Uranakhya, Uraṇākhya, Urana-akhya: 6 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

[«previous next»] — Uranakhya in Biology glossary
Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Uranakhya [उरणाख्यः] in the Sanskrit language is the name of a plant identified with Senna tora (L.)Roxb. from the Caesalpiniaceae (Gulmohar) family having the following synonyms: Cassia tora. For the possible medicinal usage of uranakhya, 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Uranakhya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uraṇākhya (उरणाख्य).—the plant Cassia Alata or Tora. An esculent and medicinal plant (Mar. ṭākaḷā).

Derivable forms: uraṇākhyaḥ (उरणाख्यः).

Uraṇākhya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms uraṇa and ākhya (आख्य). See also (synonyms): uraṇākṣa, uraṇākṣaka.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Uraṇākhya (उरणाख्य).—m.

(-khyaḥ) Cassia: see the preceding. E. uraṇa and ākhyā a name; named from the ram; also uraṇākhyaka, ka being added.

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

Uraṇākhya (उरणाख्य):—[from uraṇa] m. Cassia Alata or Tora, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Uraṇākhya (उरणाख्य):—[uraṇā+khya] (khyaḥ) 1. m. Idem.

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