What does Alpinia officinarum mean?

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Alpinia of·fic·i·narum

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lesser galangal, Alpinia officinarum, Alpinia officinalis(noun)

    Chinese perennial with pyramidal racemes of white flowers and pungent aromatic roots used medicinally and as flavoring

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  1. Alpinia officinarum

    Alpinia officinarum, known as lesser galangal, is a plant in the ginger family, cultivated in Southeast Asia. It originated in China, where its name ultimately derives. It can grow several feet high, with long leaves and reddish-white flowers. The rhizomes, known as galangal, are valued for their spicy flavor and aromatic scent. These are used throughout Asia in curries and perfumes, and were previously used widely in Europe. They are also used as an herbal remedy. Another spice used in Southeast Asia which often goes by the name of lesser galangal is from another species, Kaempferia galanga.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Alpinia officinarum in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Alpinia officinarum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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