Imarti: 3 definitions


Imarti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi, 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.

Ambiguity: Although Imarti has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Imarati.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Imarti [इमर्ती] in the Rajasthani language is the name of a plant identified with Celosia argentea L. from the Amaranthaceae (Amaranth) family having the following synonyms: Celosia japonica, Celosia stricta, Celosia plumosa. For the possible medicinal usage of imarti, 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.

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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)

1) Imarti in India is the name of a plant defined with Celosia argentea in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Amaranthus purpureus Nieuwl. (among others).

2) Imarti is also identified with Marsilea vestita It has the synonym Lemma minuta (L.) Desr. (etc.).

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

· Journal of Shandong College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (1988)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Proc. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh, Sect. B, Biol. Sci. (1985)
· Garcia de Orta, Série de Botânica (1985)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Sci. & Cult. (1975)

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

Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Imarti in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) a typical indian sweet..—imarti (इमरती) is alternatively transliterated as Imaratī.

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