Although there is no food that starts with the letter "x" in the English language, "xigua" is a Chinese word for watermelon and was the original name for the food. The xigua is a melon with powerful health benefits and there are more than 1,200 different varieties of the sweet watermelon worldwide.
Foods that start with the letter "R" are raspberries, Roquefort cheese, raisins and radishes. Other foods that begin with the letter "R" are radiccio, rabbit and rambutans.
Some clothing items that start with the letter “n” are negligee, nightgown, necktie and nylons. Nightie and nightshirt also start with the letter “n” and are similar to negligee, in that they are worn during sleep.
Some foods that start with "w" are walnuts, wakame, watercress, watermelon, wheat, wheat germ, whelks, whiting, whitefish, wild rice and Westphalian ham. Other foods are Weisswurst, Wensleydale cheese and wax gourd.
A few foods that start with the letter "J" are jalapeno peppers, jicama, Jerusalem artichokes, juniper berries and Jello. It's important to note the the "J" actually makes an "H" sound at the beginning of "jalapeno" and "jicama," as both words originate from the Spanish language.
Some foods that start with the letter "H" include ham, hamburger, hare, haricot verts, haricot beans, hazelnuts and hominy. Many foods that start with "H" are fish, including haddock, hoki, halibut, hake and herring.
Some things that start with the letter "I" include common nouns such as iceberg, inkwell and invention and abstract nouns such as identity, integrity and inspiration. Other "I" words include adjectives such as idiotic, infantile, itchy and irritable and verbs such as identify, inscribe, indict and i
The Inca berry is a native fruit grown in the rich volcanic soils of South America. The berry has been eaten by locals for centuries as a medicinal herb.
One food that begins with the letter "U" is umeboshi, which is a pickled plum from Japan. Also known as Japanese apricots, these plums come from the ume tree, which was introduced to Japan from China as early as the eighth century.
Quinoa is a food that begins with the letter Q. Quinoa is correctly classified as a seed and is gluten-free, making it easy to digest for many people.