Thursday, 17 December 2015

Vegetables- English, Malayalam, Hindi names



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Ash gourd/ Winter Melon





 കുമ്പളങ്ങ/ Kumbalnga





 पेठा/ Petha
B



2






 Beetroot



 Beetroot



 चुकंदर/ Chukundar
3.






 Bitter gourd



 കൈപ്പക്ക/Kaipakka



 करेला/ Karela
4






 Bottle gourd




 ചുരയ്ക്ക/ Churaykka




 लौकी/ Louki
5








Brinjal





വഴുതന/Vazhuthanaga





बैगन /Baingan
6






 Broad beans



 വാളരി പയർ/ Valari payar



 Paapidi  
C





7







Cabbage




 മുട്ടക്കൂസ്/ Muttakoosu
  



पत्तागोभी/ Patta Gobhi, Band Gobhi



8





Capsicum / Bell Pepper



Capsicum / Bell Pepper


 शिमला मिर्च /Shimla mirch 




 9







Carrot 




കാരറ്റ്/Carrot




गाजर/Gajor
 10







 Cauliflower




 കോളിഫ്ളവര്/
Cauliflower




 फूलगोभी /Phulgobi
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 Celery





 അയമോദകം/
ayamodakam





आजमोदा/ ajmoda
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Chilli




മുളക്/ Mulaku




 मिर्च/Mirch
 13







Cluster beans 




അമര/Amara




गवार फली / Guar phali
14








 Corn/Maze





ചോളം/cholam





 मक्का/ Makka
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Cucumber




വെള്ളരിക്ക/ vellarikka




खीरा /Kheera, 
ककड़ी/  Kakadi
 16







Curry leaves




 കറിവേപ്പില/ curry veppila




 करी पत्ते/ Curry pathe
D
17






Drum stick




മുരിങ്ങക്കായ്‌/  Muringakay



सेंजन/ Sahjan
E
18



Eggplant,  Brinjal


വഴുതന/ Vazhuthanaga



बैगन /Baingan
19





Elephant Yam




ചേന/ Chena




ज़िमीकंद/ Jimikand
F
20




French beans



French beans


फ्रेंच बीन्स/
french beans
G
21





Garlic



വെളുത്തുള്ളി/ Veluthulli



हसुन /Lehsun
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Ginger



ഇഞ്ചി/ Inji



अदरक/ Adrak
I
23





Ivy Gourd




കോവയ്ക്ക/ kovaykka




कुन्द्रू /Tindora, Kunduru
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Lady's finger


വെണ്ടക്ക/Vendaykka


भिन्डी Okra, Bhindi
25





 Lotus stem



താമരത്തണ്ട്‌/Thamara thandu




भेइन /Bedin
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Lotus root


താമരവേര്‌/ Thamara veru


kanwal
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Long beans


അച്ചിങ്ങ / പച്ചപ്പയർ 
Achinga / pachapayar

लंबी फलियाँ/Lambi faliyam
M
28




Mushroom




കൂണ്‌/Koonu



कुम्भी/ kumbi
29




Mustard greens



കടുക് ഇലകള്‍/Kaduku elakal



सरसों पत्ता/ Sarasan patta
O
30



Onion 


ഉള്ളി/ Ulli  


प्याज/ Pyaaj
P
31




Peanut, Groundnut



നിലക്കടല/ Nilakadala
കപ്പലണ്ടി/ Kappalandi 



मूँगफली/ Moong Phali
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Peas


പട്ടാണിപ്പയര്‍/ Pattani




मटर /Mattar
33




Peppermint leaves



പുതിനാ  ഇലകള്‍/ Puthina elaka



पुदीना /pudina
34




Plantain



വാഴപ്പഴം/ Vazha pazham



केला /Kela
35




Potato



ഉരുളക്കിഴങ്ങ്‌/ Urulakizhangu



आलू /aloo
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Pulses




ധാന്യങ്ങള്‍/ Dyanangal 



दाल /Dal
37





Pumpkin




മത്തങ്ങ/ Mathanga




कद्दू /Kaddu
R
38




 Radish


മുള്ളങ്കിക്കിഴങ്‌/ Mullangi Kizhangu


मूली/ Mooli, muli
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Ridge gourd

പീച്ചിങ്ങ/ Peechinga

तोरी/ Turai, Tori
S
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Snake gourd, Pointed gourd

പടവലങ്ങ/ Padavalanga

चिचिण्डा/ Chichinga, Padwal 
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Spinach




ചീര/ Cheera




पालक/ Paalak
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Spring onion




ഉള്ളി തണ്ട്/ Ulli thandu




गोली प्याज/ Goli pyaj
43




Sweet potato



മധുരക്കിഴങ്ങ്‌/ Madhura kizhangu



शकर कन्द Shakkar Kandi
T
44




Tomato




തക്കാളി/ Takkali



टमाटर/ Tamaatar
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Tapioca


കപ്പ/ Kappa
മരച്ചീനി/Maracheeni
കൊള്ളിക്കിഴങ്ങ്‌/ Kolli Kizhangu



कसावा/ Kasava
Y
46




Yam, Taro


ചേന/ Chena
കാച്ചില്‍/ kachil



 ज़िमीकंद/ Jimikand

41 comments:

  1. Can you say English name for vegetable named 'kachil'in Malayalam

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  2. Kachil kizhangu is a species of yam (cheena). I think its English name is Violet yam or guyana yam.

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  3. Can you say name of salgam in Malayalam

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    1. Salgam means turnip, right. We call it madhuramullangi in Kerala. But people will be more familiar with its English name only.

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  4. What is name of Malayalam vegetable kurka or kurkai in hindi

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    1. Koorka's English name is Chinese potato. (also called native or country potato).

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    2. Arvi and cheeni aloo are the names we got when asked to our North Indian friends. Don't know which one is correct. Sorry to say that I am not familiar with its hindi name.

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    3. It is perhaps called Chinese potsto

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  5. What is english name for madura kizhangu

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    1. Sweet potato is the english name for madhura kizhangu. Thanks for commenting

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    2. Already given here. Sweet potato

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  6. Yes, it is a Malayalam word for carom seeds. For any doubts please feel free to visit my post on spices https://www.sweetytangyspicy.com/2015/12/spices-english-hindi-malayalam-names.html

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  7. Please refer No. 27. Please do refer the above list before you put a comment, I have included almost all vegetables available here. I am planning to update this with more vegetables names as soon as possible. Of course your comments and questions help me a lot to understand the excluded items. Thanks for commenting. Happy Easter.

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  8. What is english name of cheranga

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  9. What is the Malayalam name for Parwal in Hindi n Pointed gourd in English.

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    1. Parwal is from cucurbitaceae family, right? I think, its Malayalam name is kattupadavalam.

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  10. Its very helpful to my children. Thank you very much

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  11. English for kothavara,chembu,chyambakka,Van payar, Thakara pls

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    1. I think kothavara and Kothamara are same. If so, its English name is cluster beans, also known as gour beans
      Chembu /arvi - taro root vegetable
      Chambakka- rose apple / water apple / bell fruit
      Van payar -Adzhuki beans / red cow beans. Please refer the following link for more information about pulses https://www.sweetytangyspicy.com/2015/12/pulses-english-malayalam-hindi-names.html

      takara- I think it is cassia tora, I am not familiar with this

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  13. This page currently says "potato" is called "dal" in Hindi. It should say aloo, or alu.

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    1. By mistake, sorry. Thanks for informing me.

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  14. Very useful thank you very much....

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  15. Useful infomation. താക്സ് mam

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    1. Welcome. Thanks for the feedback and glad to know.

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  16. vellari = cucumber.
    but kakkari??

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    1. kakkari- salad cucumber
      Kani vellari- golden melon. Both called vellari in Malayalam, but kakkari denotes the green salad cucumber.

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