Names of Plants in India :: Geranium pratense L.

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Dinesh Valke

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Dec 30, 2022, 8:54:04 AM12/30/22
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Geranium pratense L.

jer-AY-nee-um -- from the Greek geranos, crane; referring to the beak-like fruit ... Dave's Botanary
pray-TEN-see or pray-TEN-say -- referring to a meadow ... Dave's Botanary

commonly known as: meadow crane's bill, meadow geranium • Bhotia: pollo-mendok • Hindi: कशायमूल kashayamool • Kashmiri: gugchuk, karipat, ringresh • Kinnauri: likatur • Ladakhi: ག་དུར gadur, གུག་ཅུཀ་ gugchuk, स्प्रोलो sprolo • Lahauli: porlo • Nepali: राक्लामुल raklamool


botanical names: Geranium pratense L. ... heterotypic synonyms: Geranium coelestinum Schur • Geranium mariae Sennen • Geranium napellifolium Schur ... and many more listed at POWO
Bibliography / etymology
~~~~~ ENGLISH ~~~~~
meadow crane's bill
meadow geranium
  • Flowers of India
  • this name is literal translation of the botanical name - Geranium pratense
~~~~~ BHOTIA ~~~~~
pollo-mendok
~~~~~ HINDI ~~~~~
कशायमूल kashayamool
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ KASHMIRI ~~~~~
gugchuk, karipat, ringresh
~~~~~ KINNAURI ~~~~~
likatur
~~~~~ LADAKHI ~~~~~
ག་དུར gadur, གུག་ཅུཀ་ gugchuk
स्प्रोलो sprolo
  • Many thanks to OM Prakash Vidyarthi for help with this name ... facebook
~~~~~ LAHAULI ~~~~~
porlo
~~~~~ NEPALI ~~~~~
राक्लामुल raklamool
~~~~~ x ~~~~~




J.M. Garg

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Dec 30, 2022, 10:25:19 AM12/30/22
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Great work, Dinesh ji

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Gurcharan Singh

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Dec 31, 2022, 1:29:36 PM12/31/22
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Great contribution Dinesh ji.
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