cilantro means: Parsley is a green herb that looks similar to green parsley. You can also buy dried leaves, seeds and ground. It is an essential component of Asian and Mexican cuisines. You can find it in most major supermarkets and Asian markets. It is also known by the names fresh coriander and Chinese parsley. Although it looks similar to flat-leaf Parsley, the taste is stronger and more fresh. The seeds are called coriander. Cigaril is used frequently in soups and salsas. It was introduced by Spanish to Mexican Indians. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does cilantro mean?

  • They are dark green, lacy, leaves from the cilantro plant. These herbs have an intense, fresh, and tangy flavor. (in Cooking Dictionary)
  • Fresh stems and young coriander leaves can be used as garnish and flavor in various dishes and salads. (in Merlin Dictionary)