"This spinach and water spinach is delicious."

Translation:Bayam dan kangkung ini enak.

November 7, 2018

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Bayam is amaranth, not spinach

November 7, 2018

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My wife has referred to Spinach as Bayam. Apparently spinach is in the family "Amaranthaceae" (thanks wikipedia). I'm guessing there's a native Amaranth called Bayam in Indonesia and the word was co-opted for the non-native spinach when it was first imported.

November 13, 2018
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