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Indian spices have been very popular since ancient times. India was one of the largest exporters of spices, and the spice brand Haldiram also has its origins in India. Here we will discuss the names used for spices in the Indian language Hindi.
|#||English Name||Hindi Name|
Red Chilli Powder
Pisee Laal Mirch
The Hindi translation of the word spice is masala.
1. Green Cardamom
The name for green cardamom in Hindi is shoti ilaayachi.
2. Bishop's Weed
The Bishop's Weed is called ajwaayan in Hindi.
The Hindi name for cinnamon is daalchini.
The name for nutmeg in Hindi is jaayfal.
The clove is called long in Hindi.
6. Coriander Seed
The name for coriander seeds in Hindi is sookha dhaniya.
7. Curry Leaf
The curry leaf is called curry patta in Hindi.
8. Fenugreek Seeds
The name for fenugreek seeds in Hindi is methi beej.
9. Fennel Seeds
The Hindi name for fennel seeds is sonf beej.
10. Cumin Seeds
The name for cumin seeds in Hindi is jeera beej.
11. Bay Leaf
The bay leaf is called tej patta in Hindi.
12. Baking Powder
The Hindi name for baking powder is meetha soda.
13. Black Pepper
The name for black pepper in Hindi is kali mirch.
14. Red Chilli Powder
The Hindi name for red chilli powder is pisee laal mirch.
15. Ginger Powder
The ginger powder is called pisee adrak in Hindi.
The name for tamarind in Hindi is imlee.
17. Turmeric Powder
The Hindi name for turmeric powder is pisee haldi.
18. Gum Tragacanth
The gum tragacanth is called gond kateera in Hindi.
The name for licorice in Hindi is mulathee.
20. Hot Spice
The Hindi name for hot spice is garam masala.
This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.
© 2020 Sourav Rana
Kishor on July 16, 2020: