Kankati, Kaṅkatī, Kamkati: 6 definitions
Kankati means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, 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)
Kankati in India is the name of a plant defined with Abutilon guineense in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Abutilon indicum subsp. guineense (Schumach.) Borss. Waalk. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Flora of China (1955)
· Hortus Britannicus (1826)
· Journal of Botany, British and Foreign (1936)
· Blumea (1966)
· Acta Botanica Yunnanica (1982)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Kankati, for example pregnancy safety, chemical composition, diet and recipes, health benefits, side effects, extract dosage, have a look at these references.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Kaṅkatī (कङ्कती).—A comb, haircomb; Rām.2.91.77; शिरसीव कङ्कतमपेतमूर्धजे (śirasīva kaṅkatamapetamūrdhaje) Śiśupālavadha 15.33.
-taḥ 1 A kind of tree (atibalā).
2) A poisonous animal.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kaṅkatī (कङ्कती):—[from kaṅkata] f. Sida Rhombifolia.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Kaṅkatī (कङ्कती):—(tī) 3. f. Idem. kaṅkatikā . (kā) 1. f. Idem.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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.
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
Kaṃkati (कंकति) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Kaṅkati.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
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Ends with: Vikankati.
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