Botanical Name -

Trigonella foenum-graecum L.
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Full Botanical citation -

Trigonella foenum-graecum L., Sp. Pl. 777. 1753; N.P.Singh &al., Fl.Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones, 1: Fl.India Ser. 2: 775. 2000.

Family -

FABACEAE

System(s) of Indian Medicine -

Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, Folk

Vernacular names -

Total 98 Vernacular names found in 9 languages.

English (5) - bird s-foot, fenu-greek, fenugreek, greek hayseed, trigonella
Hindi (4) - methi, meti, muthi, mutti
Kannada (9) - mente, mentepalle, mentesoffu, mentesoppu, menthe, menthya, menthya gida, menthya soppu, mentya
Malayalam (3) - uluva, ventayam, venthiam
Marathi (2) - methi, methi-chi bhaji
Sanskrit (21) -
Sanskrit Comments
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bahuparni, bahupatrika, chandrika, dipani, gandhabija, gandhaphala, jyoti, kairavi, kalanusari, kunchika, mantha, medhika, methe, methi, methika, methini, misrapushpa, munindrika, pitabija, vallari, vedhani
Tamil (48) - calepaccalam, cayarovaram, cirepari, cittiravaku, civamatanu, kairalam2, kairavi2, kaivitai, kalintam, kantapalai4, makarampu#, makarampu@, makarantappu#, makarantappu@, menti 2, mentikai 2, mentiyam, mentiyam 2, meti, metikai, muninturaicceti, nariventayam, nariventiyam, pitapicam, tevaputtira, uluva2, uluvacceti, uluvam, uluvay#, uluvay@, venciyam, vendayam, vendhayam, vendium, venkuntakikam, ventai, ventaiyam#, vental, ventalayam, ventayacceti, ventayakkirai, ventayam, venthayam, ventiyam, vetani@, vimalotayacceti, vimalotayam, yamunacitti
Telugu (4) - menthikoora, menthulu, mentikura, mentulu
Urdu (2) - methi, tukhm methi