Coriandrum sativum ::: common names, please validate

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Dinesh Valke

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Feb 22, 2010, 2:13:59 AM2/22/10
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Apiaceae (carrot family) » Coriandrum sativum var. vulgare

kor-ee-AN-drum -- from the Greek koris, a bug or gnat; referring to its aroma        
sa-TEE-vum -- cultivated        
vul-GAIR-ee -- common

commonly known as: Chinese parsley, coriander • Arabic: كزبرة kusbarah • Assamese: ধনিয়া dhania • Bengali: ধনে dhane, ধান্যক dhaanyaka • Gujarati: ધાણા dhaanaa, કોથમીર kothmir • Hindi: धनिया dhaniya, कोथमीर kothmir, तीक्षणपत्र tikshna-patra, तीक्षणफल tikshna-phal • Kannada: ಧನಿಯ dhaniya, ಕೊತ್ತ್ಮ್ಬರಿ kottmbari • Kashmiri: दाञवल् danewal, धान्याकम् dhanyakam, धान्याकलता dhaanyakalataa, धान्याकशाकम् dhaanyashaakam • Konkani: कोत्तम्बरि kottambari, कोतम्बरि पाल्लो kotambari paallo • Malayalam: കൊത്തമ്പാല്‍ koththampaal, മല്ലി malli • Manipuri: ফদিগোম phadigom • Marathi: कोथिंबीर kothimbira, धणा dhanaa • Nepalese: धनिया dhaniya • Persian: کشنير kishniz • Punjabi: ਬੇਹਣ behan, ਧਨੀਆ dhania, ਦੁਨੀਆ dunia, ਵਿਹਣ wihan • Sanskrit: अल्लकम्का allakamka, भिदा bhida, धानाः dhaanaah, धानयकः dhaanayakah, कुस्तुम्बरी kastumbari, महामुनिः mahamuni, शाकम्योग्यः shaakamyogyah, सूक्ष्मपत्रः sukshmapatra, तीक्ष्णकल्कः tikshnakalkah, तीक्ष्णफलम् tikshnaphalam • Tamil: சூக்குமபத்திரம் cukkuma-pattiram, கொத்தமல்லி kottamalli, மூடி muti, தனிகா tanika, உரி uri, உத்தம்பரி uttampari • Telugu: దనియాలు daniyalu, ధాన్యాకము dhanyakamu, కొతిమిరి kotimiri • Urdu: دهنيا dhaniya, کشنير kishniz, کوتهمير kothmir

Distribution: naturalized worldwide, probable origin eastern Mediterranean region


References: Flowers of India • ENVIS - FRLHTUni-Graz • Spices Board IndiaDDSA


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Dear friends, please point out any errors in the above compiled matter.

Regards.

Pankaj Oudhia

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Feb 22, 2010, 2:17:33 AM2/22/10
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http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Coriandrum.html


Pankaj Oudhia

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promila chaturvedi

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Feb 22, 2010, 6:29:52 AM2/22/10
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In North India it is known as dhania or kothmir.
Promila
 

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