Phyllanthus emblica, also known as emblic, emblic myrobalan,myrobalan,Indian gooseberry,Malacca tree,or amla from Sanskrit amalika, is a deciduous tree of the family Phyllanthaceae. It is only fruit with sweet, sour, bitter and astringent tastes all in one.

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Names for this plant in various languages include:

Nellikaai (நெல்லிக்காய்) in Tamil
amalika (अमलिक) in Sanskrit
Dhatric (धात्रिक) in Sanskrit, Maithili
āmlā (आमला) in Hindi
āmla (આમળાં) in Gujarati
aavnlaa (amla or awla) in Urdu
āvaḷā (आवळा) (or awla) in Marathi
Bettada nellikaayi ಬೆಟ್ಟದ ನೆಲ್ಲಿಕಾಯಿ (ನೆಲ್ಲಿಕ್ಕಾಯಿ) in Kannada
āvāḷo (आवाळो) in Konkani
Aula (ਔਲਾ) in Punjabi
amloki (আমলকী) in Bengali
amalā (अमला) in Nepali
ambare (अमबरे) in Garo language
amlakhi in Assamese
anlaa (ଅଁଳା) in Oriya
Suaklu in Paite
sunhlu in Mizo
nelli (നെല്ലി) in Malayalam
heikru in Manipuri
halïlaj or ihlïlaj (اهليلج هليلج) in Arabic
sohmylleng in Khasi
rasi usiri ( రాశి ఉసిరి కాయ) (or rasi usirikai ) in Telugu
nellikkai (நெல்லிக்காய்/ ನೆಲ್ಲಿ ಕಾಯಿ/ ಗುಡ್ದದ ನೆಲ್ಲಿ) nellikkaai or nellikaayi in Tamil, Kannada and Tulu
nelli (නෙල්ලි) in Sinhala
mak kham bom in Lao
ma kham pom (มะขามป้อม) in Thai
anmole (庵摩勒) in Chinese
Kantout Prei (កន្ទួតព្រៃ) in Khmer
skyu ru ra (སྐྱུ་རུ་ར་) in Tibetan
melaka in Malay, A state in Malaysia, Malacca was named after this tree.
zee phyu thee (ဆီးၿဖဴသီး) in Myanmar. balakka in batak language an Indonesia custom

Also found are the variants in spelling aola, ammalaki, aamvala, aawallaa, dharty, nillika.


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Posted by காவியம் Kaaviyam Photography on 2015-05-02 16:22:10

Tagged: , Phyllanthus emblica , also known as emblic , [1][3] emblic myrobalan , [1] myrobalan , [3] Indian gooseberry , [1][3] Malacca tree , [3] or amla[3] from Sanskrit amalika , is a deciduous tree of the family Phyllanthaceae. It is known for its edible fruit of the same name. , nel , Nellika , kaaviyam photography , Fruit , Veg

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