Nariyal: 4 definitions

Introduction:

Nariyal means something in the history of ancient India, 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 Nariyal has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Nariyala.

India history and geography

Source: Shodhganga: A translation of Jhaverchand Meghanis non translated folk tales

Nariyal refers to “Coconut”.—It is defined in the glossary attached to the study dealing with Gujarat Folk tales composed by Gujarati poet Jhaverchand Meghani (1896-1947)

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Nariyal [नारियल] in the Hindi language is the name of a plant identified with Cocos nucifera L. from the Arecaceae (Palm) family. For the possible medicinal usage of nariyal, 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.

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

Nariyal in India is the name of a plant defined with Cocos nucifera in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Cocos indica Royle (among others).

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

· The Gardeners Dictionary
· Ann. Allergy Asthma Immunol. (2007)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2005)
· International Journal of Dermatology (2007)
· Kew Chromosome Conference (1995)
· Botanica Acta (1997)

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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

Nariyal in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) see [narikela]..—nariyal (नारियल) is alternatively transliterated as Nāriyala.

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