Kauli, Kaulī, Kāulī: 9 definitions


Kauli means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, biology, Tamil. 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)

Kauli in Benin is the name of a plant defined with Mitragyna inermis in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Nauclea africana Willd. (among others).

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

· Genera Plantarum (1789)
· Journal of the Arnold Arboretum (1944)
· Boissiera (1988)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2004)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2005)

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

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

kaulī (कउली).—&c. For words beginning with kau & kaū see under kau.

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kaulī (कौली).—a (kaula) Held upon, or relating to, kaula.

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kaulī (कौली).—f (kaula) Land now first brought into cultivation upon a kaula from Government.

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kauḷī (कौळी).—f A shrub, Gymnema Nepaulense. Grah.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

kaulī (कउली).—See under kau.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

1) Kaulī (कौली):—[from kaula] f. noble descent,[Varāha-mihira’s Yogayātrā]

2) Kauli (कौलि):—[from kaulaka] a m. ([Pāṇini; Siddhānta-kaumudī]) [patronymic] [Pravara texts]

3) b See kaulaka.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kauli 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Kauḷi (ಕೌಳಿ):—[noun] = ಕೌಳೇಯ [kauleya]2.

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Kauḷi (ಕೌಳಿ):—[noun] rice in the husk, the seed of the aquatic cereal grass Oryza sativa of Poaceae family; paddy.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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Tamil dictionary

Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Kauḷi (கௌளி) [keḷaḷi] noun House-lizard. See கவுளி². (திவா.) [kavuli². (thiva.)]

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Kauḷi (கௌளி) [keḷaḷi] noun perhaps from T. gauḷi. cf. கெளடி. [keladi.] (Music) A specific melody-type; ஓர் இராகம். [or iragam.] (பரதசாஸ்திரம் இராக. [magaparatham iraga.] 56.)

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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