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Table 1 Wakhi and Kyrgyz plant-terminology (D = Dari, W = Wakhi)

From: Comparative ethnobotany of the Wakhi agropastoralist and the Kyrgyz nomads of Afghanistan

Term Wakhi Kyrgyz
Plant/herb Wus Ort
Tree Daracht Darak, Chöb
Leaf Paltsh Bark
Root Berch Tamyr
Stem/trunk Destah Djiratch
Branch/shoot Zolgh Shag
Flower Sprech Gül
Grass Siwza Kök
Fruit Mihwah Mihwah (D)
Seed Tokhun Ürön
Vegetable Sawzi /Rasch Sabzi (D/W)
Poison Sar Uuluu
Medicine Dohrew Dawa(D)/ Dary (W)