Fwd: Kannada name(s) of Eulophia nuda Lindl. (syn. Eulophia spectabilis Suresh)

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Dinesh Valke

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Oct 22, 2022, 5:37:02 AM10/22/22
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Thank you very much dear Mahadeswara ji for help with the names of Eulophia nuda Lindl.

We will go with:
ಹಾವಿನಮೋರೆ  ಗೆಡ್ಡೆ haavina more gedde ... haavina more = snake's face; gedde = tuber ... snake's face like tuber
ಹಾವಿನಮೂತಿ ಗೆಡ್ಡೆ Havina moothi gedde ... havina moothi = snakes snout; gedde = tuber ... snake's snout like tuber

We will drop the ambiguous ದಾವಣಿಯ ಗೆಡ್ಡೆ daavaniya gedde from our compilation.

Thank you very much once again.
Regards.
Dinesh



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From: M Swamy <swamy...@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, Oct 22, 2022 at 9:48 AM
Subject: Re: Kannada name(s) of Eulophia nuda Lindl. (syn. Eulophia spectabilis Suresh)
To: Dinesh Valke <dinesh...@gmail.com>


Dear Dinesh ji,
This is with reference to the clarification required in respect of the  following Kannada names :
a)    Daavaniya gedde :  ದಾವಣಿಯ ಗೆಡ್ಡೆ  ( daavaniya = half sari's ; gedde = tuber) ;  Half-sari's tuber
b)    Haavina more gedde  :  ಹಾವಿನಮೋರೆ  ಗೆಡ್ಡೆ    ( haavina  more = snake's face ; gedde = tuber) snake's face like tuber
 c)   Havina moothi gedde  : ಹಾವಿನಮೂತಿ ಗೆಡ್ಡೆ  (havina moothi = snakes snout ; gedde = tuber ) snake's snout like tuber
In my view the names suggested at (b) & (c)  are quite good / appropriate  as they refer to the shape of the floral display.  In my opinion  you may include  these two names.  

I am not sure of the name at (a) .   I know only the one meaning of the word Daavaniya , which means half saree. I donot know how far it (plant)  resembles half-sari   I could not get any other meaning for this word.  Hence my doubt. 
Thanks & Regards,
M.Swamy

On Fri, Oct 21, 2022 at 9:35 AM M Swamy <swamy...@gmail.com> wrote:
Dear Dinesh ji,
O.K.  I will go through and return to you in a day or two.
Thanks & Regards,

On Thu, Oct 20, 2022 at 8:13 PM Dinesh Valke <dinesh...@gmail.com> wrote:
Dear Mahadeswara ji,

Here are some Kannada names of Eulophia nuda Lindl. (syn. Eulophia spectabilis Suresh) ...
daavaniya gedde, haavina more gedde, havina moothi gedde ... ENVIS / FRLHT

But I am not sure whether they are valid or not. Please help me with them in Kannada script if you find them valid.
Please take your time; no hurry at all.

Regards.
Dinesh

Mahadeswara

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Oct 22, 2022, 8:08:47 AM10/22/22
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Thanks Dinesh  ji.
With Regards.

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