Chittha: 3 definitions


Chittha means something in 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.

Ambiguity: Although Chittha has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Cittha.

Biology (plants and animals)

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

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

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

· Planta Medica (1998)
· Pl. Coromandel (1811)
· European Journal of Herbal Medicine (1998)
· Agents Actions (1988)
· Asiatic Researches, or ‘Transactions of the Society’ (1807)
· Taxon (1979)

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

Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Chittha in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) account book; day book; detailed list; muster roll; account of doings..—chittha (चिट्ठा) is alternatively transliterated as Ciṭṭhā.

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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Chittha is another spelling for चिट्ठा [ciṭṭhā].—n. lottery; game of chance;

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Nepali is the primary language of the Nepalese people counting almost 20 million native speakers. The country of Nepal is situated in the Himalaya mountain range to the north of India.

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