Glossary

Glossary

English Name Indian Name
Beaten Rice Poha
Bengal Gram Chana
Black Gram Sabut Urad Dal / Kaali Dal
Black Eyed Beans Chawli / Lobhia
Broken Wheat Dalia
Chickpeas (brown) Chana
Chickpeas (green) Cholia / Hara Chana
Chickpeas (white) Kabuli Chana
Gram Flour Besan / Chane Ka Atta
Green Gram Moong
Horse Gram Kulthi
Maize Flour Makai Ka Atta
Puffed Rice Kurmura
Red Kidney Beans Rajma
Red Lentil Masoor
Refined Flour Maida
Rice Chawal
Semolina Rava / Suji
Split Bengal Gram Chana Dal
Split Black Gram Urad Dal / Kaali Dal
Split Green Gram Moong Dal
Split Red Gram Tuvar Dal / Arhar Dal
Split Red Lentil Masoor Dal
Wheat Gehun
Wheat Flour Gehun Ka Atta

Commonly used terms and meanings of spices, dairy products, etc

Common Indian Names Hindi / Marathi English Names
Adrak / Sunth / Ala Ginger
Ajwain Carom Seeds / Thyme
Amchoor Dried Mango Powder
Anaar Dana (Powder) / Dalimb biya Pomegranate Seeds (Dried)
Angoor / Draksha Grapes
Atta / Peeth Wheat Flour
Badam Almond
Besan Gram Flour
Bhutta / Kanis Corn Cobs
Chana Bengal Gram
Chana Dal Gram Dal
Chikoo Sapota
Chhuara Dates (Dried)
Dahi Curd
Dalchini Cinnamon
Dhania Patta / Kothimbir Coriander Leaves
Dhania Powder / Dhane powder Coriander Powder
Elaichi (Chhoti) / Velchi Green Cardamom
Elaichi (Moti) / Badi Velchi Brown Cardamom
Ghee / Tup Clarified Butter
Hari Mirch Green Chilli
Hing Asafetida
Imli / Chincha Tamarind
Jaiphal Nutmeg
Javitri Mace
Jeera Cumin Seed
Kaju Cashewnut
Kala Jeera / Black Cumin Seeds/Shahjeera Caraway Seeds
Kala Namak Rock Salt
Kali Mirch / Miri Black Pepper
Kari Patta / Kadi Patta Curry Leaves
Kheera / Kakdi Cucumber
Khoya, Mawa / Khava Dried Whole Milk/Thickened Milk
Kishmish Currants
Lasan / Lasun Garlic
Laung / Lavang Clove
Maida Fine Wheat Flour
Malai Cream
Mattha (Chhaach) Butter Milk
Methi / Methya Fenugreek Seeds
Mirch Chilli (Red)
Moong Phali / Sengdana Groundnut
Nimboo Lemon
Paneer Cottage Cheese
Patta Gobi / Kobi Cabbage
Paav / Pav / Pao Bun / Bread
Phitkari Alum
Phool Gobi Cauliflower
Poha Beaten rice
Pudina Leaves Mint Leaves
Rai / Raee / Mohri Mustard Seeds (Small)
Sabudana Sago
Sarson Mustard Seeds (Moti)
Saunf / Badishep Aniseed
Simla Mirch / Dhobli Capsicum
Tadka Tempering
Tej Patta Bay Leaf
Urad Dal Horse Bean

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Life of Srish

Because every tiny thing is worth a snapshot

My Foray Into Food Storage

A regular gal learning about Food Storage, Home Cooking, Canning, Gardening, and more!

Taste For Tongue

Sassy-Sizzling-Spicy

Arrka e-Security Solutions

InfoSec - Simplified

Storytime with John

Pull up and listen...I've got a funny one for ya...

%d bloggers like this: