Kaaba: 1 definition
Kaaba means something in 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)
1) Kaaba in Burkina Faso is the name of a plant defined with Senna alata in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Cassia herpetica Jacq., nom superfl. (among others).
2) Kaaba in Sierra Leone is also identified with Zea mays It has the synonym Mayzea cerealis Raf. (etc.).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1993)
· Taxon (1987)
· The Gardeners Dictionary
· Enumeratio Stirpium Transsilvaniae (1816)
· De Fructibus et Seminibus Plantarum… . (1788)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1825)
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Myths and Legends of Babylonia and Assyria (by Lewis Spence)