Dhane: 5 definitions


Dhane 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Nighantu (Synonyms and Characteristics of Drugs and technical terms)

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.

Unclassified Ayurveda definitions

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.

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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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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Dhane in India is the name of a plant defined with Coriandrum sativum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Coriandrum testiculatum M. Bieb. (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 (1976)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Les Figures des Plantes et Animaux d'Usage en Medecine (1764)
· Flora Taurico-Caucasica (1808)
· Deutschlands Flora, Abtheilung II, Cryptogamie (Sturm) (1904)
· Prodromus Stirpium in Horto ad Chapel Allerton vigentium (1796)

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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

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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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Dhane (धने):—n. 1. friend; 2. a woman's woman friend;

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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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