Botanical Name -

Tribulus terrestris L.
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Full Botanical citation -

Tribulus terrestris L., Sp. Pl. 387. 1753; P. Singh & V. Singh in Hajra & al., Fl. India 4: 55.1997.

Family -

ZYGOPHYLLACEAE

System(s) of Indian Medicine -

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

Vernacular names -

Total 208 Vernacular names found in 10 languages.

English (2) - caltrops, devil s thorn
Hindi (12) - burragokhur, chhotagokhru, chota-gokhru, goghru, gokharu, gokhru, gokhuru, gokshri, hatechanghara, hussuk, kanti, pili-kante
Kannada (14) - govina mullu, kirineglu mullu, naegalu mullu, naeggila mullu, negalu, neggila mullu, neggilu, negil-mullu, neglumullu, nerigilu, nerinjimullu, sanna neggilu, sannaneggilugida, sennanegalu
Malayalam (3) - neringil, nerinnil, nerungil
Marathi (8) - ghokaroo, ghokaru, gokru, kaante gokharoo, lahanagokharu, sarata, sarate, sharatte
Sanskrit (43) -
Sanskrit Comments
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bahukantaka, bhakshataka, canadruma, chanadruma, gokanta, gokantaka, gokantakah, gokhura, gokhurha, gokshua, gokshura, gokshuru, goksura, goksurah, goksuraka, ikshugandha, iksugandhika, kanta, kantaphala, kshudragokshura, kshudrakshura, kshura, laghugokshura, laghugoksuru, palankasha, ractasuadanshtra, ri, sadanga, sadangah, shadanga, shvadanshtra, soodumstra, sthalashringataka, sthalasringataka, sudumstra, svadamstra, svadukantaka, svadunestra, traikantaka, trikantah, trikantaka, vanashringataka, vanasrangata
Tamil (113) - acacaram1, acacuram1, accuram2, acuvacattiram, acuvacettiram, acuvatattiram, akkavalati, akkilu, akkini 2, akkinil, antaravaruni, antaravarunikkoti, cherunerinche, cineruncil, ciruneruncil, citiram, cucumam, cukam@, cutakakkoti, cutakam, cutam, cuvatattam, cuvatukantakam2, cuvatukantakkoti, cuvatukantam, cuvatukantam2, ikkukantai3, inki, inkucakkanan2, inkucukantan2, inkucukantan@, inkucukkantan2, inkukkantan2, inkutavakam, irattaccemi, itcukantam2, kamaraci, kamaracikkoti, kamarici, kanatanti, katutatinetti, kittiram, kokanamul, kokanamutkoti, kokantakam, kokantam, kokkurapputu, kontakakkoti, kontakam, kontam, kontam1, kotimakitam, kurukku, matipam, matipoti, matipoti#, matipoti@, mattuppoti, mukkantakam, mukkantaki, mukkantali, nal nenuncil, nallaneruncil, nalnerunci, nalneruncil, nannerincil, nanneruncikkoti, nattuvarikam, nayppanippuntu, nerenjimullu, nerinci, neringie, nerinjal, nerinji, nerunchil, nerunci, neruncil, neruncippaccai, nerunciputum, nerungil, nerunji, nerunjil, nerunjul, ororutali, pacanapeti 2, palleru, paramatarai, patalamulam 3, patalamuli 3, patamuli, peru neruncil, piruntai 2, sirunerinji, tirikalatakam, tirikantakam, tirikantaki, tirikantakkoti, tirikantam, tirikantam#, tirikantam@, tiritantam, tiruvarttaivattam, tumpu, ucaripam, ucaritam, uccitakkoti, uccitam, viruccalapam, viruccalayi, virukkalapam, yanaikkalvananki, yanaikkalvanankipputu, yanaivananki 2
Telugu (7) - chirupalleru, cinnapalleru, nirunji, palleru, pallerumullu, pannaeru mullu, sannaneggilugida
Tibetan (2) - gze ma, gze-ma
Urdu (4) - gokharu, gokhru khurd, gokhru khurd nim kofta, khar-e-khasak-khurd