Botanical Name -

Saraca asoca (ROXB.) DE WILDE
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Full Botanical citation -

Saraca asoca (Roxb.) de Wilde in Blumea 15: 393. 1967; R.D.Gaur, Fl. Distr. Garhwal North West Himalaya (With Ethnobotanical Notes), TransMedia, Srinagar (Garhwal), India, 249. 1999.

Family -

CAESALPINIACEAE

System(s) of Indian Medicine -

Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, Homeopathy, Folk, Sowa-Rigpa
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Botanical Synonyms (1) -

  • Saraca indica AUCT. NON L.
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    Full Botanical citation -

    Saraca indica auct. non L., Mant. pl. 98. 1767; R.D.Gaur, Fl. Distr. Garhwal North West Himalaya (With Ethnobotanical Notes), TransMedia, Srinagar (Garhwal), India, 250. 1999.

Vernacular names -

Total 204 Vernacular names found in 9 languages.

English (1) - asoka
Hindi (5) - anganapriya, ashok, ashoka, asok, asoka
Kannada (30) - abhanga, achanga, achenge, akshath, akshatha, aksunkara, asage, asaje, asanke, ashanke, ashoka, ashoka mara, ashokada mara, ashuge, ashunkar, asoka, asokada, gandha pushpi, hashige, jaasundi, jassoondie, kankelli, kempuchinnadeke gida, kengalimara, kenkali, kenkali mara, kenkalimara, kusge, kusgemara, seethe mara
Malayalam (8) - ashokam, asjogam, asogam, asoka, asokam, hemapushpam, vanculam, vanjulam
Marathi (4) - ashoka, asok, jasundi, tamada ashok
Sanskrit (54) -
Sanskrit Comments
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anganapriya, apashoka, ashoka, asoka, asokah, chakraguchha, chitra, dohali, doshahari, gandapushpa, gandhapushpa, gatasoka, gatasokah, hemapushpa, hemapuspa, kankali, kankeli, kankelih, kankelli, kantacharandohada, kantangharidohadah, karnapura, karnapuraka, kelika, krimikaraka, madhupushpa, madhupuspah, nata, palladru, pindapushpa, pindipushpa, prapallava, raktapallava, raktapallavah, rama, rogitaru, shhaya, shokaharta, shokanasha, smaradhivasa, smaradhivasah, sokanasanah, strinirikshanadohada, subhaga, tamrapallava, vajula, vamanghrighataka, vamankayatana, vanjuladrumah, vanjuldruma, vichitra, vichitrah, vishoka, vitashoka
Tamil (91) - acoka, acoka maram, acokam, acokam 2, acokataru, acokaturu, acoku, acunam, acunam 1, anagam, ankanappiriyam, asavu, ashoka pattai, asogam, asogu, asogy, asoka, asoka pattai, ayil, ayil 1, ayil pattai, cacupam, cakam, cakam 1, cakkarakuccam, caricam, caripam, centu, ceyalai, cincupam, cittirakaranam, cittiram, cittiram 1, cokam, emaputbam, emaputpam, iravatam, iravattam, kakoli, kakorini, kakorinimaram, kamukam, kamukam 1, kamukamaram, kankeli, kankeli#, kankeli@, kankoli, kannapuram, karcokam, kattutonimaram, kattuttoni, kelikam, kelikomaram, kopikam, kopikamaram, malaikarunai, malaikkarunai, malaikkoran, mati, mati 1, matu, matu 1, nettilink, nettilinkam, nettilinki, nettilinku, nettulinkam, pallavattiru, pallavattirumaram, pallavttirumaram, pintaputpam, pintitam, pintitam 1, pintitamaram, pirakipattikam, pitam, pitam 1, ravatam, sasubam, tamirapallavam, tamirapalliyam, tamirapalliyamaram, tokali, vacciram, vanculam, vantiputpam, vicokam, vitacokam, yukapatrikai, yukapattirikai
Telugu (8) - ashokamu, asogam, asoka, asokamanu, asokamu, seethamma asokamu, vanjalamu, vanjulamu
Tibetan (3) - a so ka, my nan med, mya-nan-med