষীরাই kshirai (or ক্ষিরুই kshirui)
  • Many thanks to Dollar Hasan for help with this name ... facebook
দুধিয়ালতা dudhiyalata
~~~~~ DOGRI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (डोगरी) ... spoken in: Jammu & Kashmir ... spoken by the Dogras
गुलाबी दोधल gulabhi dodhal
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
written in: Gujarati (ગુજરાતી) ... spoken in: Gujarat, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu
જલડોડી jaldodi
જલદુધી jaldudhi
નારોટ narot
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (हिन्दी) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan
दूधी dudhi
दूधिया लता dudhiya lata
दुग्धिका dugdhika, गर्भिणी garbhini, पयस्या payasya
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ದುಗ್ಧಿಕ dugdhika
ಮೇಕೆ ಕೊಂಬು ಬಳ್ಳಿ maeke kombu balli
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (कोंकणी), Kannada (ಕೊಂಕಣಿ), Malayalam (കൊംകണീ), Perso-Arabic (کونکنی), Romi (Konknni) ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala, Gujarat
दुधाणी dudhaani
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala
കിണികിണിപ്പാല kinikinippala
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
दुधाणी dudhaani
दुधारी dudhaari, दुधतानी dudhataani
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (नेपाली) ... spoken in: Nepal, West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim
अनारसिङ्गे लहरो anaarasinge laharo
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
written in: Odia (ଓଡ଼ିଆ) ... spoken in: Odisha, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
ଦୁଧିଆ ଲତା dudhia lata, ଦୁଗ୍ଧିକା dugdhika
ଦୁଧିଆ ମେଣ୍ଢି dudhia mendhi (or ଦୁଧିଆ ମେଞ୍ଚି dudhia menchi), ସେବକାଳୁ sebakalu
ଉତ୍ତମା uttama
~~~~~ PUNJABI ~~~~~
written in: Gurmukhi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) ... spoken in: Punjab
ਗਨੀ gani, ਘਰੋਟ gharot
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (संस्कृतम्) ... used all over India by priests and scholars
दुग्धिका dugdhika, उत्तम uttama, उत्तमफलिनी uttamaphalini, युग्मफलोत्तम yugmaphalottama
  • Learn Sanskrit - पठत संस्कृतम् - शब्दकोशः
क्षीरिणी kshirini
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
ஊசிப்பாலை uci-p-palai
உத்தமை uttamai
  • for needle-leaved swallow-wort ... Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
పాలకూర pala-kura
చిరుపాల chirupala, దూది పాల dudipala, నేల పాల nelapala, పిన్న పాల pinnapala, సేప sepa
~~~~~ URDU ~~~~~
written in: Urdu (اردو) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka
ددهي duddhi, دگدهکا dugdhika, گربهني garbhini, پيسيا payasya
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Daman, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Jammu & Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, *Manipur, Odisha, Punjab, *Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, *Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal
* no given name / no name found, in the regional language(s) of the state
~~~~~ Last updated: 12-01-2024 ~~~~~
Apocynaceae Asclepiadaceae Asclepiadoideae herb climber "Oxystelma esculentum" "Asclepias rosea" "Oxystelma secamone" "Periploca esculenta" "Sarcostemma secamone" "needle-leaved swallow-wort" "rosy milkweed vine"

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