Balatanaya, Bālatanaya, Bala-tanaya: 8 definitions


Balatanaya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

Biology (plants and animals)

[«previous next»] — Balatanaya in Biology glossary
Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Balatanaya in India is the name of a plant defined with Acacia catechu in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Acacia catechu (L.f.) Brandis (among others).

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

· The forest flora of North-West and Central India (1874)
· Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany (1981)
· Supplementum Plantarum (1782)
· London Journal of Botany (1842)
· Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany (1996)
· Plant-Book

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

Biology book cover
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of balatanaya in the context of Biology from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Balatanaya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bālatanaya (बालतनय).—the Khadira tree.

Derivable forms: bālatanayaḥ (बालतनयः).

Bālatanaya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bāla and tanaya (तनय).

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

Bālatanaya (बालतनय).—m.

(-yaḥ) 1. A young son. 2. A tree, (Mimosa catechu.) E. bāla young or small, and tanaya offspring, leaves.

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

1) Bālatanaya (बालतनय):—[=bāla-tanaya] [from bāla] m. a young son, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] Acacia Catechu, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Bālatanaya (बालतनय):—[bāla-tanaya] (yaḥ) 1. m. A son; mimosa.

[Sanskrit to German]

Balatanaya in German

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of balatanaya in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Balatanaya in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bālatanaya (ಬಾಲತನಯ):—[noun] the tree Acacia catechu ( = Mimosa catechu) of Mimosae family.

context information

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

Discover the meaning of balatanaya in the context of Kannada from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Let's grow together!

For over a decade, this site has never bothered you with ads. I want to keep it that way. But I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased truth, wisdom and knowledge.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: