[Spellyans] Cucumber

nicholas williams njawilliams at gmail.com
Mon Aug 16 14:02:34 IST 2010


cicaion is from the Hebrew text of the book of Jona. kikayon almost  
certainly means "castor oil plant" (Ricinus communis) and should not  
be used for "gourd".
See Michael Zohary, Plants of the Bible page 193.

Nicholas

On 16 Est 2010, at 13:33, Eddie Climo wrote:

> gourd. cicaion, pompiwn

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