Moringa Drumstick

More than 400 names in languages around the world




COUNTRY LANGUAGE WORD FOR MORINGA TREE
Benin Adia Kpashima
  Bariba Yuru ara, Yorwata, Yoroguma
  Dendi Windibundu
  Fon Patima ,Kpatima, Yovokpatin, Kpano, Yovotin
  Gun Ékwè kpatin, Kpajima
  Mina Y\yovo vigbe, Yovo Kpati
  Natemba Tekpinda
  Peul Guildandeni, Latj iri, Legi-lakili
  Saxwe Kotba
  Waama Yori ku-oununfa
  Yoruba Ewé ilé
  Yoruba-Nago Agun, Ayere, Ewé igablé, Ewé ilé, Ewé oyibo (White man's tree), Manyieninu, Oyibo
Burkina Faso Bwaba La-Banyu
  Dioula Ardjeneyiri, Ardjian jirri
  Gourmanche/
Gourmantchema
Alj an-tiiga, Ki gambaga (region of Tapua), Diegu kanlobuga (region of Gnagna), Makkakomboanga
  Fulfuldé Aljannahi, Guilgandani, Gigandjah
  Morée/Mossi Argentiga, Alsam tiga ("the tree of paradise"), Arzan tiiga ("the tree of paradise"), Alsan-tüga, argentiga, arzantiga
Cameroon Daggai Paizlava
  Foulfouldé Guiligandja, Giligandjahi
  Hausa Zogalagandi
  Mafa Gagawandalahai
  Mandara Djhiré
  Moundang Naa-toukoré
  Podoko Chabané
  Toupouri Naa-nko
Chad Sara Kag n'dongue
  Shuwa Arabic Alim, Halim
Comoros
Archipelago
  Anambo, Mvungué
     
Ethiopia Konsoigna Shalchada, Shelagda
  Giddigna Aleko, Haleko
  Amharigna Sheiferaw, Shiferaw
Ghana Ewe Yevu-ti, Babati, Babatsi, Kpokpoti, Atiuwuse, Nukunaya, Kpotowuzie, Yevutsi
  Hausa Zingeridende
  Dagari Obnukuo, Ornyyukuo, Zangala
  Damgbe Kpokpotsor
  Krusaal Nasadua
  Bimoba Gambadua
Kenya Swahili Mkimbo, Mlonge, Mlongo, Mronge, Mrongo, Mzungu, Mzunze, Mjungu moto, Mboga chungu, Shingo
  Sokoki Mborongi
Madagascar Malagasy Anamambo, Anamorongo, Feliimorongo, Felikambo, Felikamoranga, Landihazo, Moringa, Moringy, Hazomaromiserana, Felamirongo
Malawi Chichewa Cham'mwanba, Kangaluni, Chamwamba
  Lomwe Sangoa, Shangoa
  Senna Nsangoa
  Yao Kalokola
  Other: Chakate, Maula tengo, Mbula, Mpempu, Mpenba, Mpundi, Muula
Mali Bambara Névrédé, Gnougou Jirini, Manjirini, Massa Jirini, Kandjirini
  Segou Verdaye
Mauritius Creole Drède mouroungue
  Indian Creole Mouroungue
Mozambique   Mvungué
Niger Hausa Zôgala gandi
  Zarma Windi-bundu
  Shuwa Arabic Alim, Halim
Nigeria Fulani Gawara, Gaware, Habiwal hausa, Konamarade, Rini maka
  Hausa Bagaruwar maka, Bagaruwar masar, Barambo, Koraukin zaila, Rimin nacara,Rimin turawa, Samarin danga, Shipka hali, Shuka halinka, Zogall, Zogalla-gandi
  Ibo Odudu oyibo, Okwe oyibo, Okwe olu, Uhe, Oku-ghara-ite, Okochi egbu
  Nupe Chigban Wawa
  Yoruba Adagba malero, Ewele, Ewé ilé, Ewe igbálé, Idagbo monoyé ("the tree which grows crazily")
Senegal Diola Binêbeddai, Binêbeddaï
  Mandingue Nébèdayo, Nédèdayo, Némédayo, Névrédayo
  Pulaar Nébédaï, Nebôday, Neböday, Sap-Sap
  Serere Nébéday, Sap-Sap
  Wolof Nébédai, Nébèdaï, Nébéday, Neverday, Névoidai, Névoïdaï, Nobodai, Nöbödaï, Sap-Sap
Seychelles Creole Drède mouroungue
Sierra Leone   Boganja
Somalia   Dangap
  Indian Mrongo
Sudan Arabic Alim, Halim, Shagara al ruwag ("The tree for purifying"), Ruwag
  Dinka Anid
  Kordofan Arabic Shagara zaki al moya
Tanzania Swahili Mlonge, Mronge, Mrongo, Mlongo, Mzunze, Mzungu, Mjungu moto, Mboga chungu, Shingo
Togo Dagomba Baganlua, Bagaelean
  Ewe Kpotima, Yevu-ti, Kpoti, Yovoviti
  Hausa Mágurua maser
  Mina Yovoviti
  Moba Gambaduk
  Mouroungue Jevoti, Jovoviti
  Other Amedoti, Ekpoti, Molo-Kpoti
Zambia Tonga Zagalanda, Zakalanda
Zimbabwe Tonga Mupulanga, Zakalanda
COUNTRY LANGUAGE WORD FOR MORINGA TREE
Burma-Myanmar Burmese

Dandalonbin, Dandalun-bin, Dandalun, Daintha

Cambodia   Ben ailé, Daem mrum

India Bengalese

Sajna. Sojna, Sujana, Munga ara

  Gujarati

Suragavo, Midho-saragavo, Saragavo, Saragvo

  Hindi

Munaga, Munga ara, Sahijna, Sarinjna, Segra, Shajmah, Shajna

  Hindi/Orissa

Sanjna, Saijna, Shajna, Soandal

  Kannada

Nuggekai, Nuggekodu, Nugga egipa, Nugge, Noogay, Nuggi Mara

  Kol

Mulgia, Munga ara, Mungna

  Kumao-
Himalyan
region

Sunara

  Konkani/Goa

Moosing, Mosing

  Malayalam

Sigru, Moringa, Muringa, Murinna, Morunna

  Marathi

Sujna, Shevga, Shivga

  Modesia/
W. Bengal

Mangnai

  Monghye/
Punjab

Sejana

  Oriya

Munigha, Sajina

  Punjabese

Sanjina, Soanjana

  Rajasthan

Lal Sahinjano

  Sanskrit

Sigru Shobhanjan, Sobhan jana, Shobanjana, Danshamula

  Sindhi

Swanjera

  Tamil

Murungai, Murunkak-kai, Morunga

  Telegu

Tella-Munaga, Mulaga, Sajana

  Teling

Morunga, Morungai

  Urdu

Sahajna

  Central
Provinces
Mulaka, Saihan

  Western
Region

Sundan

  Other

Sweta Maricha

Indonesia Alor

Maroenga, Motong

  Bali Kelor, Tjelor

  Flores Moltong

  Java

Kelor

  Madura

Marongghi

  Moluccan Islands Oho Gaairi

  Roti

Kafok, Kai fok

  Sumatra Kalor, Kerore

  Sumba Kawona, Wona

  Ternate

Kelo, Oege Kelo

  Tidore

Kelo

  Timor Baoe fo, Maroenga

  Other

Remoenggai, Sajor Kelor

Laos Lao

B'Loum

Malaysia   Kachang Kelur, Lemunggai, Meringgai, Semunggai, Smunggai, Semunggai, Remunggai

Nepal   Sitachini

Pakistan   Saijan, Sohanjna

Philippines Tagálog

Malunkai, Malungai, Malunggay, Mulangai, Mulangay, Kalungai, Kamalungua

  Bikol

Kalungai

  Bisáya

Alúngai, Dool, Malungit

  Kisaya

Kalungai

  Ibanág

Marongai, Marungai

  Ilóko

Marongai, Marungai, Komkompilan

  Pampángan

Dool, Kamalungua, Malúngit

  Panay Bisáya

Kalamúngai, Kamalongan

  Pangasinán

Rúnggai

  Sambáli

Marongai, Marungai

  Simeulue

Aroenggai

Sri Lanka   Murunga

Taiwan Chinese

辣木 (la mu)
Thailand Central Highlands

Ma rum

  Thai

Kaanaeng-doeng, Phak eehuem, Phak eehum, Phak-nuea-kai, Se-cho-ya

  North

Ma khonkom

Vietnam   Chùm Ngây

Yemen Arabic?

Saisam

COUNTRY LANGUAGE WORD FOR MORINGA TREE
COUNTRY LANGUAGE WORD FOR MORINGA TREE
Belize Spanish Maranga calalu
Brazil Portuguese Cedra
Cayman Islands Spanish Mawonga
Colombia Spanish Angela, Aceitoso, Marango, Aceite, Colirio, Goma, Jeringa, Maranjo, Marangon, Sen de la tierra
Costa Rica Spanish Marango, Marangon
Cuba Spanish Palo de Tambor, Palo de Jeringa, Acacia, Ben, Calicita, Leno nefrítico, Palo blanco, Paraíso francés
Dominican Republic Spanish Libertad, Palo de abejas, Palo de aceite, Ben, La libertad
Dutch Antilles Dutch Ben boom
  Spanish Brenolli, Morenga, Orselli
El Salvador Spanish Teberinto, Ceiba, Marengua, Narango, Paraíso extranjero
French Guiana   Saijhan
Guadeloupe Spanish Ben-ailé, Moloko, Maloko
Guatemala Spanish Paraíso blanco, Perlas, Perla
Haiti French Bambou-bananier, Ben oleifere, Benzolive, Benzolivier, Doliv, Graines benne, Ben oleifere, Bambou-bananier, Olivier
  English Benzolive tree
Honduras   Maranga calalu
Mexico Spanish Arbol e las perlas, Chinto borrgo, Flor de Jacinto, Jacinto, Paraíso blanco, Paraíso de Espana, Perla, Perlas, Perla de la India, Perlas del oriente, San Jacinto
Nicaragua Spanish Marango, Maranjo, Marangon
Panama Spanish Jacinto
Panama Canal Zone English Horseradish tree
Puerto Rico Spanish Ben, Jasmin francés, Resada, Angela, Colirio, Sen de la tierra
San Salvador Spanish Marango, Marangon, Maranjo
Suriname Dutch Peperwortel boom
  Indonesian Kelor
Trinidad Hindi? Saijan
Venezuela Spanish Aceite de Ben, Azucarillo, Ben, Sen
Other   Arbol do los aspáragos, Bamboubamamoer, Cedro, Cenauro, Chinto borrego, Chuva de prata, Desengaño, Gailito, Guaireña, Hoja de sen, Macasar, Marenque, Moongay, Moriengo, Noz de bem, Orengo, Palo de geringa, Palo jeringa, Paraíso, Pois quinique, Quiabo de tres quinas, Sainto John, Salaster, Salibau, Sen, Seringa
COUNTRY WORD FOR MORINGA TREE
Fiji Sajina
Guam Katdes, Malungay, Malungkai, Marronggai, Marungai, Marunggai
Palau Malungkai
LANGUAGE WORD FOR MORINGA TREE
English Drumstick tree, Horseradish tree, Mother's Best Friend, Radish tree, West Indian ben
French Bèn ailé, Benzolive, Moringa, Ben oléifère, Arbre radis du cheval
German Behenbaum, Behenussbaum, Flügelsaniger Bennussbaum, Pferderettichbaum
Italian Sàndalo ceruleo
Portuguese Acácia branca, Cedra (Brazil), Marungo, Moringuiero, Muringa
Spanish Árbol del ben, Ben, Morango, Moringa