Gohan: 5 definitions

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Gohan 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.

Biology (plants and animals)

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

Gohan in Japan is the name of a plant defined with Oryza sativa in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Oryza sativa var. plena Prain (among others).

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

· Revue internationale de botanique appliquée et d’agriculture tropicale
· Kulturpflanze (1981)
· Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress Association (1987)
· Handbuch des Getreidebaus (1885)
· Indian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding (1965)
· Acta Genetica Sinica (1990)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Gohan, for example diet and recipes, side effects, health benefits, chemical composition, 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

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gohan (गोहन्).—killing cattle, [masculine] a cow-killer.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gohan (गोहन्):—[=go-han] [from go] mfn. killing cattle, [Ṛg-veda vii, 56, 17.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Gohan in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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