GLOSSARY

CEREAL GRAINS & PRODUCTS

ENGLISH HINDI SINDHI
BENGAL GRAM FLOUR/CHICK PEA FLOUR BESAN CHANNE JO ATTO
BENGAL GRAM WHOLE /CHICK PEAS / WHITE GRAM CHANNA CHANNA
BENGAL GRAM SPLIT LENTIL /YELLOW SPLIT GRAM CHANNE KI DAL CHANNE JI DAR
CHICK PEAS / WHITE GRAM KABULI CHANNA CHANNA
COW PEA / BLACK EYE BEANS LOBIA LOBIA
PIGEON PEA / YELLOW LENTIL TUVAR KI DAL TUVAR JI DAR
POUNDED / CRUST WHEAT /WHITE BURGOL DALIA BHAAT
PUFFED RICE / PRESSED RICE POHA PAUVA
ROASTED RICE KURMURA / MURMURA KURMURIYA
RAJGIRI FLOUR RAJGIRI ATTA RAJGIRI JO ATTO
RED RICE FLOUR LAL CHAWAL ATTA GARAY CHOKAN JO ATTO
RED RICE/ UNPOLISHED RICE LAL CHAWAL GARA CHOKA
RED KIDNEY BEANS RAJMA RAJMA
REFINED WHEAT FLOUR MAIDA MAIDO
RICE CHAWAL CHOKA
SAGO SABUDANA / SAGO DANA SABUDANA
SEMOLINA SOOJI / RAWA SOOJI
SPLIT BLACK LENTIL /  HORSEBEAN LENTIL URAD KI DAL URDA JI DAR
SPLIT GREEN GRAM LENTIL MOONG DAL MOONGA JI DAR
VERMICILLI SEVIYAAN SEIYOON
WHITE PEAS (DRY) VATANA / MATTAR VATANA
WHOLE GREEN GRAM MOONG MOONGA
WHOLE WHEAT FLOUR GEHU KA ATTA ATTO / KARKA JO ATTO

 

 

FRUITS & VEGETABLES

ENGLISH HINDI SINDHI
APPLE SEB SUF
ASHGOURD / WHITE PUMPKIN PETHA PETHA
BANANA KELA KELO
BEETROOT BEET / CHUKANDAR BEET
BOTTLE GOURD / WHITE GOURD LAUKI / DHUDI / KADDU DHUDIYO / KADDU
BITTER GOURD KARELA KARELO
BROAD BEANS PAPDI PAPDI
BRINJAL / EGG PLANT / AUBERGINE BAINGAN VANGHAR
CABBAGE PATTA GOBI / BANDH GOBI PAN GOBI
CAULIFLOWER PHOOL GOBI PHUL GOBI
CAPSICUM / BELL PEPPER SHIMLA MIRCH SHIMLA MIRCH
CARROT GAAJAR GAJAR
CELERY AJWAIN-KE-PATTE / ARECA  
CHIN FRUIT LYCHEE LYCHEE
CLUSTER BEANS GUVAR PHALI GUVAR
COLOCASSIA ARBI ARWI
CORIANDER LEAVES HARRA DHANIA / KOTHMIR DHARA
CUCUMBER KHEERA / KAKDI KAKRI
CURRANTS MUNAKKA MUNAKKA
CURRY LEAVES / MARGOSA KADI PATTE NIM / CURRY PATTA
CUSTARD APPLE/STONE APPLE/ BAEL SHARIFA SITAPHAL
DATES KHAJUR KHAJUR
DILL LEAVES / DILL WEED SUVA BHAJI SUVA
DRUMSTICKS / HORSE RADISH SAJJAN KI PHALLI/MURANKA SINGHI
FENUGREEK LEAVES METHI METHI
FIGS ANJEER ANJEER
FRENCH BEANS FANSI/ BALKA  
GARLIC LAHSUN THUMA
GHERKIN / ROUND GOURD KUNTHROO / TINDLI TINDORA
GREEN PEAS MATTAR MATTAR
GINGER, FRESH ADRAK ADRAK
GRAPES ANGOOR DHAKAR
GREEN CHILLY HARI MIRCH MIRCHI
GUAVA AMRUD / PERU JYAPHAL
INDIAN GOOSEBERRY AMLA ANVLA
INDIAN SORREL / RED SORREL KHATTA BHAJI CHUKO
LADIES FINGER / OKRA BHINDI BHINDA
LIME GOURD TURRANJ TURRANJ
LOTUS STEM / LOTUS STEM KAMAL KAKDI BHAY
LEMON NIMBU LEEMO
LETTUCE SALAD PATTA/ KASMI SAAG SALAD PATTA
MINT LEAVES PUDHINA PUDHINO
MANGO (RIPE) AAM AAMBH
MANGO (RAW) KAIRI / KACCHA AAM KACCHI AAMI
MUSK / MASH MELON KHARBUJA GIDRO
MUSTARD SARSON RAI
ONION PYAZ / KANDA BASAR
ORANGE SANTRA NARANGI
PAPAYA (RAW) KACHHA PAPITA  
PAPAYA  PAPITA PAPAIYO
PEAR NASHPATI NASPATI / NAKO
PINEAPPLE ANANAS ANAS
PLUM ALUBOKHARA LALIYA
POMEGRANATE ANAR ANAR
POTATO ALOO ALOO / BATATO
PUMPKIN PETHO PRITHAKALO
RADISH MOOLI MOORI
RIDGE GOURD / ZUCCINI TURAI / TORU TURAI
ROUND SOUR BERRY KAROUNDA BAYRAH
ROUND GOURD / GHERKIN KUNTHROO / TINDLI TINDORA
SPINACH PALAK PALKA
SWEET LIME MOSAMBI MOSAMBI
SWEET POTATO SHAKARKAND MITHO GAJAR
TURNIP SHALGAM GHOGROO
TOMATO TAMATAR TAMATAR
WATERMELON KALINGAR / KHARBOOJ HINDARI
WATERFERN CHUKA BHAJI / BHAJI CHUKO
YAM SURAN SURAN

 

CONDIMENTS, SPICES , NUTS, OILSEEDS AND MISCELLANEOUS FOODS

ENGLISH HINDI SINDHI
ALMOND BADAM BADAMI
ALUM FITKARI FITKARI / FITKI
ANISEED / FENNEL SAUNF SAUNFA
APRICOT JARDALU / KHUBANI JARDALU
ARROWROOT ARRAROAT / TIKORA /PANIPHAL ARRAROAT
ASAFOETIDA / DEVIL’S DUNG HING VAGARNI
BAKING SODA / SODA BI-CARB SODA SODA
BLACK PEPPER CORNS KALAMIRCH KARAMIRYA
BLACK CARDAMOM BARI ELAYCHI VADI ELACHI
BAYLEAVES TEJPATTA KAMALPHAT
BASIL / HOLY BASIL TULSI TULSI
BISHOP’S WEED/ CAROM SEED/THYMOL SEEDS / LOVAGE AJWAIN AJWAIN
CARAWAY SEEDS SHAHIJEERA JEERI
CARDAMOM ELAICHI ELACHI
CASHEWNUT KAJU KAJU
CASTOR SUGAR PEESEE CHEENI PEESAYLI KHAND
CHILLIES MIRCHI MIRCHI
CINNAMON DALCHINI DALCHINI
CLOVES LAUNG LOANG
COCONUT NARIYAL NARIYAL
COCONUT (DRY, WHOLE) COPRA COPRA
COCUM KOKUM KOKUM
CORIANDER – CUMIN POWDER DHANIYA – JEERA DHANA – JEERA
CORIANDER SEEDS SUKHA DHANIYA SUKHA DHARA
CUMIN SEEDS JEERA JEERO
DATES KHAJOOR KHAJOOR
DATES (DRIED) CHU ARA KHARKIYOON
EDIBLE GUM GOND CHAR KHOAR
FENUGREEK METHI METHI
FENUGREEK SEEDS METHI DHANA HURBO
FENNEL / ANISEED SAUNF SAUNFA
GINGER ADRAK ADRAK
GINGER POWDER SOONTH SOONTH
GINGELLY/ SESAME SEEDS TIL TIR
GROUND NUT / PEANUT MOONGPHALI BOIMOONGA
HEMP BHANG BHANG
HEMP BHANG BHANG
HONEY SHAHAD MAKHI
JAGGERY GUR GUR
MACE JAVITHRI JAMTRI
MANGO POWDER (DRIED) AMCHUR AMBCHOOR
MANGO ( RAW, DRIED) SABUT AMCHUR AMBELI
MELON SEEDS CHARMAGAZ MAGAZ
MUSTARD SEEDS RAI RAI
MUSK / MASH MELON SEEDS BHEEJ BHIJAH
NUTMEG JAIPHAL JAIPHAL
PAPPAD SODA PAPPAD KHAR CHANIYO
PEPPERCORNS KALAMIRCH KARAMIRYA
PEANUT MOONGPHALI BOEIMOONGA
PICKLE AACHAR AATHAROON
PISTACHIO PISTA PISTA
PIYAL (SUNFLOWER) SEEDS CHAROLI CHIRONJI
POMEGRANATE SEEDS ANAR DHANA DARU KHATTA
POPPY SEEDS KHAS KHAS KHAS KHAS
POWDERED / ICING SUGAR PEESI HUI CHEENI PEESAYLI KHAND
RAISINS / CURRANTS KISHMISH DHAKKAR
RED CHILLI POWDER LAL MASALA GARO MASALO
ROCK SALT KALA / SINDA NAMAK KARO LOUR
ROSE WATER GULAB JHAL GULAB JHAL
SAFFRON KESAR KESAR
SALT NAMAK LOUR / MEETHO
SANDALWOOD CHANDAN CHANDAN
SESAME (GINGELLY) SEEDS TIL TIR
SILVER LEAVES / FOIL (EDIBLE) CHANDI KE VARK CHANDI JA VARK
SUNFLOWER (PIYAL) SEEDS CHAROLI CHIRONJI
SUGAR CANDY MISHRI MISRI
SUGAR  CHEENI / SHAKAR KHAND
TAMARIND IMLI AAMBRI
TURMERIC POWDER HALDI HAIDA
VETIVIER ITTAR ITTAR
VINEGAR SARKHA SARKHO
WALNUT AKHROT AKHROT

 

MILK, MILK PRODUCTS, FAT & EDIBLE OILS

ENGLISH HINDI SINDHI
BUTTER MAKHAN MAKHAN
BUTTERMILK (SWEET) LASSI LASSI
BUTTERMILK (SALTED) CHHAJ CHAAY
CLARIFIED BUTTER GHEE GHAY
CREAM MALAI MALAI
CURD / YOGHURT DAHI DAI
MILK DOODH KHEER
OIL TEL TEL
SOLIDIFIED MILK KHOA /MAWA MAO
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