Botanical Name -

Achyranthes aspera L.
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Full Botanical citation -

Achyranthes aspera L., Sp. pl. 204. 1753; S. Karthikeyan & al., Flowering Plants of India - Dicots. 1: 68. 2009.

Family -

AMARANTHACEAE

System(s) of Indian Medicine -

Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, Homeopathy, Folk, Sowa-Rigpa

Vernacular names -

Total 273 Vernacular names found in 10 languages.

English (1) - prickly chaff flower
Hindi (26) - andhi jalo, andhijhara, apang, appamarg, chichra, chirchira, chirchitta, cicimda, circita, dintara, kanti, kantta, katio bhuratio, khara, latjira, latjiri, lich kuri, puth kanda, puthkanda, puthkunda, putkanda, sn apamargh, ultokure, undhokanto, undo kanto, unta ghada
Kannada (11) - kempu uthraani, mayooraka, utrani-gida, utranigida, uttaraane, uttaraani, uttaraani gida, uttarane, uttaranee, uttarani, uttrane
Malayalam (5) - cadelari, kadaladi, katalati, valiyakatalati, vankatalati
Marathi (7) - aghaada, aghada, aghadha, aghado, aghara, pandhara-aghada, surat
Sanskrit (41) -
Sanskrit Comments
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a, adhahsalya, adhoghanta, adhvashalya, aghamargava, aghata, apamarga, apamargah, apamargaha, apangakpushpi, chamatkara, dhamargava, durabhigraha, durgraha, kantarika, kanti, karkatapippali, katalati, katumanjirika, kharamanjari, kini, kinit, kishaparni, ksharamadhya, kshuraka, kubja, malakanta, markati, mayura, mayuraka, pandukantaka, parakpushpi, pratyakparni, pratyakpuspa, pratyakpuspi, shaikharika, shkhari, sikhari, sthalamanjari, talakata, vasira
Tamil (166) - akatam, akatamonicceti, akatturam, akayamauni, ancanati, apamarkkam#, apamarkkam@, apamarkki, apamarutamuli, aparamarkkam, aramaravam, aramiyam1, atokantam, attuvacalliyam, caitanniyam, cakarikam, caramattiyam, cavakam, cavuntati, cekari1, cekarikam#, cekarikam@, cennayuruvi, cikari1, cikiciram, cirukatalati, cirukatalaticceti, civanta nayuruvi, culanam, cuvanam2, cuvanam@, cuvayam, iraviliyanputu, kacurantam, kalvacamati, kamankalam, kancari, karakkarati, karamantali, karapippivi, karattilkaram2, karattirkaram2, karcikacceti, karcikam, karumalaki, karumancari, karumancaricceti, karumpai, katalati, katalati@, katavakam, katumancaricceti, katumancarikai, katumancarikam, katunti, kavutam, kecaravaram, kecarikacceti, kecarikam#, kecarikam@, kicaparnam, kicaparni, kicaparnicceti, kicaparunicceti, kicavalli, kicavallicceti, kincakapanni, kincakapannicceti, kincapanni, kini, kirusnapanni, kolitakikam, kotavi, kottakacceti, kottakam, kottavi1, kottavivittirukki, kottavivittirukku, kurccakacitacceti, kurccanacitam, kurmakkerutamuli, lokkikacceti, lokkila, makatacceti, makatam#, malakantacceti, malakantam, mamuni, mamuni#, mamuni@, mamuniki, mamuri, manakimuli, manca, mancari 2, mancaricceti, manikkarutu, manikkayaru, markkatapippali, markkatappippili, markkavikam, maruttipoti#, maruttipoti@, maruttippoti@, maruttira, maruttiracceti, mayirakam, mayurakacceti, mayurakam 2, mayuram 1, munrutari, munrutarikkoti, na-yurivi, naayurivi, naayuruvi, nahiooroovie vayr, navuri, nayiranci, nayiranci2, naykkittam, naykuruvi, nayurivi, nayuruvi, nayurvi, nayuviri, nayvananki, nayvanankicceti, pataramukki#, pataramukki@, pataramukkicceti, pellaunacceti, pellaunam, pinrutari 1, pinrutaricceti, pippilicikari, pirattiyakapanni, pirattiyakapannicceti, pirattiyakpanni, pirattiyaputpam, puli 1, puratiyuram, shiru-kadaladi, sirukadaladi, tamarkkavam, tarattilkaram, tucciram, tutaivi, ulimani#, ulimani@, uruvi1, uttareni, valanatikamam, vancamuli, vantamarkkam, varakamarkkam, varkamarkkam, varkamarutacceti, vellainayuruvi, vennayuruvi, viralaneri, viralnericceti, virarkoti, visakkani 2, vittirukki, yakattam, yapamarakkam
Telugu (11) - antisa, antisha, apamaargamu, apamargamu, dubbinachettu, pratyukpushpi, utta-reni, uttaraene, uttaren, uttareni, utthareni
Tibetan (3) - a pa ma rga, a pa ma rga (d), a-pa-ma-rga
Urdu (2) - charchatta, rakh chirchitta