Yamani, Yamānī: 8 definitions


Yamani 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)

1) Yamani in India is the name of a plant defined with Carum copticum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Carum copticum (L.) C.B. Clarke (among others).

2) Yamani is also identified with Trachyspermum ammi It has the synonym Carum copticum Benth. & Hook.f. (etc.).

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

· Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Umbelliferae (1989)
· Flora of Bermuda (1918)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2000)
· World Applied Sciences Journal (2008)
· Flora of Tropical Africa (1877)
· Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies (2009)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Yamani, for example health benefits, chemical composition, extract dosage, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, side effects, have a look at these references.

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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

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Yamānī (यमानी).—Ptychotis Ajowan (Mar. oṃvā).

See also (synonyms): yamānikā.

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

Yamānī (यमानी).—f. (-nī) A sort of lovage, (Ligusticum ajwaen, Rox.) E. yam to check, (indigestion,) āṅ before, to obtain, affs. aṇ and ṅīṣ; with ṇvul aff. yamānikā; it is incorrectly read yavānī, and yavānikā .

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

Yamānī (यमानी):—[from yam] f. Ptychotis Ajowan, [Suśruta] (cf. kṣetra-y and yavānikā).

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

Yamānī (यमानी):—(nī) 3. f. A sort of lovage.

[Sanskrit to German]

Yamani 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Yamani (ಯಮನಿ):—[noun] a kind of plant.

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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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