Ghanera, Ghāṇērā, Ghāṇerā, Ghanerā: 5 definitions


Ghanera 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: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Ghanera [घाणेरा] in the Konkani language is the name of a plant identified with Nothapodytes nimmoniana (J. Grah.) D.J. Mabberley from the Icacinaceae (Unicorn Plant) family having the following synonyms: Mappia foetida, Nothapodytes foetida, Stemonurus foetidus, Premna nimmoniana. For the possible medicinal usage of ghanera, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.

Ghanera [घाणेरा] in the Marathi language, ibid. previous identification.

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

Ghanera in India is the name of a plant defined with Nothapodytes nimmoniana in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Mappia championiana Miers (among others).

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

· Icones Plantarum Indiae Orientalis (1843)
· Taxon (1980)
· Notizblatt des Botanischen Gartens und Museums zu Berlin-Dahlem (1940)
· A Catalogue of the Plants Growing in Bombay and its Vicinity (1839)
· Flore Forestière de la Cochinchine (1892)
· Journal of the Arnold Arboretum (1942)

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

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ghāṇērā (घाणेरा).—a (ghāṇa) Stinking. 2 Disgusting, nauseous, loathsome, hateful--person, thing, speech, action: a stinkard, scrub, srab, losel, a scurvy or shabby fellow.

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

ghāṇērā (घाणेरा).—a Stinking. Disgusting, nauseous-person, thing, speech, action.

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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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Nepali dictionary

Source: unoes: Nepali-English Dictionary

Ghanerā (घनेरा):—adj. plentiful; abundant; many; much; n. pile; heap; accumulation;

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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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