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Myanmar Medicinal Plant Database

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Romabama entries in English-Latin alphabetical order.

• {mra:hseip} • Antiaris toxicaria • Moraceae
• {mring:hkwa-rwak-ping} • Centella asiatica • Apiaceae
• {mru} • Chenopodium album • Chenopodiaceae
• {mru} • Chenopodium ambrosoides • Chenopodiaceae
• {myauk-U.} • Dioscorea alata  • Dioscoreaceae

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{mra:hseip}

Antiaris toxicaria

Family: Moraceae

Burmese-Myanmar transcript names:
• Agri.Dept.2000 46-1222: {mra:hseip}
• FAO : NL
• Lè-seik-shin : NL
• KS-TMN: NL
• Nagathein 2-479: {mra:hseip}
• UHM 06: Hmyar-seik

 

Myanmar-Script Spelling :
• Official Myanmar Dictionaries : {mra:hseip} (UKT: literal meaning "arrow poison".)
{mra:hseip} - -- TravPo-M-Dict 249
{mra:hseip} - n. upas, Antiaris toxicaria - Myan-Engl-Dict 366s

For more information, go to Antiaris toxicaria

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{mring:hkwa-rwak-ping}

Centella asiatica

syn. Hydrocotyle asiatica

Family : Apiaceae; former listing as Umbelliferae

Burmese-Myanmar transcript names:
• Agri.Dept.2000 48-1266: {mring:hkwa} - Hydrocotyle asiatica 
• Chklist: Myin-hkwa
• FAO : NL
• LSR 347: {mring:hkwa-ping} - Hydrocotyle asiatica
• KS-TMN:
• Nagathein 2-498: {mring:hkwa-kri:} - Hydrocotyle asiatica
• UHM 13: Myin-khwa - Centella asiatica

Myanmar-Script Spelling :
• {mring-hkwa-rwak} - -- MMDict252
• {mring-hkwa} /|mjin: khwa|/ - n. 3. kind of pennywort used medicinally and also as a vegetable. Hydrocotyle asiatica  -- MEDict371

 UKT: {rwak} simply means 'leaf' or 'leaves' referring to the fact that the leaves are used. {ping} means 'plant'. To show that it is plant whose leaves are eaten, MMPDB2006 has adopted the name {mring:hkwa-rwak-ping}.

For more information, go to Centella asiatica

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{mru}

Chenopodium album

Family: Chenopodiaceae

Burmese-Myanmar transcript names:
• Agri.Dept.2000 46-1223: {mru} - Chenopodium album
• FAO : NL
• Lè-seik-shin : NL
• KS-TMN: NL
• Nagathein 2-480: {mru} - Chenopodium album
• UHM : NL

 

Myanmar-Script Spelling
• Official Myanmar Dictionaries : {mru}
   -- TravPo-M-Dict 249
- n. goosefoot, Chenopodium album, Myan-Engl-Dict 367

UKT: Nagathein listed two kinds of {mru} with the same spelling: Chenopodium album and C.ambrosoides . He simply noted C. ambrosoides.as "a variety of {mru}"  .

For more information, go to:  Chenopodium album

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{mru}

Chenopodium ambrosoides 
var. anthelminticum Al Gray

Family: Chenopodiaceae

Burmese-Myanmar transcript names:
• Agri.Dept.2000 : NL
• FAO : NL
• Lè-seik-shin : NL
• KS-TMN: NL
• Nagathein 2-481: {mru} - C. ambrosoides
• UHM 14:  Myu - C. ambrosoides

 

Myanmar-Script Spelling
• Official Myanmar Dictionaries : {mru}
   -- TravPo-M-Dict 249
- n. goosefoot, Chenopodium album, Myan-Engl-Dict 367

UKT: Nagathein listed two kinds of {mru} with the same spelling: Chenopodium album and C.ambrosoides . He simply noted C.ambrosoides .as "a variety of {mru}"  .

For more information, go to:  Chenopodium ambrosoides

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{myauk-U.}

Dioscorea alata

Family: Dioscoreaceae

Regret: Probationary listed as {ka.dat} in MMPDB2006-01

Ref. Burmese-Myanmar transcripts
• Agri.Dept.2000 46-1217: {myauk-U.}
• Chklist: Myauk-u, Taw-myauk-u
• FAO :NL
• LSR : NL
• KS-TMN: NL
• Nagathein 2-477: {myauk-U.}
• UHM : NL

Myanmar-Script Spelling
• Official Myanmar Dictionaries :
{myauk-U.} - -- TravPo-M-Dict 249
  {myauk-U.} - n -1 white yam. Dioscorea alata. -- Myan-Engl-Dict 365

Chklist data:
• Dioscorea alata L. Habit: Climber/Creeper. Distribution: Reported from Myanmar. Common Names: Mautinsong, Myauk-u, Taw-myauk-u, White yam

For more information, go to Dioscorea alata

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Entry format: Burmese-Myanmar name / Botanical name / Family / Ref. Burmese-Myanmar transcripts / Official Myanmar Dictionary / Hindi / Sanskrit / English common name used in Myanmar / Picture / Plant identification characters / Distribution in Myanmar / Part used and uses / Constituents /
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