Atti: 13 definitions

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Atti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Atti [ஆத்தி] in the Tamil language is the name of a plant identified with Bauhinia racemosa from the Caesalpiniaceae (Gulmohar) family. For the possible medicinal usage of atti, 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.

Atti in the Malayalam language is the name of a plant identified with Ficus racemosa L. from the Moraceae (Mulberry) family having the following synonyms: Ficus glomerata, Ficus lucescens, Ficus racemosa var. elongata.

Atti [அத்தி] in the Tamil language, ibid. previous identification.

Atti [ಅತ್ತಿ] in the Kannada language, ibid. previous identification.

Atti in the Tamil language is the name of a plant identified with Nymphaea rubra Roxb. ex Andrews from the Nymphaeaceae (Waterlily) family having the following synonyms: Nymphaea rosea, Leuconymphaea rubra, Nymphaea magnifica.

Source: Shodhganga: Edition translation and critical study of yogasarasamgraha

Atti [in the Malayalam language] is another name for “Udumbara” and is dealt with in the 15th-century Yogasārasaṅgraha (Yogasara-saṅgraha) by Vāsudeva: an unpublished Keralite work representing an Ayurvedic compendium of medicinal recipes. The Yogasārasaṃgraha [mentioning atti] deals with entire recipes in the route of administration, and thus deals with the knowledge of pharmacy (bhaiṣajya-kalpanā) which is a branch of pharmacology (dravyaguṇa).

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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.

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Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

1) Atti in Burma is the name of a plant defined with Ficus racemosa in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Covellia glomerata (Roxburgh) Miquel (among others).

2) Atti in India is also identified with Abrus precatorius It has the synonym Abrus precatorius var. novoguineensis Zipp. ex Miq. (etc.).

3) Atti is also identified with Bauhinia racemosa It has the synonym Piliostigma racemosum (Lam.) Benth. (etc.).

4) Atti is also identified with Bauhinia tomentosa It has the synonym Alvesia bauhinioides Welw. (etc.).

5) Atti is also identified with Ficus palmata It has the synonym Ficus pseudocarica Miq..

6) Atti is also identified with Nymphaea rubra It has the synonym Nymphaea rubra Roxb. ex Salisb..

7) Atti is also identified with Pterocarpus santalinus It has the synonym Lingoum santalinum (L.f.) Kuntze (etc.).

8) Atti is also identified with Strychnos nux-vomica It has the synonym Strychnos nux-vomica var. oligosperma Dop (etc.).

9) Atti in Philippines is also identified with Annona muricata It has the synonym Guanabanus muricatus M. Gómez (etc.).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Etnoflora Yucatanense (2004)
· Rumphia (1836)
· Taxon (1980)
· For. Fl. Punj. (1956)
· Economic Botany (1990)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Atti, for example chemical composition, extract dosage, health benefits, pregnancy safety, side effects, diet and recipes, have a look at these references.

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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.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Atti (अत्ति).—f. अत्तिका (attikā) [अत्यते सर्वदा संबध्यते, कर्मणि क्तिन् (atyate sarvadā saṃbadhyate, karmaṇi ktin)] An elder sister &c.

Derivable forms: attiḥ (अत्तिः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Atti (अत्ति).—f.

(-ttiḥ) In theatrical language, an elder sister. E. ata to go, ktin aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Atti (अत्ति).—[adjective] eating, consuming.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Atti (अत्ति):—[from attavya] a m. an eater, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa xiv.]

2) [from attā] b f. elder sister, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [from ad] c etc. See sub voce

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Atti (अत्ति):—I. f.

(-ttiḥ) (In theatrical language.) An elder sister. E. unknown. See the preceding. Ii. m.

(-ttiḥ) (ved.) An eater, one who eats. E. ad, uṇ. aff. ti.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Atti (अत्ति):—(ttiḥ) 2. f. An elder sister.

[Sanskrit to German]

Atti in German

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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.

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Prakrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary

1) Aṭṭi (अट्टि) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Ārti.

2) Atti (अत्ति) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Atri.

3) Atti (अत्ति) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Artti.

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Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Aṭṭi (ಅಟ್ಟಿ):—[noun] cooked food.

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Aṭṭi (ಅಟ್ಟಿ):—[noun] a large built-up pile of things; a stack.

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Atti (ಅತ್ತಿ):—

1) [noun] the tree Ficus glomerata ( = F. racemosa) of Moraceae family; fig tree.

2) [noun] its fruit.

3) [noun] a clan or a sub-caste among shepherds.

4) [noun] a clan or sub-caste among gaṃgaḍikāras;5) [noun] ಅತ್ತಿಯ ಹಣ್ಣು ಕೆಂಪಾದರೂ ಒಳಗೆ ನೋಡಿದರೆ ಹುರುಳಿಲ್ಲ [attiya hannu kempadaru olage nodidare hurulilla]/ ಅತ್ತಿಯ ಹಣ್ಣು ಕೆಂಪಾದರೂ ಹುಳ ಬಹಳ [attiya hannu kempadaru hula bahala] attiya haṇṇu kempādarū, oḷage nōḍidari huruḷililla/attiya haṇṇu kempādarū, huḷa bahaḷa (prov.) attractive but has no essence or good stuff.

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Atti (ಅತ್ತಿ):—

1) [noun] pleasure; joy.

2) [noun] warm feeling towards other; love; affection.

3) [noun] liking; intense interest.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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