how to say “orange soup” in Hebrew

מָרָק כָּתוֹם

orange soup - מרק כתוםThere are words in Hebrew for carrot soup, sweet potato soup and squash soup, but Israelis tend to refer to all of these simply as מרק כתום orange soup.

For example:

מרק כתום בחורף עושה הרגשה של בית.

Orange soup in the winter creates (makes) a homey feeling.

Now, כתום is the word for the color orange, not the fruit – that’s תפוז .

The names of those other soups:

מרק גזר carrot soup

מרק בטטה sweet potato soup

מרק דלורית squash soup

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