Sanuja, Sānuja, Sanu-ja: 3 definitions


Sanuja means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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)

Sanuja in India is the name of a plant defined with Zanthoxylum armatum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Zanthoxylum alatum var. planispinum (Siebold & Zucc.) Rehder & E.H. Wilson (among others).

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

· Plantae Delavayanae (1889)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1824)
· Taxon (1980)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1988)
· Abhandlungen der Mathematisch-Physikalischen Classe der Königlich Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (1846)
· Plant Systematics and Evolution (1980)

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

1) Sānuja (सानुज):—[=sānu-ja] [from sānu] a m. (for sānuja See p. 1203, col. 1) ‘produced on table-land’, Xanthoxylon Alatum, [Bhāvaprakāśa]

2) [v.s. ...] n. the flower of Hibiscus Mutabilis, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) b mfn. (fo sānu-ja See p. 1202, col. 3) accompanied by or along with a younger brother, [Rāmāyaṇa]

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Sanuja 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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