Botanical Name -

Zingiber officinale ROSC.
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Family -

ZINGIBERACEAE

System(s) of Indian Medicine -

Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, Homeopathy, Folk

Botanical Synonyms (1) -

  • Amomum zingiber L.
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    Full Botanical citation -

    Amomum zingiber L., Sp. Pl. 1: 1. 1753; Sabu.M, Zingiberaceae and Costaceae of South India, Indian Association for Angiosperm Taxonomy, 241. 2006.

Vernacular names -

Total 94 Vernacular names found in 9 languages.

English (1) - ginger
Hindi (6) - aadu, ada, adarak, adrak, adrakh, soonth
Kannada (16) - aardraka, alla, ardraka, hasi shunti, hasishunthi, hasisunthi, khaara genasu, pali, shunthi, shunti, sonte, sonti, sundi, sunthi, sunti, vanasunthi
Malayalam (12) - ardrakam, cincatakam, cinciver, cukku, inchi, inci, injee, inschi, inschikua, ischi, sryngiveram, tikshnottham
Marathi (3) - alem, alen, sunte
Sanskrit (1) -
Sanskrit Comments
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ardraka
Tamil (27) - allam, artrakam, arttarakam, arukkan, atakam, attirakam, caupannam, cauvarnam, chukku, conti, cukku, cunti, ilakkottai, inci, inji, injie, katu pattiram, moruhalasatam, nakaram, navacuru, sookkoo, sukku, ularnta inci, upakullam, verkkompu, vicvapesajam, vitamutiya amirtan
Telugu (13) - aardrakamu, allam, allamu, allumu, ardrakamu, mahaushadamu, mahaushadhamu, shunthi, sonthi, sonti, sringabaeramu, sryngaberamu, sunthi
Urdu (15) - ab adrak taza, abe-e-adrak, adrak bayraisha, murraba-i-zanjibil, sonth, sonth nim kofta, tirkuta, zanjabil, zanjibil, zanjibil nim kofta, zanjibil saida, zanjibil sayida, zanjilbil, zinjibil, zufa-i-khushk