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Kitchen Utensil Names in Punjabi and English

I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I have also been learning some more languages.

This article will provide information about the names of different kinds of kitchen utensils in the Punjabi language.

This article will provide information about the names of different kinds of kitchen utensils in the Punjabi language.

We all use different kinds of utensils in our kitchens. Here we will discuss the names for these utensils in the Punjabi language.

Kitchen utensils names in Punjabi with English translations

Utensil Name in EnglishUtensil Name in Punjabi (Roman Script)Utensil Name in Punjabi (Gurumukhi Script)

Bowl

Kauli

ਕੋਲੀ

Glass

Gilass

ਗਿਲਾਸ

Plate

Thali

ਥਾਲੀ

Cauldron

Pateela

ਪਤੀਲਾ

Griddle

Tawaa

ਤਵਾ

Kettle

Ketli

ਕੇਤਲੀ

Spoon

Chamcha

ਚਮਚਾ

Cup

Cup

ਕੱਪ

Knife

Chaku

ਚਾਕੂ

Lunch Box

Khana Khan da Dabba

ਖਾਣਾ ਖਾਣ ਦਾ ਡੱਬਾ

Wok

Karraahi

ਕੜਾਹੀ

Tongs

Chimtaa

ਚਿਮਟਾ

Rolling Board

Chokla

ਚੋਕਲਾ

Rolling Pin

Belan

ਬੇਲਣਾ

Grater

Kaddukass

ਕੱਦੁਕਸ

Ladle

Karrshi

ਕੜਛੀ

Skimmer

Jharni

ਝਰਨੀ

Spatula

Paltaa

ਪਲਟਾ

Colander

Shaanani

ਛਾਨਣੀ

Platter

Paraat

ਪਰਾਤ

Lid

Dhakkan

ਢਕਣ

Fork

Kaantaa

ਕਾਂਟਾ

Bowl

The Punjabi name for bowl is kauli. It is written as ਕੋਲੀ in Punjabi.

Glass

The name for glass in Punjabi is gilass. It is written as ਗਿਲਾਸ in Punjabi.

Plate

The Punjabi word for plate is thali. It is written as ਥਾਲੀ in Punjabi.

Cauldron

The word cauldron translates to patila in Punjabi. It is written as ਪਤੀਲਾ in Punjabi.

Griddle

The meaning of the word griddle in Punjabi is tawaa. It is written as ਤਵਾ in Punjabi.

Kettle

The name for kettle in Punjabi is ketli. It is written as ਕੇਤਲੀ in Punjabi.

Spoon

The Punjabi translation of the word spoon is chamcha. It is written as ਚਮਚਾ in Punjabi.

Cup

The Punjabi word for cup is cup. It is written as ਕੱਪ in Punjabi.

Knife

The Punjabi name for knife is chaku. It is written as ਚਾਕੂ in Punjabi.

Lunch Box

The Punjabi translation of the word lunch box is khana khan da dabba. It is written as ਖਾਣਾ ਖਾਣ ਦਾ ਡਬਾ in Punjabi.

Wok

The translation of the word wok in Punjabi is karraahi. It is written as ਕੜਾਹੀ in Punjabi.

Tongs

The Punjabi translation of the word tongs is chimta. It is written as ਚਿਮਟਾ in Punjabi.

Rolling Board

The name for a rolling board in Punjabi is chokla. It is written as ਚੋਕਲਾ in Punjabi.

Rolling Pin

The Punjabi name for a rolling pin is belna. It is written as ਬੇਲਣਾ in Punjabi.

Grater

The name for a grater in Punjabi is kaddukass. It is written as ਕੱਦੁਕਸ in Punjabi.

Ladle

The name for ladle in Punjabi is karrshi. It is written as ਕੜਛੀ in Punjabi.

Skimmer

The Punjabi word for a skimmer is jharni. It is written as ਝਰਨੀ in Punjabi.

Spatula

The Punjabi translation of the word spatula is paltaa. It is written as ਪਲਟਾ in Punjabi.

Colander

The translation of the word colander in Punjabi is shaanani. It is written as ਛਾਨਣੀ in Punjabi.

Platter

The word platter translates to paraat in Punjabi. It is written as ਪਰਾਤ in Punjabi.

Lid

The Punjabi name for a lid is dhakkan. It is written as ਢਕਣ in Punjabi.

Fork

The name for fork in Punjabi is kaantaa. It is written as ਕਾਂਟਾ in Punjabi.

It's quiz time now!

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. What is the Punjabi name for a plate?
    • Thali
    • Gilaas
  2. What would you call a lid in Punjabi?
    • Dhakkan
    • Kaantaa
  3. What is the Punjabi name for the spatula?
    • Palta
    • Paraat
  4. What is the Punjabi name for the skimmer?
    • Jharni
    • Karrshi
  5. What is the Punjabi name for the grater?
    • Kaddukass
    • Belna

Answer Key

  1. Thali
  2. Dhakkan
  3. Palta
  4. Jharni
  5. Kaddukass

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