Hindi to English Vegetable Names

 

Hindi to English Vegetable Names

There is so much confusion when we are reading a recipe and we find the name of a sabzi (vegetable) in english and as Indians we may be familiar with the hindi name of the same, or at times it may be the other way round, i.e. we know the english name of a vegetable and the recipe has the hindi name of the vegetable (sabji) mentioned it.

The following list provides a exhaustive name of hindi to enlish vegetable names. Please feel frank to know if we are missing any name and we will surely add it for you.

 

 

 

 

Hindi Name of Vegetable

English Name of Vegetable

Adrak

Ginger

Ajmud

Celery

Aloo

Potato

Aloo / Batata

Potato

Amla

Gooseberry

Arbi

Colocasia roots

Arbi, Arvi

Colocasia, Taro, Eddo

Baingan

Aubergines

Baingan

Brinjal

Baingan

Eggplant

Bandh-Gobi, Patta-Gobi

Cabbage

Bhein, Kamal Kakri

Lotus stem

Bhindi

Lady Finger

Bhindi

Okra

Bhindi

Okra

Bhutta

Maize

Bhutta

Corn on the cob

Chichinda

Gourd - Snake

Padval

Snake Gourd

Chichinda

Snake Gourd

Chukandar

Beet root

Chukander

Beetroot

Chukka Leaves

Red Sorrel

Fansi

French Beans

Gaajar

Carrot

Gajar

Carrot

Ganth Gobhi

Kohl Rabi

Gathgobi

Knolkol

Gavar

Cluster Beans

Gawar Patha

Aloe Vera

Ghiya. Lauki

Gourd - Bottle

Guar ki phali

Beans-Cluster fresh

Hara Dhania

Coriander leaves

Hara Dhania

Cilantro

Hara Podina

Peppermint Leaves Fresh

Hara Pyaz

Green Onion

Hari Piyaz

Scallion

Harimirch

Chilli (green)

Kaccha Aam / Keri

Mango (raw)

Kaddu

Pumpkin

Kaddu. American butternut or winter squash

Pumpkin (British, Australian)

Kadi patta

Curry leaves

Kakri

Cucumber English Skinny

Kamal Kakdi

Lotus Stem

Karela

Bitter Gourd

Karela

Gourd - Bitter

Karonda

Natal Plum

Kathal

Jackfruit (raw)

Kathal

Jackfruit

Kela

Banana (raw)

Kela

Plantain (raw)

Kele ka guda

Plantain pith

Kele ka phool

Plantain flower

Kheera

Cucumber

Kheera / Kakdi

Cucumber

Khumb / Guchhi

Mushroom

Khumbi

Mushrooms

Lahsun

Garlic

Lauki

Bottle Gourd

Lobhia

Cowpea

Makai

Corn

Makki

Corn Kernel

Matar

Green Peas

Mattar

Peas Green

Methi patta

Fenugreek leaves

Mooli

Radish

Mooli

Radish

Nariyal

Coconut

Nimbu

Lemon

Paalak

Spinach

Palak

Spinach

Papdi / Vaal

Broad Beans

Patrel / Patra

Colocasia leaves

Pattagobi

Cabbage

Petha

Ash Gourd

Petha

Gourd - Ash

Pharas Beans

Beans-French fresh

Phoolgobi

Cauliflower

Phool-Gobi, Gobi

Cauliflower

Piyaaz

Onion

Pudina

Mint

Pyaz

Onion

Salad patta

Lettuce leaves

Sarson ka saag

Green Mustard

Sarson Patta

Mustard Greens

Shakarkand / Ratalu

Sweet Potato

Shakar-kandi

Sweet Potato

Shalgam

Turnip

Shalgam

Turnip

Shingh phali

Drumstick

Simla Mirch

Capsicum

Simla Mirch

Green Bell Pepper

Simla Mirch

Bell Pepper, Capsicum

Singhaara

Water Chestnuts Indian

Sooran

Yam

Sukhi Lalmirch

Chilli (dry red)

Surti Kand

Purple Yam

Suva bhaji / Soye

Dill

Tamatar

Tomato

Tamatar

Tomato

Thendli

Gherkins

Torai

Gourd - Ridged

Tori / Thurai

Ridge Gourd