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100+ Vegetables Names in Sanskrit and English

100+ Vegetables names in Sanskrit

India  is one of the most fertile states in India and we produce a lot of vegetables. If you are born in India, you would definitely eat Vegetables daily! There are many different Vegetables across India and mostly all of them are available across all the states of India since we consume a lot of veggies be it in Dal or as a curry. So the list of Vegetables names in Sanskrit is one topic that you absolutely need to know if you are learning Sanskrit!!!

Vegetables names in Sanskrit
Vegetables names in Sanskrit

Let us go through a list of Vegetables Names in Sanskrit which has over 100 entries along with a few example sentences for the each Vegetable! This will help you memorize the list of Vegetables quite well!

 

Vegetables names in Sanskrit and English – Contents

If we take the list of Vegetables in Sanskrit or सब्ज़ियां as one single master list, this will be super duper long and it’ll have 100+ Vegetables. So it is best if it can be sub categorize into many lists of Vegetables in Sanskrit as below

  1. How to say vegetables in Sanskrit
  2. Names of all root vegetables in Sanskrit and English
  3. What are the names of all leafy vegetables in Sanskrit and English
  4. Names of spices in Sanskrit and English
  5. What are all the other vegetables in Sanskrit and English
Ancient vegetables of India in Sanskrit
Ancient vegetables of India in Sanskrit

Let us start with learning about most popular (and my favorite) Vegetables names in Sanskrit. These are the common Vegetables that are found in any Vegetables shop or in supermarkets in India.

 

What is the translation for Vegetable in Sanskrit?

  • So what is the literal translation for the word “Vegetables” in Sanskrit? The word Vegetables in Sanskrit translates to (शाकानि) and its transliteration is Shakani.
  • Similarly how do you say leafy vegetable in Sanskrit? The translation for leafy vegetable is हरितकानि.
  • And for root vegetable like potato or onion? The Sanskrit word for root vegetable is कन्दमूलानि
  • What is the Sanskrit word for vegetable juice? The Sanskrit word for vegetable juice is शाकरसः
  • Lastly the Sanskrit translation for vegetable garden is शाकवाट

 

What are all the root vegetables names in Sanskrit and English?

The first list contains the names of vegetables in Sanskrit which are all Root vegetables like onion and potato. These are the vegetables which grow under the soil.

What are all the root vegetables names in Sanskrit and English?
What are all the root vegetables names in Sanskrit and English?
Names of the vegetables in Sanskrit English vegetables names Hindi vegetables names
पलाण्डुः  Onion प्याज़
पालङ्क  Beetroot चुकंदर
शकरकन्दः Sweet potato शकरकंद (मीठा आलू)
गुञ्जनम्  Carrot गाजर
लशुनं  Garlic लहसुन
आद्रकम्  Ginger अदरक
आलुकः  Potato आलू
सूरणः  Yam ओला
गुञ्जनम्  Turnip सलगम
कंदशाकम्  Kohlrabi गांठगोभी
हरिद्रा  Turmeric हल्दी
भक्ष्यमूल सूर्यमूखी Artichoke हाथी चक
हरितपलाण्डुः Green onion हरा प्याज
सूक्ष्मपत्त्रिका  Asparagus शतावरी

 

What are all the leafy vegetables names in Sanskrit and English?

Next we will read about the names of leaf vegetables in Sanskrit. These are the vegetables like cabbage and Coriander which are just leaves.

leafy vegetables names in Sanskrit and English
leafy vegetables names in Sanskrit and English
Names of the vegetables in Sanskrit English vegetables names Hindi vegetables names
पालकः  Spinach पालक
कपिशाक  Cabbage पत्ता गोभी
गन्धपत्त्रिका, अजमोदिका Parsley अजवायन
वज्रपुष्पा  Dill सोआ
अजमोद पत्र: Oregano अजवायन की पत्ती
मेंधीका  Rosemary दौनी, मेंहदी
अग्निशाखा  Saffron केसर
धान्याकम्  Coriander धनिया
अजगंध: Peppermint पुदीना

 

What are all the green vegetables names in Sanskrit and English?

Green vegetables have a special category since it is considered a staple across India. There are so so so many green vegetables that its hard to even repeat one vegetable per month!!! Moreover some of these vegetables have been there in India since a very long time so they all have Sanskrit words and meanings. Hence it deserves a special category under the names of vegetables in Sanskrit and English!

Names of the vegetables in Sanskrit English vegetables names Hindi vegetables names
 अलाबु Gourd  लौकी
 पटोलः Pointed Gourd  परवल
 कोशातकी Ridge gourd  तरोई
 कारवेल्लः Bitter gourd  करैला
 कलायः Peas  मटर
 शिम्बी Beans  सेम
 भिण्डिका Ladyfinger  भिंडी
 चर्भटि: Cucumber  खीरा
 रामकोशातकी Lady finger  भिन्डी
 कर्कटी Cucumber  ककड़ी
 हरितशिबिका Green  bean  हरी फली
 कोशातकी Ridge gourd  तुरई
 आमलकी Gooseberry  करौंदा
 जालिनी Sponge gourd  नेनुवा
 शाकम् Greens  साग
 महामरीचिका Capsicum  शिमला मिर्च

 

What are all the names of Spices in Sanskrit and English

When it comes to India, spices are absolutely critical in cooking. This has been true since the dawn of time and for the last few thousand years in India. The ancient Sanskrit speaking people used spices regularly and hence they had Sanskrit words for all of them! We will now read more about the names of all spices in Sanskrit and English.

names of Spices in Sanskrit and English
names of Spices in Sanskrit and English
Names of the vegetables in Sanskrit English vegetables names Hindi vegetables names
 अग्निशाखा Saffron  केसर
 चणक Chickpea  काबुली चना
 मरीचं Chilli  मिर्च
 दारुचिनी Cinnamon दालचीनी
 हरितमरीचं Green chilli  हरी मिर्च
 सर्शपः Mustard  सरसों

 

What are all the other common vegetables names in Sanskrit and English?

We have spent so much time reading about almost 50 – 60 vegetables. To put it into a more clear way, we learnt about Green vegetables  in Sanskrit. Then we spent some time and learnt about spices in Sanskrit… After that, we learnt about leafy vegetables as well as root vegetables in Sanskrit. Now finally let us study about all the other commonly found Indian vegetables in Sanskrit.

other common vegetables names in Sanskrit and English
other common vegetables names in Sanskrit and English
Names of the vegetables in Sanskrit English vegetables names Hindi vegetables names
 रक्ताङ्गकः Tomato  टमाटर
 गोजिह्वा cauliflower  फूल गोभी
 वृन्ताकः Brinjal  बैगन
 शृंगाटकः Water chestnut  सिंघाड़ा
 कोषफलम् Cucutbit  कोंहड़ा
 वास्तुकम् White goosefoot  बधुवा
 कुषमांड Pumpkin  कद्दू
 मसूर: Lentil  मसूर
 छत्त्र, पालघ्न Mushroom  मशरूम
 पनसम् Jackfruit  कटहल
 कुन्दरू: Tendli  कुंदरू, कुन्दरी
 टिंडीश: Apple gourd  टिंडा
 रक्ताङ्गकः Tomato  टमाटर

 

Conclusion: Vegetables names in Sanskrit

I hope that you had fun learning about the names of vegetables in Sanskrit. Sanskrit it an ancient language and is one of the oldest languages in the world. It is the root of almost all the languages in India such as Gujarati, Marathi, Hindi and many more.

Learn about the different Vegetables in Sanskrit
Learn about the different Vegetables in Sanskrit

 

Vegetables names in Sanskrit – Questions and Answers: Set 1

  1. What is the sanskrit word for Onion?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Onion in ancient sanskrit is पलाण्डुः
  2. What is the sanskrit word for Beetroot?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Beetroot is पालङ्क
  3. What is the sanskrit word for Sweet potato?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Sweet potato is शकरकन्दः
  4. What is the sanskrit word for Carrot?
    1. Carrot was called as गुञ्जनम् by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  5. What is the sanskrit word for Garlic?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Garlic in ancient sanskrit is लशुनं
  6. The sanskrit translation for Garlic in Ancient India is लशुनं
    1. What is the sanskrit word for Ginger?
  7. The word in sanskrit for Ginger is आद्रकम्
    1. The word in sanskrit for Ginger in ancient sanskrit is आद्रकम्
  8. What is the sanskrit word for Potato?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Potato is आलुकः
  9. What is the sanskrit word for Yam?
    1. Yam was called as सूरणः by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  10. What is the sanskrit word for Turnip ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Turnip  in ancient sanskrit is गुञ्जनम्

 

Questions and Answers: Set 2

  1. What is the sanskrit word for Kohlrabi ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Kohlrabi  is कंदशाकम्
  2. What is the sanskrit word for Turmeric ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Turmeric  is हरिद्रा
  3. What is the sanskrit word for Artichoke?
    1. Artichoke was called as भक्ष्यमूल सूर्यमूखी by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  4. What is the sanskrit word for Green onion?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Green onion in ancient sanskrit is हरित-पलाण्डुः
  5. What is the sanskrit word for Asparagus ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Asparagus  is सूक्ष्मपत्त्रिका
  6. What is the sanskrit word for Spinach ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Spinach  is पालकः
  7. What is the sanskrit word for Cabbage ?
    1. Cabbage  was called as कपिशाक by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  8. What is the sanskrit word for Parsley ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Parsley  in ancient sanskrit is गन्धपत्त्रिका, अजमोदिका
  9. What is the sanskrit word for Dill ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Dill  is वज्रपुष्पा
  10. What is the sanskrit word for Oregano ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Oregano  is अजमोद पत्र:

 

Questions and Answers: Set 3

  1. What is the sanskrit word for Rosemary ?
    1. Rosemary  was called as मेंधीका by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  2. What is the sanskrit word for Saffron ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Saffron  in ancient sanskrit is अग्निशाखा
  3. What is the sanskrit word for Coriander ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Coriander  is धान्याकम्
  4. What is the sanskrit word for Peppermint ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Peppermint  is अजगंध:
  5. What is the sanskrit word for Gourd ?
    1. Gourd was called as  अलाबु  by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  6. What is the sanskrit word for Pointed Gourd ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Pointed Gourd in ancient sanskrit is  पटोलः
  7. What is the sanskrit word for Ridge gourd ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Ridge gourd is  कोशातकी
  8. What is the sanskrit word for Bitter gourd ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Bitter gourd is  कारवेल्लः
  9. What is the sanskrit word for Peas ?
    1. Peas was called as  कलायः  by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  10. What is the sanskrit word for Beans ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Beans in ancient sanskrit is  शिम्बी

 

Questions and Answers: Set 4

  1. What is the sanskrit word for Ladyfinger ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Ladyfinger is  भिण्डिका
  2. What is the sanskrit word for Cucumber ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Cucumber is  चर्भटि:
  3. What is the sanskrit word for Green bean ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Green bean  is  हरित-शिबिका
  4. What is the sanskrit word for Ridge gourd ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Ridge gourd is  कोशातकी
  5. What is the sanskrit word for Gooseberry ?
    1. Gooseberry was called as  आमलकी  by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  6. What is the sanskrit word for Sponge gourd ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Sponge gourd in ancient sanskrit is  जालिनी
  7. What is the sanskrit word for Greens ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Greens is  शाकम्
  8. What is the sanskrit word for Capsicum ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Capsicum is  महामरीचिका
  9. What is the sanskrit word for Saffron ?
    1. Saffron was called as  अग्निशाखा  by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  10. What is the sanskrit word for Chickpea ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Chickpea in ancient sanskrit is  चणक

 

Questions and Answers: Set 5

  1. What is the sanskrit word for Chilli ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Chilli is  मरीचं
  2. What is the sanskrit word for Cinnamon ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Cinnamon is  दारुचिनी
  3. What is the sanskrit word for Green chilli ?
    1. Green chilli was called as  हरित-मरीचं  by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  4. What is the sanskrit word for Mustard ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Mustard in ancient sanskrit is  सर्शपः
  5. What is the sanskrit word for Tomato ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Tomato is  रक्ताङ्गकः
  6. What is the sanskrit word for cauliflower ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for cauliflower is  गोजिह्वा
  7. What is the sanskrit word for Brinjal ?
    1. Brinjal was called as  वृन्ताकः  by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  8. What is the sanskrit word for Water chestnut ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Water chestnut in ancient sanskrit is  शृंगाटकः
  9. What is the sanskrit word for Cucutbit ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Cucutbit is  कोषफलम्
  10. What is the sanskrit word for White goosefoot ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for White goosefoot is  वास्तुकम्

 

Questions and Answers: Set 6

  1. What is the sanskrit word for Pumpkin ?
    1. Pumpkin was called as  कुषमांड  by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  2. What is the sanskrit word for Lentil ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Lentil in ancient sanskrit is  मसूर:
  3. What is the sanskrit word for Mushroom ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Mushroom is  छत्त्र, पालघ्न
  4. What is the sanskrit word for Jackfruit ?
    1. The ancient sanskrit word for Jackfruit is  पनसम्
  5. What is the sanskrit word for Tendli ?
    1. Tendli was called as  कुन्दरू:  by the Ancient Sanskrit people
  6. What is the sanskrit word for Apple gourd ?
    1. The sanskrit translation for Apple gourd in ancient sanskrit is  टिंडीश:
  7. What is the sanskrit word for Tomato ?
    1. The word in sanskrit for Tomato is  रक्ताङ्गकः

 

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