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100+ List of Vegetables in Italian and the list of beans in Italian with example sentences

100+ List of Vegetables in Italian including the list of beans in Italian: The complete list of Vegetables in Italian, the list of root vegetables in Italian, the list of leafy vegetables in Italian:

Let us start off in the absolute beginning. Close your eyes… You are a baby…. What are the first few words that you speak? You start saying words you like which are basically all the food pieces that you eat. And babies are fed all the vegetables. This is true for a Italian speaking child as well. For the Italian child, it formulates nothing but the absolute basics of List of Vegetables in Italian including the list of legumes / beans in Italian..

A beautiful Italian vegetable basket
A beautiful Italian vegetable basket

Now let us skip ahead and go to school… I’m sure in school, we would have learnt about the vocabulary list of Vegetables. Now what about a child studying in Italian? Would it not be the case that they learn about the list of Vegetables in Italian and the list of beans in Italian?

One of the “most” common topics in Italian A1 is learning the vocabulary for how to describe what one ate and this always involves fruits and vegetables. We have already covered list of fruits, berries and nuts in another post. In this post, we will be learning about a comprehensive list of vegetables in Italian with tons and tons of examples

 

Why is it so important that you need to memorize the List of Vegetables in Italian including the list of beans in Italian?

A simple example for its importance: You’re in a restaurant and you need to ask if you don’t want a certain vegetable (yeah there are some weird ones you’d rather not have on your plate right?). There might be warnings saying that the food contains certain allergic Vegetables. So, many questions can be asked around this list of vegetables in Italian.

You can see that learning food words in any language is crucial to a well-rounded vocabulary and is also absolutely fundamental for sentence building. While some basic food terms such as bread and cheese can be memorized in beginning, specific food words are crucial to communicating or understanding either a recipe or a menu. These holes need to be identified and filled during intermediate stages.

Let us go through the list of Vegetables in Italian and a few example sentences for the same. But before that let us start with the absolute fundamental… what is the word for vegetable in Italian.

 

Topics to be covered:

  1. What is the translation for Vegetables in Italian? How to say Vegetables in Italian?
  2. What is the complete List of Vegetables in Italian?
  3. What is the Italian vocabulary for the list of vegetables in Italian which are quite common in supermarkets?
  4. What is the Italian vocabulary for the list of beans and lentils in Italian?
  5. What is the Italian vocabulary for the list of different types of leafy vegetables in Italian?
  6. What is the Italian vocabulary for the parts of a plant in Italian?

 

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Solar system and the names of the nine planets in Italian
List of eye colors in Italian, eye shapes in Italian
Herbs and Spices in Italian
List of Furniture in Italian

 

ITALIAN VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the translation for Vegetables in Italian? How do you say “Vegetable” in Italian?

Beans and Vegetables in Italian
Beans and Vegetables in Italian
  • SINGULAR: The Italian translation for “The vegetable” is “la verdura” or “il ortaggio”
    • EXAMPLE: “Potato is a vegetable.” à La patata è una verdura.
  • PLURAL: The Italian word for “The Vegetables” is “le verdure”
    • EXAMPLE: “I like vegetables.” à Mi piacciono le verdure.

 

ITALIAN VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the complete List of root based vegetables in Italian with examples?

Who doesn’t like a nice potato or an onion based dish. If you ask me (a true potato lover that I am) it’s nigh impossible for me to cook without either of the two. Literally speaking, potatoes are like a lifeline to me. Similarly we have a ton of root based vegetables which needs to be memorized in your quest to master the list of Italian Vegetables.

List of root based vegetables in Italian
List of root based vegetables in Italian

These are the common root based Vegetables that are found in any Italian supermarket and thus form an important part of the list of Italian vegetables. You can now learn the Italian vocabulary for the list of root based vegetables in Italian.

English Italian Vegetables English Sentence Italian Sentences
Potato la patata / le patate Italian people love potatoes Gli italiani amano le patate
Carrot la carota / le carote Carrots are very cheap Le carote sono molto economiche
Sweet Potato la patata dolce / le patate dolci Sweet potatoes are very heavy. Le patate dolci sono molto pesanti.
Onion la cipolla / Le cipolle Do you like onions? Ti piacciono le cipolle?
Leek Il porro / i porri Where do I buy a leek? Dove compro un porro?
Garlic l’aglio Garlic has a strong flavour. L’aglio ha un sapore forte.
Turnip la rapa / le rape My least favourite vegetable is the Turnip. La mia verdura meno preferita è la rapa.
Radish Il ravanello / I ravanelli Red Radishes are quite tasty I ravanelli rossi sono piuttosto gustosi
Ginger lo zenzero/Gli zenzero There is a bottle of Ginger paste in the fridge. C’è una bottiglia di pasta allo zenzero in frigo.
Beetroot la barbabietola / le barbabietole Can you peel the beetroot? Puoi sbucciare la barbabietola?
Celeriac Il sedano rapa / I sedano rapa Celeriac is not tasty. Il sedano rapa non è gustoso.

 

ITALIAN VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the Italian vocabulary for the list of vegetables in Italian which are quite common in supermarkets?

Ok, let’s do a bit of role play…. You are in Italy…. You’re in a supermarket trying to pick up some local variety of vegetables to cook and eat.  How do you know which ones you need and which ones you don’t? You need to know the List of Vegetables in Italian and the list of lentils and beans in Italian.

list of vegetables in Italian which are quite common in supermarkets
list of vegetables in Italian which are quite common in supermarkets

Now that you have memorized the long list of Italian root vegetables, let’s dive into the most common Italian vegetables that you can see in Italian supermarkets and consumed by most Italian households.

English Italian Vegetables English Sentence Italian Sentences
Aubergine la melanzana You know that I hate aubergine! Sai che odio le melanzane!
Bell Peppers / Capsicum il peperone Bell peppers stuffed with potatoes are delicious. I peperoni ripieni di patate sono deliziosi.
Zucchini le zucchine My baby likes to play with the Zucchini. Al mio bambino piace giocare con le zucchine.
Tomato il pomodoro Tomatoes are red. I pomodori sono rossi.
Cauliflower il cavolfiore That is a very large Cauliflower. Quello è un cavolfiore molto grande.
Peas i piselli You can buy frozen peas in any supermarket. Puoi comprare i piselli surgelati in qualsiasi supermercato.
French Beans i fagiolini The French beans are rotten. I fagiolini sono marci.
Chilli Peppers i peperoncini Please do not add chilli peppers to the burgers. Si prega di non aggiungere i peperoncini agli hamburger.
Cucumber il cetriolo Buy two bottles of Pickled Cucumbers. Acquista due bottiglie di cetrioli sottaceto.
Corn il mais Crows love corn. I corvi amano il mais.
Avocadoes l’avocado Avocadoes are quite healthy. Gli avocado sono abbastanza sani.
Mushrooms i funghi You can find over 10 varieties of Mushroom in Italy. Puoi trovare oltre 10 varietà di Funghi in Italia.
Olives le olive Italian Olives are the best olives in the world. Le olive italiane sono le migliori olive del mondo.
Pumpkins le zucche The largest Pumpkin weighs over 500 kg. La zucca più grande pesa oltre 500 kg.
Lemons i Limoni Can I have some lemon juice? Posso avere del succo di limone?
Brussels Sprouts i cavolini di Bruxelles Please don’t buy Brussels Sprouts for Christmas. Si prega di non comprare i cavolini di Bruxelles per Natale.
Squash la zucca That squash is very heavy. Quella zucca è molto pesante.

 

ITALIAN VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the Italian vocabulary for the list of beans and lentils in Italian and English?

WHOOOHOOO!! You have now memorized the long list of root vegetables in Italian and the even longer list of common Italian vegetables. Step 2 of memorizing the list of Vegetables in Italian is now complete….

list of beans and lentils in Italian
list of beans and lentils in Italian

Step three will be to memorize the most common list of beans and lentils in Italian. I understand that lentils and beans strictly don’t fall into the category of list of vegetables in Italian, buy hey, can you live without them? A ton of Italian dishes incorporate beans and lentils and you really cannot avoid them. They are common in Indian cuisine, African cuisine, and Chinese cuisine and also in South Asian cuisine.

Thus, lentils and beans are quite common in European cuisine and in fact all over the world. So let’s get digging into the list of beans and lentils in Italian, a sub part of the list of Vegetables in Italian and the list of beans in Italian!!

English Italian Vegetables English Sentence Italian Sentences
Soybeans Soia Goats and cows eat soybeans Capre e mucche mangiano semi di soia
Lentils Le lenticchie Did you know that Lentils are rich in protein? Lo sapevi che le lenticchie sono ricche di proteine?
Lima beans I fagioli di Lima Lima beans are quite expensive. I fagioli di Lima sono piuttosto costosi.
Mung beans I fagioli mung The Indian man likes mung beans. All’uomo indiano piacciono i fagioli mung.
Kidney beans il fagiolone The Mexican man likes kidney beans in his taco. Agli uomini messicani piacciono i fagioli nel suo taco.
Black beans I fagioli neri The black beans are tastier than kidney beans. I fagioli neri sono più gustosi dei fagioli rossi.
Legumes I legumi Legumes are healthy. I legumi sono sani.
Sprouts I germogli If you need to lose weight, eat Sprouts every day. Se hai bisogno di perdere peso, mangia i germogli ogni giorno.
Chickpeas I ceci We have a farm and we grow chickpeas. Abbiamo una fattoria e coltiviamo ceci.
Peanuts Le arachidi Peanuts are common in Chinese cuisine. Le arachidi sono comuni nella cucina cinese.

 

ITALIAN VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the Italian vocabulary for the list of different types of leafy vegetables in Italian and English?

Any dish that you order in Italy will offer you a side of salad. Even a burger will have a leaf of lettuce. You can find hundreds of types of salads across the world. The interesting thing about salad is that you may like one salad leaf and hate another? How do you know which one to ask and which one to not add?

You have to memorize, along with the list of vegetables in Italian, the Italian vocabulary list for the different types of Italian vegetables which can be used for salads.

list of different types of leafy vegetables in Italian
list of different types of leafy vegetables in Italian
English Italian Vegetables English Sentence Italian Sentences
Asparagus Gli asparagi I like Asparagus soup. Mi piace la zuppa di asparagi.
Cabbage Il Cavolo Rabbits love cabbage leaves. I conigli adorano le foglie di cavolo.
Iceberg Lettuce La lattuga iceberg An Iceberg Lettuce can weigh over a kilo. Una lattuga iceberg può pesare più di un chilo.
Spinach Gli Spinaci Can you add some spinach in the salad? Puoi aggiungere degli spinaci nell’insalata?
Celery Il Sedano Celery is the most important ingredient in a salad. Il sedano è l’ingrediente più importante in un’insalata.
Broccoli I Broccoli Broccoli needs to be boiled. I broccoli devono essere bolliti.
Salad leaves Foglie di insalata I usually throw away the salad leaves. Di solito butto via le foglie di insalata.

 

ITALIAN VOCABULARY MASTER WORD LIST: What is the Italian vocabulary for the parts of a plant in Italian and English?

I know that this topic is not included into the list of Vegetables in Italian. Also this is a topic which we have covered as a part of another blog (in the list of fruits in Italian). However I could not resist including this topic once again since this is one which is super important and highly ignored!!

Do learn and memorize the Italian vocabulary master word list for the different parts of a plant in Italian along with your List of Vegetables in Italian and the list of beans in Italian.

English Italian Vegetables English Sentence Italian Sentences
Leaf La foglia The leaf is very big and red. La foglia è molto grande e rossa.
Leaves Le foglie The yellow Leaf and the green Leaves La foglia gialla e le foglie verdi
Branch Il ramo The dog likes the big branch. Al cane piace il grande ramo.
Branches I rami There are many branches and leaves Ci sono molti rami e foglie
Tree L’albero The tree is huge L’albero è enorme
Trees Gli alberi The trees in India are green. Gli alberi in India sono verdi.
Root La radice The root is deep and powerful. La radice è profonda e potente.
Roots Le radici The coconut tree has strong roots. L’albero di cocco ha radici forti.
Flower Il fiore The violet flower is poisonous. Il fiore viola è velenoso.
Flowers I fiori The flowers are pretty I fiori sono carini
Tree Bark La corteccia d’albero The tree bark is tasty. La corteccia dell’albero è gustosa.
tree trunk Il tronco d’albero The tree trunk is used to make chairs and tables. Il tronco d’albero viene utilizzato per realizzare sedie e tavoli.
fruit Il frutto We should have fruit juice with breakfast Dovremmo avere un succo di frutta a colazione
Vegetable La verdura All animals like to eat vegetables. A tutti gli animali piace mangiare le verdure.

 

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These are other interesting topics which you might like to read to get a tremendous boost to your Italian vocabulary list!!! Study hard and soon you’ll be a proud Italian speaking dude / dudette!!

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