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n.1.(Bot.) The corn cockle; also anciently applied to the Nigella, or fennel flower.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The blackseeds were referred to by the prophet Mohammed as having healing powers, identified as the curative black cumin in the Holy Bible, described as the Melanthion of Hippocrates and Dioscorides and as the Gith of Pliny (Atta-ur Rahman et al., 1985).
Here's some phonetic help by syllable: "thlann vyre pooth gwinn gith gogg-erra kweern drob-booth lann tuss-ill-yo goggo gauk."