Vanapallava, Vana-pallava: 6 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

[«previous next»] — Vanapallava in Biology glossary
Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Vanapallava in India is the name of a plant defined with Moringa ovalifolia in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Moringa zeylanica Burmann (among others).

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

· Neue und wenig bekannte Pflanzen Deutsch-SüdwestAfrikas (1914)
· Feddes Repertorium (1985)
· Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France (1963)
· Prodr. (DC.) (1825)
· Fieldiana, Botany (1946)
· Species Plantarum (1753)

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Vanapallava (वनपल्लव).—the शोभाञ्जन (śobhāñjana) tree.

Derivable forms: vanapallavaḥ (वनपल्लवः).

Vanapallava is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vana and pallava (पल्लव).

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

Vanapallava (वनपल्लव).—m.

(-vaḥ) A tree, (Hyperanthera morunga, &c.) E. vana a wood, pallava a shoot.

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

Vanapallava (वनपल्लव):—[=vana-pallava] [from vana > van] m. Hyperanthera Moringa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Vanapallava (वनपल्लव):—[vana-pallava] (vaḥ) 1. m. A tree (Hyperanthera morunga).

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Vanapallava in German

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