The secret behind sugar cane's name

Sugar cane was first refined in ancient India, so it is no surprise that the word for “sugar” is derived from Sanskrit in many languages. However, the local Hindi word for sugar is “chini,” meaning China. Why is something that Indians invented named after another country? The answer lies in the video.

#Asiacivilizations #GloryofCivilization

Fitness Sale! Up to 50% Off Men''s Tech Shirts, Shorts and More at Shop Now!

More videos

Xinhua 26 Aug 2019 09:47 CEST

One woman and her unexplosive job