Flours and Grains – a Multi-lingual Reference

This listing was made by finding botanical names in the
English version of Wikipedia and then searching on them in the
French and German versions.

Triticum æstivum

  • common wheat [en]
  • blé tendre [fr]
  • froment [fr]
  • Weizen [de]

Triticum spelta

[ssp. of T. æstivum]

  • spelt [en]
  • épeautre [fr]
  • Dinkel [de]

Triticum durum

  • durum wheat [en]
  • blé dur [fr]
  • Hartweizen [de]

Hordeum vulgare

  • barley [en]
  • orge [fr]
  • Gerste [de]

Avena sativa

  • oats [en]
  • avoine [fr]
  • Hafer [de]

Secale cereale

  • rye [en]
  • seigle [fr]
  • Roggen [de]

Oryza spp.

  • rice [en]
  • riz [fr]
  • Reis [de]

Zea mays

  • maize [en-gb]
  • corn [en-us, en-au]
  • maïs [fr]
  • blé d’Inde [fr-ca]
  • Mais [de]

Fagopyrum esculentum

Note – Fagopyrum is NOT a cereal; it belongs to the Polygonaceae.

  • buckwheat [en]
  • sarrasin [fr]
  • blé noir [fr]
  • Buchweizen [de]