- Du moyen anglais gingere.
Nom commun [modifier]
- Ginger is any plant of a genus (Zingiber, especially Zingiber officinale) of tropical Asiatic and Polynesian herbs of a family (Zingiberaceae, the ginger family) with pungent aromatic rhizomes used as a condiment and as a stimulant and acarminative. Ginger is too the rhizome of this plant used as a spice either as it is or in dried powdered form.
- A ginger is a person with reddish-brown hair.