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Other names

Turmeric is known by different names in other languages. Given below, is a list of the popularly known names of this spice.

 

Name in International Language -----------------------Name in Regional Language

Spanish

Curcuma English

Turmeric

French Curcuma, saffron des Indes Hindi Haldi
German Kurkuma gelbwurzel Bengali Holud
Swedish Gurkmeja Gujarati Haldi
Burmese fanwin Kannada Arishina
Arabic Kurkum Malayalam Manjal
Dutch Geelwortel Sindhi Halda
Sinhalese kaha Marathi Halad
Thai kamin Punjabi Haldhor,Haldhar,
Haldi
Indonesian kunjit, kunyit Oriya Haldi
Italian Curcuma Tamil Manjal
Portuguese Acafrao-da-India Telugu Pasupu
Russian Zholty Imbir Kasmiri Lidar
Chinese Yu. Chin KonKani Halad, Ollod,Ollodi
India Haldi Sanskrit Haladi,Haridra, Harita
    Urdu Haladi