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Ginger

THE WONDER SPICE AND MEDICINE

The Sanskrit word for Ginger is srngaveram;Sringa – hornand Vera – body, thus describing the roots which have a body full of horns. The Latin/ Greek word “zingiberis” is obtained from the Prakrit word singaberawhile the Arabs called this herb Zinjabil. In hindi and urdu it’s called as Adrak, Ada in Bengali, Assamese and Oriya, Adu in Gujarati, Aduwa in Nepali, Shing in Manipuri, Soonth in Marathi, Inji in Tamil, Inchi in Malayalam, Allam in Telugu, Alla, Shunthi in Kannada, Tangkhul: Hui.

Botanical name:Zingiber officinale

Family: Zingiberaceae (Ginger family)


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