Atish, Atīṣ: 4 definitions
Atish means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi, biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
The Sanskrit term Atīṣ can be transliterated into English as Atis or Atish, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Ayurveda (science of life)
Atis in the Hindi language is the name of a plant identified with Aconitum heterophyllum Wall. ex Royle from the Ranunculaceae (Buttercup) family. For the possible medicinal usage of atis, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.
Atis in the Nepali language, ibid. previous identification.
Atis in the Urdu language, ibid. previous identification.
Atis [अतिस] in the Nepali language is the name of a plant identified with Aconitum heterophyllum var. bracteatum Stapf from the Ranunculaceae (Buttercup) family.
Atis in the Hindi language is the name of a plant identified with Rheum webbianum Royle from the Polygonaceae (Knotweed) family having the following synonyms: Rheum emodi Wall..
Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.
Biology (plants and animals)
1) Atis in India is the name of a plant defined with Aconitum falconeri in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices.
2) Atis is also identified with Aconitum ferox It has the synonym Aconitum ferox Wall..
3) Atis is also identified with Aconitum heterophyllum It has the synonym Aconitum heterophyllum Wall..
4) Atis is also identified with Aconitum hookeri.
5) Atis in Philippines is also identified with Annona muricata It has the synonym Guanabanus muricatus M. Gómez (etc.).
6) Atis is also identified with Annona squamosa It has the synonym Xylopia frutescens Sieb. ex Presl, nom. illeg. (etc.).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Fl. Haban. (1897)
· Annals of the Royal Botanic Garden. Calcutta. (1905)
· Cytologia (1990)
· Journal of Natural Products (2001)
· Numer. List (4722)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1984)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Atis, for example extract dosage, pregnancy safety, diet and recipes, chemical composition, health benefits, side effects, have a look at these references.
This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.
Languages of India and abroad
Atīṣ (अतीष्):—(√īṣ) to pass by ([accusative]), [Maitrāyaṇī-saṃhitā]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
Atish in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) fire; ~[baja] a fireworks manufacturer; ~[baji] fireworks; display of fireworks; pyrotechnic..—atish (आतिश) is alternatively transliterated as Ātiśa.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+99): Atisayam, Atisayena, Atish kadavi, Atish meethi, Atisha, Atishadiya, Atishahana, Atishaitya, Atishakati, Atishakkari, Atishakkaro, Atishakra, Atishakrashobhin, Atishakta, Atishakti, Atishaktibhaj, Atishaktita, Atishakvara, Atishakvari, Atishala.
Ends with: Kauri patish, Mita patish, Mitha patish, Patish, Pratish, Sampratish.
Full-text: Ativisa, Upavisha, Atish kadavi, Atish meethi, Atis shirin, Atis root, Atis meethi, Atis kadavi kashmiri, Atis kashmiri, Atis kadavi kullu, Atisha, Vishva, Prativisha, Atvikha, Mahaushadha, Kashmiraja, Atis-shirin, Vira, Visha.
Search found 5 books and stories containing Atish, Atīṣ, Atis; (plurals include: Atishes, Atīṣs, Atises). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Indian Medicinal Plants (by Kanhoba Ranchoddas Kirtikar)
16. Aconitum heterophyllum. Wall. < [Ranunculaceae (buttercup family)]
Notes on the alkaloid atisine < [Notes]
Notes on rasanjana (aqueous extract of Berberis aristata) < [Notes]
The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Introduction (Parichchedi Dynasty) < [Chapter VI - The Parichchedis (A.D. 1040-1290)]
Kautilya Arthashastra (by R. Shamasastry)
Chapter 1 - Means to Injure an Enemy < [Book 14 - Secret Means]
Reviews < [July 1965]
The Sarva-Darsana-Samgraha (by E. B. Cowell)