I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I have also been learning some more languages.
We all use different kinds of utensils in our kitchens. Here we will discuss the names for these utensils in the Punjabi language.
|Utensil Name in English||Utensil Name in Punjabi (Roman Script)||Utensil Name in Punjabi (Gurumukhi Script)|
Khana Khan da Dabba
ਖਾਣਾ ਖਾਣ ਦਾ ਡੱਬਾ
The Punjabi name for bowl is kauli. It is written as ਕੋਲੀ in Punjabi.
The name for glass in Punjabi is gilass. It is written as ਗਿਲਾਸ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi word for plate is thali. It is written as ਥਾਲੀ in Punjabi.
The word cauldron translates to patila in Punjabi. It is written as ਪਤੀਲਾ in Punjabi.
The meaning of the word griddle in Punjabi is tawaa. It is written as ਤਵਾ in Punjabi.
The name for kettle in Punjabi is ketli. It is written as ਕੇਤਲੀ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi translation of the word spoon is chamcha. It is written as ਚਮਚਾ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi word for cup is cup. It is written as ਕੱਪ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi name for knife is chaku. It is written as ਚਾਕੂ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi translation of the word lunch box is khana khan da dabba. It is written as ਖਾਣਾ ਖਾਣ ਦਾ ਡਬਾ in Punjabi.
The translation of the word wok in Punjabi is karraahi. It is written as ਕੜਾਹੀ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi translation of the word tongs is chimta. It is written as ਚਿਮਟਾ in Punjabi.
The name for a rolling board in Punjabi is chokla. It is written as ਚੋਕਲਾ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi name for a rolling pin is belna. It is written as ਬੇਲਣਾ in Punjabi.
The name for a grater in Punjabi is kaddukass. It is written as ਕੱਦੁਕਸ in Punjabi.
The name for ladle in Punjabi is karrshi. It is written as ਕੜਛੀ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi word for a skimmer is jharni. It is written as ਝਰਨੀ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi translation of the word spatula is paltaa. It is written as ਪਲਟਾ in Punjabi.
The translation of the word colander in Punjabi is shaanani. It is written as ਛਾਨਣੀ in Punjabi.
The word platter translates to paraat in Punjabi. It is written as ਪਰਾਤ in Punjabi.
The Punjabi name for a lid is dhakkan. It is written as ਢਕਣ in Punjabi.
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.
- What is the Punjabi name for a plate?
- What would you call a lid in Punjabi?
- What is the Punjabi name for the spatula?
- What is the Punjabi name for the skimmer?
- What is the Punjabi name for the grater?
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