Cuminum cyminum

  • T. K. Lim

Scientific Name

Cuminum cyminumL.


Cuminia cyminum J. F. Gmel., Cuminum aegyptiacum Mérat ex DC., Cuminum hispanicum Bunge, Cuminum odorum Salisb., Cuminum officinale Garsault (Inval.), Cuminum sativum J. Sm., Cyminon longeinvolucellatum St.-Lag., Ligusticum cuminum (L.) Crantz, Selinum cuminum E.H. Crantz.



Common/English Names

Cumin, Cummin, Roman Caraway.

Vernacular Names

  • Arabic: Al-Kamuwn, Kamoun, Kamun, Kamműn, Cammun, Kamoun, Kammoon, Sannűt;

  • Brazil: Cominho;

  • Bulgarian: Kimion, Kimion Rimski, Kimion Italianski;

  • Burmese: Ziya;

  • Chinese: Ou Shi Luo, Ma Qin, Ma Ch’in, Xian Hao, Xiang Han Qin, Zi Ran;

  • Croatian: Kumin;

  • Czech: Římský Kmín, Šabrej Kmínovitý;

  • Danish: Spidskommen, Kloeftsvoeb;

  • Dutch: Komijn;

  • Eastonian: Juustuköömen, Vürtsköömen;

  • Ethiopia: Kemun;

  • Finnish: Juustokumina, Kumina, Maustekumina, Roomankumina;

  • French: Cumin, Cumin De Malte, Cumin Blanc, Cumin Du Maroc, Faux Anis;

  • German: Kreuzkümmel, Römischer Kümmel, Weißer Kreuzkümmel;

  • Greek: Kimino,...


Sever Water Deficit Petroselinic Acid Cumin Seed Antioxidant Ascorbic Acid Fresh Ginger 
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  • T. K. Lim
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