Dhane: 4 definitions


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In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Advances in Zoology and Botany: Ethnomedicinal List of Plants Treating Fever in Ahmednagar District of Maharashtra, India

Dhane in the Marathi language refers to the medicinal herb “Coriandrum sativum L.”, and is used for ethnomedicine treatment of Fever in Ahmednagar district, India. The parts used are: “Leaves, Fruits”. Instructions for using the herb named Dhane: An infusion of leaves and dried ripe fruits 5g—added in milk with rock sugar–once a day.

Source: WorldCat: Rāj nighaṇṭu

Dhāne in the Bengali language refers to Dhānyaka, also identified with Coriandrum sativum Linn. or “coriander” from the Apiaceae or “umbelliferae” family of flowering plants, according to verse 6.35-37 of the 13th-century Raj Nighantu or Rājanighaṇṭu. Other than the Bengali word Dhāne, there are more synonyms identified for this plant among which sixteen are in Sanskrit.

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ḍhāṇe (ಢಾಣೆ):—

1) [noun] a heavy medieval war club, often with a spiked, metal head; a war-mace.

2) [noun] a thick wooden stick.

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Ḍhāṇe (ಢಾಣೆ):—

1) [noun] a small, hard seed or seedlike fruit, esp. that of any cereal plant, as wheat, rice, etc. ; grain.

2) [noun] a kind of eatable made of Bengal gram powder, and fried in oil.

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Dhāne (ಧಾನೆ):—

1) [noun] = ಧಾನ್ಯ - [dhanya -] 1 & 2.

2) [noun] parched rice or barley.

3) [noun] powder of any parched corn.

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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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