Bhurundi, Bhūruṇḍī, Bhu-rundi, Bhurumdi: 9 definitions


Bhurundi 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)

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

Bhurundi in India is the name of a plant defined with Heliotropium indicum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Eliopia serrata Raf. (among others).

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

· Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress Association (1982)
· Sylva Telluriana (1838)
· Ethnobotany (2004)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1845)
· Methodus Plantas Horti Botanici (1794)
· Biodiversidad del estado de Tabasco (2005)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Bhurundi, for example chemical composition, health benefits, pregnancy safety, side effects, extract dosage, 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

Bhūruṇḍī (भूरुण्डी).—a kind of sun-flower.

Bhūruṇḍī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhū and ruṇḍī (रुण्डी).

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

Bhūruṇḍī (भूरुण्डी).—f. (-ṇḍī) A sort of sun-flower, (Heliotropium Indicum.) E. bhū the earth, ruh to grow; or ruddh to oppose, ka aff., deriv. irr. “hātiśuṃ~ḍā” .

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

Bhūruṇḍī (भूरुण्डी):—[=bhū-ruṇḍī] f. Heliotropium Indicum, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Bhūruṇḍī (भूरुण्डी):—(ṇḍī) 3. f. A sort of sun flower.

[Sanskrit to German]

Bhurundi 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bhūruṃḍi (ಭೂರುಂಡಿ):—[noun] the plant Heliotropium indicum of Boraginaceae family.

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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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