Devadari, Dēvadārī, Devadārī: 4 definitions


Devadari means something in Marathi, 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)

1) Devadari in India is the name of a plant defined with Cedrus libani in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Cedrus libanensis Juss. ex Mirb. (among others).

2) Devadari is also identified with Erythroxylum emarginatum It has the synonym Sethia indica DC. (etc.).

3) Devadari is also identified with Toona ciliata It has the synonym Cedrela australis F. Muell., nom. illeg. (etc.).

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

· Hortus britannicus. (1830)
· Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France (1912)
· Prodr. (DC.) (1824)
· Cedrorum Libani Historia (1757)
· Dictionnaire classique d’histoire naturelle (1823)
· Beskrivelse af Guineeiske planter (1827)

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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

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

dēvadārī (देवदारी).—a (dēvadāra) Relating to deal or fir-wood.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

dēvadārī (देवदारी).—a Relating to deal or fir-wood.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Dēvadāri (ದೇವದಾರಿ):—[noun] the shrub or small tree Erythroxylon monogynum of Erythroxylaceae family, the oil extracted from its wood is used for medicinal purpose; bastard sandal; red cedar.

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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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