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8 Spice names and what they mean, for spice for baby girls, listing 1-8. Ginger is a commonly used name, while Anise, Cassia, Cinnamon, Clove, Fennel, Saffron and Salvia are rare in comparison.


Anise .. Other names derived from spices are Clove and Juniper ..
[Aneese, Anis, Anisette]

Cassia .. From Greek "kasia", a type of the spice cinnamon (see Kezia) ..

Cinnamon .. From "kinnamon", of Semitic origin, referring to the warm brown-colored spice that has been grown in tropical climates for thousands of years ..
[Cynnamon, Sinemmon, Sinnamon]

Clove .. Botanical name: the spice (compare Cinnamon) that comes from the Latin word "clavus" meaning "nail", which the clove flower resembles ..

Fennel .. From the name of the plant "faeniculum", a diminutive of "faenum", or "hay", whose seeds are used as a spice ..

Ginger .. Refers to the pungent root used as a spice ..
[Gingee, Gingie, Ginjer, Jinger]

Saffron Flower name: saffron is used as a spice as well as a bright orange-yellow color dye ..
[Saffran, Saffren, Saffronia, Saphron]

Salvia .. The Latin name for the sage herb, which is used for its healing powers and for its aroma as a spice.
[Sallvia, Salvina]


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Spice names: Cassia, Ginger

Featured categories: aroma, color, flavoring, herb, incense, interest, perfume, scent, season, spirit.


Abir .. "Aroma, scent."
[Abeer]

Basilia .. Feminine of Basil ..
[Baseele, Baseelia, Baseelle, Bazeele, Bazeelia, .. 7 more]

Burnett .. May sometimes be used in reference to the plant "Sanguisorba minor", known as "burnet", whose leaves are used for salad ..
[Burnet]

Bay .. See also Laurel, Juniper, and Cinnamon.

Afra .. "Color of earth." ..
[Affera, Affery, Affra, Aphra]

Alison .. Common in medieval times, and revived in England in the 20th century with a strong Scottish flavor ..
[Aili, Alie, Alisann, Alisanne, Alisoun, .. 21 more]

Sesame The seed and flavoring agent.
[Sesamey, Sessame, Sessamee]

Anuhea .. "Cool fragrance."

Shandy Name of a popular drink in Britain made up of beer and lemonade or ginger ale ..
[Shandea, Shandee, Shandeigh, Shandey, Shandie]

Althea .. "Healing herb." ..
[Altha, Althaea, Althaia, Altheda, Althelia, .. 4 more]

Keturah .. "Incense." ..
[Katura, Ketura]

Charmaine .. The name was used for the love interest in the film, a French innkeeper's daughter ..
[Char, Charamy, Charamalique, Chari, Charma, .. 22 more]

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