Haras: 4 definitions

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Haras 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.

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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Haras in Arabic is the name of a plant defined with Faidherbia albida in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Acacia mossambicensis Bolle (among others).

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

· A Study of the Kanuri Language. (1937)
· Dictionary of the Hausa Language. (1899)
· Edwards’s Botanical Register
· Bull. Int. Group for Study of Mimosoideae (1977)
· Life among the Hereros in Africa. (1922)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1987)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Haras (हरस्).—1. [neuter] grip; draught (in drinking, also = drink, beverage); vigour, energy, strength, power; poss. harasvant & harasvin.

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Haras (हरस्).—2. [neuter] anger, wrath.

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

1) Haras (हरस्):—[from hara] a n. a grasp, grip, [Atharva-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] a draught, drink, beverage, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda]

3) [v.s. ...] flame, fire ([according to] to some also ‘anger’, ‘fury’), [ib.] cf. [Greek] θέρος.

4) b etc. See [column]2.

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Haras 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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