This short list of Indian words used in cooking was compiled with the help of the Google Translate language App

पालक paalak = spinach

साग saag = greens

पनीर paneer = a kind of cheese

मुर्ग murga = chicken

दाल daal = pulse

बासमती चावल = baasamatee chaaval = basmati rice

बासमती चावल = bhede ka maans = mutton

मांस = maans = meat

मखनी = makhani

चना = chana  = chick pea

लहसुन = lahasun = garlic

अदरक = adarak = ginger

टमाटर = tamataar = tomato(es)

घी = ghee = clarified butter

प्याज = pyaaj = onion

सूरजमुखी = soorajamukhee = sunflower

तेल = tel = oil

दही = dahee = yoghurt

खरबूज = kharabooj = melon

बीज = beej = seeds

चाट मसाला = chaat massala = spice

मसाला = massala = spices

चाट = chaat = relish

हाथी चक = haathee chak

बैंगन = baingan = aubergine

संतरा = santara = orange

मेमना = memana = lamb

बकरी = bakaree = goat

करी = karee = curry

टिक्का = tikka = tikka

भाजी = bhaajee = vegetable

चटनी = chatanee = sauce

मछली = machhalee = fish

नदी मछली = nadhee machhalee = river fish

नमक = namak = salt

मिर्च = mirch = chilli

दूध = doodh = milk

मक्खन = makkan = butter

अंडा = anda/e = egg/s

गोभी = ghobee = cauliflower

 

 

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