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Regional Glossary

The following are the varieties of vegetables that we carry with their names in English, and their equivalent regional names.

English Hindi Marathi Gujarati Kannada Telugu Tamil Bengali Malayalam
GOURDS
Bottle gourd Doodhi,lauki,ghiya Dudhi Dudhi  દુઘી sorE kaayi  ಸೋರೆಕಾಯಿ Aanapakaya, Sorakaya Suraikai Lau Charanga,churaykka 
Bitter gourd Karela Karle Karela  કારેલું haagalakaayi ಹಾಗಲಕಾಯಿ Kakarakaaya Pavakai Karllo Pavakka
Ash gourd Petha,Kashi Phal Kohala Kohola boodu-kumbaLakaayi Boodidigummidikaya Vellai Pusinikai Chalkumara Kumbalanga,Elavan
Snake gourd Chachinda Padval Padavali પંડોળું paDavalakaayi ಪಡವಲಕಾಯಿ Lingapotla, Potla Pudal Chichinga Padavalanga
Ridge gourd Turiya Dodke Turia Heerekai Beera kaya Pirkkankai Jhinga Peechinga
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Eggplant
Baingan Vangi Ringna   badane kaayi  ಬದನೇಕಾಯಿ Vankaya Kathirikai Begun Vazhuthananga
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Cantaloupe Kharbooja Kharbooja તરબૂચ karbuja haNNu Kirnikayi Kirinipala ‘Footi’ or Khormuj. Thalkumbalam
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Carrot Gajjar Gajar ગાજર gajjari ಗಜ್ಜರಿ Gajjara Gadda Carrot Gajar Carrot
English Hindi Marathi Gujarati Kannada  Telugu Tamil Bengali Malayalam
Hyacinth Beans Val, Sem   Ghewda Papdi dhoda hurule kai, avarekaaLu ಹುರಳೀಕಾಯಿ Chikkudu,  Anumulu Avarai, Motchai Rajashimbi Amara
Gawar Beans Guar-ki-phalli Gavaar Govar chavaLi-kaayi Matti kayalu Kothavara Jhar Sim Achinga
English Hindi Marathi Gujarati Kannada Telugu Tamil Bengali Malayalam
Cucumber Kakdi, kheera Kaakdi Kakadi કાકડી  sowthe kai Dosakaaya Vellarikkai Sasha Vellarikka
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Okra Bhindi Bhendi Bhinda ભીંડા  bendekai  ಬೆಂಡೇಕಾಯಿ Bendakaaya Vendakkai Dherash Vendeka
Peppers Hindi Marathi Gujarati Kannada Telugu Tamil Bengali Malayalam
Bell Peppers Simla Mirch Bhopli Mirchi, Dhobali   doNNe meNasina kaayi  ದೊಣ್ಣೆ ಮೆಣಸಿನಕಾಯಿ Bengulooru Mirchi Kodimilagai   Capsicum
Hot Peppers - Chillies Harimirch Mirchi Marchu મરચું  hasiru meNasina kaayi  ಹಸಿರು ಮೆಣಸಿನಕಾಯಿ Mirapakaya Pachamulagai Lanka Pachamulag
GREENS
English Hindi Gujarati Kannada Telugu Tamil Bengali Malayalam
Amaranth Chaulai sag,ram dana, lal sag Thandaljo, Dadho Dantina Soppu Totakoora Thandukeerai, arai keerai, siru keerai, Mulaikeerai. Notya Cheera
English Telugu Tamil Kannada Konkani Bengali Marathi Oriya Malayalam
Malabar Spinach Bachali kura బచ్చలి Pasalai keerai((பசலைக் கீரை) Basale soppu Vaali, Valchi bhaji pui shaak Mayalu मायाळू Poi saga Vashala cheera, Vallicheera
English Hindi Oriya Marathi Gujarati Kannada Telugu Tamil Bengali Malayalam
Red Sorrel, Red Roselle Ambad bhaji, Pitwa Nalite saga Ambada Ambadi punDi soppu Gongoora Pulicha keerai Mestapat Gongura El
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Drumstick Sajan (सहजन) Shevgyachya Shenga Saragwaani, Shing, Saragwo Nunge Kai  ನುಗ್ಗೆ ಕಾಯಿ Mulaga kaya,Mulakada Murungakkai Dnata Muringakka
Herbs & Spices
English Hindi Gujarati Kannada Telugu Tamil Bengali Malayalam
Holy Basil Tulsi (तुलसी) Sabje અનુવાદ Tulasi ತುಳಸಿ Thulasi Thulasi Babui tulsi, Kalotulsi Trittavu,Sivatulasi
Nigella Kalonji Kalonji બીજ

Nigella bījagaḷu ನಿಗೆಲ್ಲ ಬೀಜಗಳು

Nalla vittanālu  నల్ల విత్తనాలు

Karun jiragam Kalonji Karun jiragam
Coriander Dhania, Hara dhania

Dhane, Dhana, ધાણાનો 

Kothmir (leaves) કોથમીર  

Kothambari Beeja Dhaniyalu Kothamalli Dhoney Kottamalli
Cumin Jeera, Safaid jeera Jiru જીરું  Jeerige Jeelakarra Jiragam Jeerae Jirakam
Sesame Til, Gingelly Mittho-tel, Tal તલ  Ellu Nuvvulu Ellu, Yellu Til Chitelu, Ellu
Fennel Saunf

Wariari

વરિયાળી 

Phennel

ಫೆನ್ನೆಲ್

Sompu Soambu Mouri Perumjeerakam
Curry leaf

Kadi Patha  

कड़ी पत्‍ता

Mitho Limdo

મીઠો લીમડો 

Karibevu 

ಕರಿಬೇವು

Dhraksha Kariveppalai Curry Patta Kariveppala, Veppala
Fenugreek Methi

Methro, Methini

મેથી 

Mentyada Menthulu Venthiyam Methi Uluva
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