Botanical Name -

Withania somnifera DUNAL
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Full Botanical citation -

Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal in DC., Prodr. 13: 453. 1852; R.D.Gaur, Fl. Distr. Garhwal North West Himalaya (With Ethnobotanical Notes), TransMedia, Srinagar (Garhwal), India, 436. 1999.

Family -

SOLANACEAE

System(s) of Indian Medicine -

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

Botanical Synonyms (1) -

  • Physalis flexuosa L.

Vernacular names -

Total 237 Vernacular names found in 10 languages.

English (1) - ashwagandha
Hindi (10) - asgand, asgandh, asgandhi, ashgandh, ashgandha, ashwagandha, aswagandha, chirpotan, punir, rashbhari
Kannada (35) - amakire, amangara gida, amangura, amikkira-gadday, ammangura, amukkire, angaara gadde gida, angara, angara baeru, angura gedde, anukeere, ashvagandha, ashvagandhi, ashwagandhi, asvagandha, asvagandhi, aswagandha, baiseyabara gida, hiremaddina, hiremaddina baeru, hiremaddina gida, hiremaddu, hirimaddina, hirimaddina-gadday, hirregadday, kiremallinagida, kirimaddana, kudure, manmatha shakthi, mohini gida, rathi gida, shakti gida, sogade-beru, sogadeberu, viremaddinagaddi
Malayalam (4) - amukkiram, amukkuram, pevette, pevetti
Marathi (6) - asagandha, askand, askandha, domdalaki, kanchuki, tilli
Sanskrit (39) -
Sanskrit Comments
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Sanskrit Name -

Asvagandha

Author Comments


Chunekar: for Asvagandha. Identified with the species

Dr Bapalal Vaidya: for Asvagandha. Identified with the species

P.V.Sharma: for Asvagandha. Identified with the species
amukkura, ashvagandha, ashvakandika, ashvaroha, ashvavarshaka, ashwagandha, asvagandha, aswagandha, balada, balaja, gandhapatri, haya, hayagandha, hayapriya, kala, kambuka, kamrupini, kushthagandha, kushthagandhini, palashaparni, priyakari, punya, pushtida, pushtipavira, rajgandha, shyamala, turagagandha, turagi, turangagandha, ushuvaghendi, vajigandha, vajigandhika, vajikari, vajini, varada, varahakarni, varahapatri, vataghni, wajie ganaha
Tamil (117) - acaiyu, achuvagandi, acupam, acurakenti, acuvacceti, acuvakantai, acuvakantam, acuvakanti, acuvakanti 1, acuvakanti 2, acuvakenti, acuvakkilanku, acuvam, acuvam 1, acuvam 2, acuvapalam, akavu, akavu 1, akavu 2, allivatali, amkkura kilangu, amkoolang-kalung, amkulang, amkulang-kalang, amukkanankilanku, amukkara, amukkaran-kilanku, amukkilacceti, amukkinankilanku, amukkira, amukkira ver, amukkira-kilzhangu, amukkirak kilanku, amukkirakkilangu, amukkiran kilanku, amukkirankilanku, amukkiri, amukknravi, amukkura, amukkura kizhangu, amukkura-virai, amukkurak kizhangu, amukkurak-kizhangu, amukkuravi, amukkuravu, amukran-kizhangu, amuttaraci, ankulan, ankulang, asubam, asuvagandi, aswaganthi, atitarikam, atittikam, avarokam, ceravilankam, cevvilankam, irulicceti, iruliccevi, kampukastam, kantapattiram 1, karappantalai, kenta, kenta 3, kiravarokacam, kiriccevi, kiticcevi, kolanakutaver, kolari, makanti, makanti 2, matalinkam, matanalinkacceti, matanalinkam, matappurakkanniram, matappurallamniram, matarika, matarikacceti, muttaci, muttarati, muttati, muttati 1, nakutam, nattuamukkirakkilanku, palapali, paricata, parikikanti 1, parikkanti, parikkanti 2, parikkantikkilanku, peyvetti, piratakam, pivari, pivari 1, pivari 2, tanuka, tanupara, tanupari, turki, uni, uni 1, uni 2, unikkilanku, vacikantam, vacikenta, valliayai, valliyai, varakakarni, varakarakkilanku, varucu, vippuruti nayakan, vippurutinayakam, vippurutinayakan, virpurtinayakam, virpuruti nayakacceti, virpurutinayakacceti, virpurutinayakam
Telugu (16) - ashvagandhi, asvagandhi, dommadolu, pannirugada, penneroo, penneroo-gadda, penneru, penneru gaddi, pennerugedda, pillivattitige, pillivendram, pillivendramu, piniru, pulivendramu, vaajigandha, vajigandha
Tibetan (3) - a sa ga ndhi (d), a swa ga ndhi (d), ba-dzi-ga-ndha
Urdu (6) - asgand, asgand nagori, asgandh, asgandh-e-nagori, asgund, isgand nagori