Food Glossaries

Glossary of English to Hindi to Marathi Terms

HERBS & SPICES

English Hindi Marathi
Asafoetida Hing Hing
Cardamom Elaichi Welchi
Chillies(Green) Hari Mirchi Hirvi Mirchi
Cloves Laung Lavang
Corriander Seeds Akha Dhaniya Dhaniya
Cumin Seeds Jeera Jeera
Fennel Saunf Badisounf
Fenugreek Seeds Methi Methi
Garlic (Dry) Lasun Lasun
Ginger (Fresh) Adrak Ala
Nutmeg Jaiphal Jaiphad
Pepper (Dry, Black) Kali Miri Kali Miri
Poppy Seeds Khas Khas Khas Khas
Tamarind Imli Imli
Turmeric Haldi Halad
Curry Leaves Kadi Patta Kadi Patta
Mint Pudina Pudina

CEREALS

English Hindi Marathi
Wheat Gehu Gahu
Rice Chawal Tandul
Jowar Jowar Jwari
Bajra Bajra Bajri

VEGETABLES A

English Hindi Marathi
Cabbage Patta Gobi Kobi
Spinach Palak Palak
Bottle Gourd Doodhi Safed Bhopla
Ash Gourd Petha Lal Bhopla
Bitter Gourd Karela Karla
Brinjal Baingan Vangi
Cauliflower Phool Gobi Phulavar
Capsicum Shimla Mirchi Dabu Mirchi
Cucumber Kakdi Kaakdi
Drumstick Sengh Fali Laamb Shenga
French Bean Fansi Sheng
Ladies Finger Bhindi Bhindi
Ridge Gourd Torea Dhodka
Tomato Tamatar Tambata
Colacassia Arbi Arbi

VEGETABLES B

Onions Pyaaz Kaanda
Peas Matar Vatane
Carrot Gajar Gajar

VEGETABLES C

Potato Aloo Batata
Yam Suran Suran
Sweet Potato Shakarkand Ratalu

FRUITS

English Hindi Hindi Marathi
Apple Seb Safarchand
Banana Kela Ked
Chikku Chikku Chikku
Grapes Angoor Drakshe
Guava Amrood Peru
Jackfruit Katahal Fanas
Mango Aam Amba
Orange Santra Santra
Pineapple Ananas Ananas
Custard Apple Sitaphal Sitaphal
Sweet Lime Musambi Mosambi
Watermelon Tarbooj Kalingar
Pomegranate Anaar Dalimb