Monday 29 April 2024

Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre

Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre

pon-GAY-mee-uh -- Latinized form of Malabar name pongam (പൊങ്ങം) for this plant ... Dave's Botanary
pin-NAY-tuh -- feather-shaped ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: hongay oil tree, Indian beech, pongam oil tree • Assamese: কৰচ গছ karacha gacha • Bengali: করঞ্জ karanja • Gujarati: કણઝી kanajhi, કરંજ karanja • Hindi: कलिंग kalinga, करंज karanj, नक्तमाल naktmal • Kannada: ಹೊಂಗೆ ಮರ honge mara, ಹುಲಿಗಿಲಿ ಮರ huligili mara, ಕರಂಜ karanja • Konkani: करंजी karamji • Malayalam: പൊങ്ങം pongam, പുങ്ങു pungu • Marathi: करंज karanj • Mishing: কাৰাঞ্জ karanj • Nepali: करेंगी karengi, कद्जा kadzaa, करन्ज karanj • Odia: ବୃତ୍ତଫଳ bruttaphala, ଛିତ୍ତି chhitti, କରଞ୍ଜ karanja, କରକ karaka, କରମର୍ଦ୍ଦ karamardda, କରଣି karani, କୋରଙ୍ଗ koranga, ଶାଖ sakha, ଶରଟ sarata, ଶତଘ୍ନୀ sataghni, ସୁଶବୀ susabi, ତିକ୍ତଗୁଞ୍ଜା tiktagunja • Pali: करञ्ज karanja • Punjabi: ਸੁਖਚੈਨ sukhchain • Rajasthani: करंज karanj • Sanskrit: बद्धफल baddhaphala, चिरबिल्व chirabilva, छित्ति chitti, ध्वाङ्क्षवल्ली dhvankshavalli, हस्तिचारिणी hasticharini, हस्तिकरञ्ज hastikaranja, हस्तिरोहणक hastirohanaka, कलिकार kalikara, करञ्ज karanja (or करज karaja), करिकृत् karikrt, क्षुद्ररसा kshudrarasa, नक्तमाल naktamala, पूतिपर्ण putiparna, सरघा saragha, षड्ग्रन्था shadgrantha, शष्कुल shashkula, शतघ्नी shataghni, तिक्तगुञ्जा tiktagunja, तीरण tirana, उदकीर्ण udakirna, उदकीर्य udakirya, वल्लकरञ्ज vallakaranja, वनेक्षुद्रा vanekshudra, वर्धफल vardhaphala, वेष्टन veshtana, विद्धपर्कटी viddhaparkati, व्याघ्र vyaghra • Santali: ᱠᱩᱨᱩᱸᱡ kurunj • Sindhi: سک چين sukh chain • Tamil: ஆசிருந்தம் aciruntam, ஆகிரந்தம் akirantam, ஆலம் alam, இலஞ்சி ilanchi, காஞ்சனம் kanchanam, கரஞ்சம் karancham, கேந்திதம் kentitam, கிரஞ்ச மரம் kiranca maram, கொள்ளியம் kolliyam, நகுத்தம் nakuttam, நணந்தம் nanantam, நத்தம் nattam, நத்தமாலம் nattamalam, நீர்ப்புன்கு nir-p-punku, பாற்புங்கு par-punku, பொரிமலர் pori-malar, பொறியமலம் pori-y-amalam, புங்கை punkai, புன்கம் punkam, புன்கு punku, பூந்தி punti, பூதிகம் putikam, பூவந்தி puvanti, தட்டைப்புன்கு tattai-p-punku, உதகு utaku • Telugu: కాడెపుతీగ kaadeputhige, కానుగ చెట్టు kaanuga chettu, కగ్గెర kaggera, క్రోవి krovi, వ్యాఘ్రనఖము vyaaghranakamu • Tulu: ಕೊಂರ್ಗು ಮರ korngu mara, ಪುಂಗು pungu • Urdu: کلنگ kalinga, نکتمال naktmal, سکھ چین sukh chain


botanical names: Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre ... homotypic synonyms: Cajum pinnatum (L.) Kuntze • Cytisus pinnatus L. • Millettia pinnata (L.) Panigrahi • Pongamia glabra Vent. ... and more listed at POWO, retrieved 28 April 2024
Bibliography / etymology
Links listed as references in the notes below, may not remain valid permanently. Portals / websites have a tendency to re-organize / revise their content, leading to change in URLs of pages in their site. Some sites may even close down at their own will.
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
hongay oil tree, pongam oil tree
Indian beech
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
written in: Assamese (অসমীয়া) ... spoken in: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya
কৰচ গছ karacha gacha
  • 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, Tripura, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
করঞ্জ karanja
  • for Pongamia glabra Vent. ... BENGAL PLANTS VOL. I by PRAIN, DAVID
~~~~~ GUJARATI ~~~~~
written in: Gujarati (ગુજરાતી) ... spoken in: Gujarat, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu
કણઝી kanajhi
કરંજ karanja
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (हिन्दी) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan
करंज karanj
  • for Pongamia glabra Vent. ... Wikipedia - मध्य प्रदेश के पेड़-पौधे
कलिंग kalinga, नक्तमाल naktmal
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಹೊಂಗೆ ಮರ honge mara
ಹುಲಿಗಿಲಿ ಮರ huligili mara, ಕರಂಜ karanja
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (कोंकणी), Kannada (ಕೊಂಕಣಿ), Malayalam (കൊങ്കണി), Perso-Arabic (کونکنی), Romi (Konknni) ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala, Gujarat
करंजी karamji
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala, Lakshadweep
പൊങ്ങം pongam, പുങ്ങു pungu
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
करंज karanj
~~~~~ MISHING ~~~~~
written in: Assamese, Devanagari, Latin ... spoken in: Assam ... other names for this language: Mising, Plains Miri
কাৰাঞ্জ karanj
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (नेपाली) ... spoken in: Nepal, West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim
कारेँगी kaarengee, कद्जा kadzaa, करन्ज karanj
  • Many thanks to Saroj Kumar Kasaju for help with these names ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
written in: Odia (ଓଡ଼ିଆ) ... spoken in: Odisha, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
ବୃତ୍ତଫଳ bruttaphala, ଛିତ୍ତି chhitti, କରଞ୍ଜ karanja, କରକ karaka, କରମର୍ଦ୍ଦ karamardda, କରଣି karani, କୋରଙ୍ଗ koranga, ଶାଖ sakha, ଶରଟ sarata, ଶତଘ୍ନୀ sataghni, ସୁଶବୀ susabi, ତିକ୍ତଗୁଞ୍ଜା tiktagunja
~~~~~ PALI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (पालि) ... used by priests and scholars, the sacred language of Theravada Buddhism
करञ्ज karanja
~~~~~ PUNJABI ~~~~~
written in: Gurmukhi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) ... spoken in: Punjab
ਸੁਖਚੈਨ sukhchain
~~~~~ RAJASTHANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (राजस्थानी) ... spoken in: Rajasthan
करंज karanj
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (संस्कृतम्) ... used all over India by priests and scholars
बद्धफल baddhaphala, चिरबिल्व chirabilva, छित्ति chitti, ध्वाङ्क्षवल्ली dhvankshavalli, कलिकार kalikara, करञ्ज karanja (or करज karaja), करिकृत् karikrt, क्षुद्ररसा kshudrarasa, नक्तमाल naktamala, पूतिपर्ण putiparna, सरघा saragha, शष्कुल shashkula, शतघ्नी shataghni, तिक्तगुञ्जा tiktagunja, तीरण tirana, वल्लकरञ्ज vallakaranja, वनेक्षुद्रा vanekshudra, वर्धफल vardhaphala, वेष्टन veshtana, विद्धपर्कटी viddhaparkati, व्याघ्र vyaghra
  • for Pongamia glabra Vent. ... Learn Sanskrit - पठत संस्कृतम् - शब्दकोशः
हस्तिचारिणी hasticharini, हस्तिकरञ्ज hastikaranja, हस्तिरोहणक hastirohanaka, षड्ग्रन्था shadgrantha, उदकीर्ण udakirna, उदकीर्य udakirya
  • Learn Sanskrit - पठत संस्कृतम् - शब्दकोशः
~~~~~ SANTALI ~~~~~
written in: Ol Chiki (ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ), Bengali (সাঁওতালী), Odia (ସାନ୍ତାଳୀ), Devanagari (सान्ताली), Roman ... spoken in: Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha
ᱠᱩᱨᱩᱸᱡ kurunj
~~~~~ SINDHI ~~~~~
written in: Perso-Arabic (سِنڌِي), Devanagari (सिन्धी) ... spoken in: Gujarat, Maharashtra, Rajasthan
سک چين sukh chain
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
கிரஞ்ச மரம் kiranca maram, புங்கை punkai, பூந்தி punti
நத்தம் nattam, நீர்ப்புன்கு nir-p-punku, புன்கு punku, தட்டைப்புன்கு tattai-p-punku
ஆசிருந்தம் aciruntam, ஆகிரந்தம் akirantam, ஆலம் alam, இலஞ்சி ilanchi, காஞ்சனம் kanchanam, கரஞ்சம் karancham, கேந்திதம் kentitam, கொள்ளியம் kolliyam, நகுத்தம் nakuttam, நணந்தம் nanantam, நத்தமாலம் nattamalam, பாற்புங்கு par-punku, பொரிமலர் pori-malar, பொறியமலம் pori-y-amalam, புன்கம் punkam, பூதிகம் putikam, பூவந்தி puvanti, உதகு utaku
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Puducherry
కాడెపుతీగ kaadeputhige, కానుగ చెట్టు kaanuga chettu, కగ్గెర kaggera, క్రోవి krovi, వ్యాఘ్రనఖము vyaaghranakamu
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
written in: Tigalari (Tulu) was used for writing Vedic texts in Sanskrit, Kannada (ತುಳು), Malayalam (തുളു) ... spoken in: Karnataka, north Kerala
ಕೊಂರ್ಗು ಮರ korngu mara, ಪುಂಗು pungu
~~~~~ URDU ~~~~~
written in: Urdu (اردو) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka
کلنگ kalinga, نکتمال naktmal
سکھ چین sukh chain
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
almost throughout; also cultivated
~~~~~ Last updated: 29-04-2024 ~~~~~
Fabaceae Papilionaceae perrenial evergreen deciduous tree "flowering tree" "Pongamia pinnata" "Cajum pinnatum" "Cytisus pinnatus" "Millettia pinnata" "Pongamia glabra" "hongay oil tree" "Indian beech" "pongam oil tree"

Sunday 28 April 2024

Polygonum plebeium R.Br.

Polygonum plebeium R.Br.

pol-LIG-go-num -- many knee joints, angles ... Dave's Botanary
PLEE-bee-um -- common ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: common knotweed, small knotweed • Assamese: বন জালুক bon jaluk • Bengali: চিমটি শাক chimati shaak, খুদি বিষকাঁটালি khudi bisakamtali, মেছুয়া শাক mechuya shaak, রাণীফুল raniphul • Dogri: प्याजी लालड़ी pyaajee laaladee • Gujarati: લાલ ઓખરાડ lal okharad, રાતો લૂણો rato luno • Hindi: चिमटी साग chimati saag, लाल बूटी lal buti, मचेची machechi • Kachchhi: રતનજોત ratanjot • Kannada: ಕೆಂಪು ನೆಲ ಅಕ್ಕಿ kempu nela akki, ಸೀರನಿಗೆ ಸೊಪ್ಪು siranige soppu • Malayalam: പേരാറാത്ത peraratha • Manipuri: তৰাকমনা tarakmana • Marathi: गुलाबी गोधडी gulabi godhadi • Nepali: बलुने साग balune saag, बेथे bethe, लट्टे झार latte jhaar, मसिनो पिरे masino pire, सुकुल झार sukul jhaar • Odia: ମୁଠି ଶାଗ muthi sag • Rajasthani: गुलाबी gulabi, लाल बूटी lal buti • Sanskrit: सर्पाक्षी sarpakshi, सर्पलोचना sarpalochana • Santali: ᱢᱩᱡ ᱟᱨᱟᱜ muc arak, ᱨᱟᱱᱤᱯᱷᱩᱞ raniphul • Telugu: చిమటి కూర chimati kura


botanical names: Polygonum plebeium R.Br ... a long list of heterotypic synonyms at POWO, retrieved 27 April 2024 ... orthographic variants: Polygonum plebejum R.Br. / Polygonum plebejum F.Muell. ... found listed in old Floras (Flora of Assam, Bengal Plants, &c)
Bibliography / etymology
Links listed as references in the notes below, may not remain valid permanently. Portals / websites have a tendency to re-organize / revise their content, leading to change in URLs of pages in their site. Some sites may even close down at their own will.
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
common knotweed
small knotweed
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
written in: Assamese (অসমীয়া) ... spoken in: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya
বন জালুক bon jaluk
  • Comments in Shri Poran Sonowal's post in facebook
  • Baree - The Home Garden of Assam
~~~~~ BENGALI ~~~~~
written in: Bengali (বাংলা) ... spoken in: West Bengal, Assam, Jharkhand, Tripura, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
চিমটি শাক chimati shaak, রাণীফুল raniphul
  • Many thanks to Enjamul Hoque for his post in facebook
খুদি বিষকাঁটালি khudi bisakamtali, মেছুয়া শাক mechuya shaak
~~~~~ DOGRI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (डोगरी) ... spoken in: Jammu & Kashmir ... spoken by the Dogras
प्याजी लालड़ी pyaajee laaladee
  • 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
લાલ ઓખરાડ lal okharad, રાતો લૂણો rato luno
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (हिन्दी) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan
चिमटी साग chimati saag, मचेची machechi
  • कृषिका - प्रकृति का उपहार छत्तीसगढ़ में भाजियों की भरमार : भाग-1 - डॉ. गजेन्द्र सिंह तोमर
लाल बूटी lal buti
~~~~~ KACHCHHI ~~~~~
written in: Gujarati (કચ્છી), Sindhi (ڪڇّي) ... spoken in: Kutch region of Gujarat
રતનજોત ratanjot
  • for variety ... Polygonum plebejum R.Br. var. elegans Hook.f. ... PLANTS OF CUTCH AND THEIR UTILITY by THAKAR, JAIKRISHNA INDRAJI, 1926
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಕೆಂಪು ನೆಲ ಅಕ್ಕಿ kempu nela akki
ಸೀರನಿಗೆ ಸೊಪ್ಪು siranige soppu
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala, Lakshadweep
പേരാറാത്ത peraratha
  • Many thanks to Sam Kuzhalanattu for help with the name ... efloraofindia
  • Many thanks to Vinaya Raj V R and VC Balakrishnan for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ MANIPURI ~~~~~
written in: Meiteilon (ꯃꯩꯇꯩꯂꯣꯟ) ... spoken in: Manipur ... other names for this language: Meetei
ꯇꯔꯥꯛꯃꯅꯥ tarakmana
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
गुलाबी गोधडी gulabi godhadi
  • name coined, for want of name, by Shrikant Ingalhalikar, the author of Further Flowers of Sahyadri, the second among the three field guides to identify plants of northern Western Ghats of India, based on flowers
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (नेपाली) ... spoken in: Nepal, West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim
बलुने साग balune saag, बेथे bethe, लट्टे झार latte jhaar, मसिनो पिरे masino pire, सुकुल झार sukul jhaar
  • Many thanks to Saroj Kumar Kasaju for help with these names ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ ODIA ~~~~~
written in: Odia (ଓଡ଼ିଆ) ... spoken in: Odisha, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
ମୁଠି ଶାଗ muthi sag
~~~~~ RAJASTHANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (राजस्थानी) ... spoken in: Rajasthan
गुलाबी gulabi, लाल बूटी lal buti
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (संस्कृतम्) ... used all over India by priests and scholars
सर्पाक्षी sarpakshi, सर्पलोचना sarpalochana
~~~~~ SANTALI ~~~~~
written in: Ol Chiki (ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ), Bengali (সাঁওতালী), Odia (ସାନ୍ତାଳୀ), Devanagari (सान्ताली), Roman ... spoken in: Jharkhand, West Bengal, Odisha
ᱢᱩᱡ ᱟᱨᱟᱜ muc arak
ᱨᱟᱱᱤᱯᱷᱩᱞ raniphul
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Puducherry
చిమటి కూర chimati kura
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
almost throughout
~~~~~ Last updated: 29-04-2024 ~~~~~
Polygonaceae "knotweed family" "smartweed family" "buckwheat family" annual herb "Polygonum plebeium" "Polygonum plebejum" "common knotweed" "small knotweed"

Thursday 11 April 2024

Pogostemon paniculatus (Willd.) Benth.

Pogostemon paniculatus (Willd.) Benth.

po-go-STEM-on -- Greek: pogon (beard); stemon (thread, stamen) ... Dave's Botanary
pan-ick-yoo-LAY-tus -- referring to the flower clusters (panicles) ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: panicled shrub-mint • Hindi: दक्षिणी पचौली dakshini pachouli • Kannada: ಪಚ್ಚೆ ತೆನೆ pacche thene • Konkani: दक्षिणी पाचोली dakshini pacholi • Malayalam: ഭൂതചെടയൻ bhoothachedayan, മലമ്പോത malampotha • Marathi: दक्षिणी पाचोळी dakshini pacholi • Tamil: தென் பச்சுளி then pacchuli


botanical names: Pogostemon paniculatus (Willd.) Benth. ... homotypic synonyms: Elsholtzia paniculata Willd. ... heterotypic synonyms: Hyssopus cristatus Lam. ... POWO, retrieved 09 April 2024
Bibliography / etymology
Links listed as references in the notes below, may not remain valid permanently. Portals / websites have a tendency to re-organize / revise their content, leading to change in URLs of pages in their site. Some sites may even close down at their own will.
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
panicled shrub-mint
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (हिन्दी) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan
दक्षिणी पचौली dakshini pachouli
  • name coined, for want of name; दक्षिणी dakshini = southern; पचौली pachouli = the vernacular name patchouli given to the herb Pogostemon cablin (Blanco) Benth. ... well known for its fragrant essential oil
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಪಚ್ಚೆ ತೆನೆ pacche thene
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (कोंकणी), Kannada (ಕೊಂಕಣಿ), Malayalam (കൊങ്കണി), Perso-Arabic (کونکنی), Romi (Konknni) ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala, Gujarat
दक्षिणी पाचोली dakshini pacholi
  • name coined, for want of name; दक्षिणी dakshini = southern; पाचोली pacholi = the vernacular name patchouli given to the herb Pogostemon cablin (Blanco) Benth. ... well known for its fragrant essential oil
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala, Lakshadweep
ഭൂതചെടയൻ bhoothachedayan, മലമ്പോത malampotha
  • Many thanks to Sam Kuzhalanattu for help with these names ... efloraofindia
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
दक्षिणी पाचोळी dakshini pacholi
  • name coined, for want of name; दक्षिणी dakshini = southern; पाचोळी pacholi = the vernacular name patchouli given to the herb Pogostemon cablin (Blanco) Benth. ... well known for its fragrant essential oil
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
தென் பச்சுளி then pacchuli
  • name coined, for want of name ... Many thanks to Dr Vijayasankar Raman for help with coining this name ... efloraofindia ... தென் then = southern; பச்சுளி pacculi = the vernacular name patchouli given to the herb Pogostemon vestitus Benth.
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
*Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, *Meghalaya, *Mizoram, Tamil Nadu, *Tripura
* no given name / no name found, in the regional language(s) of the state
~~~~~ Last updated: 12-04-2024 ~~~~~
Lamiaceae Labiatae tropical herb "Pogostemon paniculatus" "Elsholtzia paniculata" "Hyssopus cristatus" "panicled shrub-mint"

Tuesday 9 April 2024

Pogostemon heyneanus Benth.

Pogostemon heyneanus Benth.

po-go-STEM-on -- Greek: pogon (beard); stemon (thread, stamen) ... Dave's Botanary
hey-nee-AH-nus -- named for Dr B Heyne, German botanist and traveller ... Wikipedia

commonly known as: false patchouli, Indian patchouli, Java patchouli • Assamese: শুকলতি xukloti • Kannada: ಪಚ್ಚೆ ಕದಿರು pacche kadiru, ಪಚ್ಚೆ ಕೊರಳು pacche koralu, ಪಚ್ಚೆ ತೆನೆ pacche thene • Konkani: पात paat • Marathi: पाच pach • Tamil: கதிர்ப்பச்சை katir-p-paccai • Tulu: ಪಚ್ಚೆ ಕದ್ರ್ pacche kadru, ಪಚ್ಚೆ ಕುರಲ್ pacche kuralu


botanical names: Pogostemon heyneanus Benth. ... synonyms: listed at POWO, retrieved 08 April 2024
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
false patchouli, Indian patchouli, Java patchouli
~~~~~ ASSAMESE ~~~~~
written in: Assamese (অসমীয়া) ... spoken in: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya
শুকলতি xukloti
  • List of vegetables used in Assamese cuisine ... Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಪಚ್ಚೆ ಕದಿರು pacche kadiru, ಪಚ್ಚೆ ತೆನೆ pacche thene
ಪಚ್ಚೆ ಕೊರಳು pacche koralu
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (कोंकणी), Kannada (ಕೊಂಕಣಿ), Malayalam (കൊങ്കണി), Perso-Arabic (کونکنی), Romi (Konknni) ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala, Gujarat
पात paat
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
पाच pach
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
கதிர்ப்பச்சை katir-p-paccai
~~~~~ TULU ~~~~~
written in: Tigalari (Tulu) was used for writing Vedic texts in Sanskrit, Kannada (ತುಳು), Malayalam (തുളു) ... spoken in: Karnataka, north Kerala
ಪಚ್ಚೆ ಕದ್ರ್ pacche kadru, ಪಚ್ಚೆ ಕುರಲ್ pacche kuralu
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu; also cultivated as potherb
~~~~~ Last updated: 09-04-2024 ~~~~~
Lamiaceae Labiatae tropical perennial aromatic medicinal subshrub herb "Pogostemon heyneanus" "false patchouli" "Indian patchouli" "Java patchouli"

Monday 8 April 2024

Poeciloneuron indicum Bedd.

Poeciloneuron indicum Bedd.

¿ poh-see-lo-NYOOR-on ? -- Greek: poecilo (varied); neuron (nerve) ... Dave's Botanary
IN-dih-kum or in-DEE-kum -- of or from India ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: Indian milled leaf tree • Kannada: ಬಳಂಜಿ balanji, ಬಳಿಗೆ balige, ಬಲ್ಲಗಿ ballagi, ಕಿರ್ಬಳ್ಳಿ kirballi • Malayalam: പൂതംകൊല്ലി poothamkolli, വയില vayila • Tamil: புதாங்கொல்லி putankolli, வடிநாங்கு vatinanku, வாவிலாவழலா vavilavalala


botanical names: Poeciloneuron indicum Bedd. ... synonyms: no known synonyms ... POWO, retrieved 08 April 2024
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
Indian milled leaf tree
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಬಳಂಜಿ balanji, ಬಳಿಗೆ balige
  • BIOTIK (Biodiversity Informatics and co-operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base)
ಬಲ್ಲಗಿ ballagi
ಕಿರ್ಬಳ್ಳಿ kirballi
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala, Lakshadweep
പൂതംകൊല്ലി poothamkolli, വയില vayila
  • BIOTIK (Biodiversity Informatics and co-operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base)
  • വിക്കിപീഡിയ - സ്വതന്ത്രസർവ്വവിജ്ഞാനകോശം
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
புதாங்கொல்லி putankolli
  • Tamil lexicon [Madras], University of Madras
  • BIOTIK (Biodiversity Informatics and co-operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base)
வடிநாங்கு vatinanku, வாவிலாவழலா vavilavalala
  • BIOTIK (Biodiversity Informatics and co-operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base)
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu; endemic
~~~~~ Last updated: 08-04-2024 ~~~~~
Guttiferae Clusiaceae Calophyllaceae "Indian endemic" evergreen tree "Poeciloneuron indicum" "panicled-flowered milled leaf tree"

Saturday 6 April 2024

Plantago major L.

Plantago major L.

plan-TA-go -- foot print, sole of foot ... Dave's Botanary
MAY-jor -- larger ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: broad-leaf plantain, common plantain, greater plantain, hoary plantain, waybread, white man's foot • Dogri: चमचो पत्तर chamcho pattar, जंगली इस्बगोल jungli isbagol, वन गुल्ला van gulla • Hindi: जंगली ईसबगोल jangli isabgol, लहुरिया lahuriya • Kannada: ಸಿರಪೊಟ್ಲ ಗಿಡ sirapotla gida • Kashmiri: बारतंग bartang, गुल gul • Khamti: sevinyuri • Kumaoni: लुहुरिया luhuriya • Marathi: बारटंग baartang • Mizo: kelbean • Nepali: चमचे झार chamche jhar, इसबगोल isabgol • Punjabi: ਗਜਪੀਪਲ gajpipal • Sanskrit: अश्वगोल asvagola • Tamil: இசப்புக்கோல் விதை ishappukol vitai • Tibetan: ཐ་རམ tha-ram


botanical names: Plantago major L. ... synonyms and accepted infraspecifics listed at POWO, retrieved 05 April 2024
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
broadleaf plantain, greater plantain, waybread, white man's footprint
common plantain, hoary plantain
~~~~~ DOGRI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (डोगरी) ... spoken in: Jammu & Kashmir ... spoken by the Dogras
चमचो पत्तर chamcho pattar, जंगली इस्बगोल jungli isbagol, वन गुल्ला van gulla
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with these names ... facebook
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (हिन्दी) ... spoken in: Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan
जंगली ईसबगोल jangli isabgol
लहुरिया lahuriya
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಸಿರಪೊಟ್ಲ ಗಿಡ sirapotla gida
~~~~~ KASHMIRI ~~~~~
written in: Koshur (Perso-Arabic كٲشُر), Devanagari (कश्मीरी), ... spoken in: Kashmir
बारतंग bartang, गुल gul
~~~~~ KHAMTI ~~~~~
written in: Lik-Tai [Khamti variation of Burmese (တဲး)ၵမ်းတီႈ / (တဲး)ၵံးတီႈ] ... spoken by: Tai-Khampti people in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam ... other names for this language: Khampti
sevinyuri
~~~~~ KUMAONI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari ... spoken in: Uttarakhand
लुहुरिया luhuriya
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
बारटंग baartang (or बरतांग bartaang)
~~~~~ MIZO ~~~~~
written in: Latin, Bengali-Assamese ... spoken in: Mizoram ... other names for this language: Lushai, Duhlian
kelbean
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (नेपाली) ... spoken in: Nepal, West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim
चमचे झार chamche jhar
इसबगोल isabgol
  • Many thanks to Saroj Kumar Kasaju for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ PUNJABI ~~~~~
written in: Gurmukhi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) ... spoken in: Punjab
ਗਜਪੀਪਲ gajpipal
~~~~~ SANSKRIT ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (संस्कृतम्) ... used all over India by priests and scholars
अश्वगोल asvagola
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
இசப்புக்கோல் விதை ishappukol vitai
~~~~~ TIBETAN ~~~~~
written in: Tibetan ... spoken in: Tibet, Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh, Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bhutan
ཐ་རམ་ tha-ram
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
almost throughout
~~~~~ Last updated: 05-04-2024 ~~~~~
Plantaginaceae perennial herb "Plantago major" "broadleaf plantain" "common plantain" "greater plantain" "hoary plantain" "white man's foot"

Friday 5 April 2024

Pittosporum dasycaulon Miq.

Pittosporum dasycaulon Miq.

pit-oh-SPOR-um -- Greek: pitte (pitch, resin), sporos (seed) ... resinous seed ... Dave's Botanary
day-see-KAW-lon -- Greek: dasys (hairy), caulon (stem) ... hairy branched ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: Sahyadri pittosporum • Kannada: ಬಂಡಗೂಳಿ bandagooli, ಬೊಗರಿ bogari, ಗಪಸುಂಡಿ gapasundi • Konkani: गपसुंदी gapsundi • Malayalam: അണലിവേങ്ങ analivenga, കശുമരം kashumaram • Marathi: गपसुंदी gapsundi, इकळी ikali • Tamil: காசுமரம் kasumaram • Telugu: పీడ చెట్టు peeda chettu


botanical names: Pittosporum dasycaulon Miq. ... synonyms: no known synonyms ... POWO, retrieved 03 April 2024
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~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
written and spoken widely, in most parts of India
Sahyadri pittosporum
~~~~~ KANNADA ~~~~~
written in: Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) ... spoken in: Karnataka
ಬಂಡಗೂಳಿ bandagooli
ಬೊಗರಿ bogari
ಗಪಸುಂಡಿ gapasundi
~~~~~ KONKANI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (कोंकणी), Kannada (ಕೊಂಕಣಿ), Malayalam (കൊങ്കണി), Perso-Arabic (کونکنی), Romi (Konknni) ... spoken in: Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala, Gujarat
गपसुंदी gapsundi
~~~~~ MALAYALAM ~~~~~
written in: Malayalam (മലയാളം) ... spoken in: Kerala, Lakshadweep
അണലിവേങ്ങ analivenga
  • Many thanks to Sam Kuzhalanattu (author of Weedflora) for help with the name ... facebook
കശുമരം kashumaram
~~~~~ MARATHI ~~~~~
written in: Devanagari (मराठी) ... spoken in: Maharashtra, Karnataka
गपसुंदी gapsundi
इकळी ikali
~~~~~ TAMIL ~~~~~
written in: Tamil (தமிழ்) ... spoken in: Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
காசுமரம் kasumaram
  • BIOTIK (Biodiversity Informatics and co-operation in Taxonomy for Interactive shared Knowledge base)
~~~~~ TELUGU ~~~~~
written in: Telugu ( తెలుగు) ... spoken in: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Puducherry
పీడ చెట్టు peeda chettu
~~~~~ DISTRIBUTION in INDIA ~~~~~
Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu; endemic
~~~~~ Last updated: 05-04-2024 ~~~~~
Pittosporaceae endemic evergreen tree "Pittosporum dasycaulon" "Sahyadri Pittosporum"

Pueraria tuberosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) DC.

pew-er-RAY-ree-uh -- named for Marc Nicolas Puerari, Swiss botanist ... Dave's Botanary too-ber-OH-suh or tew-ber-OH-suh -- tube...