Pote, Pōṭe: 2 definitions


Pote means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Pote [पोते] in the Nepali language is the name of a plant identified with Pieris formosa (Wall.) D. Don from the Ericaceae (Blueberry) family. For the possible medicinal usage of pote, 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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Languages of India and abroad

Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Pōṭe (ಪೋಟೆ):—

1) [noun] a hole in a rock or in the stem or big branch of a tree.

2) [noun] a narrow, deep hole.

3) [noun] that which is hollow.

4) [noun] an empty, worthless thing.

5) [noun] (dial.) sexual intercourse.

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Pōṭe (ಪೋಟೆ):—

1) [noun] a woman having masculine characteristics as having moustache, beard, etc. caused by malfunctioning of certain glands.

2) [noun] a domestic maid servant employed for bringing water.

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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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