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Milk is an essential part of our diet. It is consumed in various processed forms, which are called milk products. Here we will discuss the names of these milk products in the Hindi language. The Hindi names have been provided in Roman script for the ease of understanding by English readers.
|Milk Product Name In English||Milk Product Name In Hindi|
The Hindi name for milk is doodh.
English Sentence: I want to buy a packet of milk.
Hindi Translation: Main ek packet doodh khareednaa chaahtaa hoon.
The name for yogurt in Hindi is dahi.
English Sentence: Would you like to take some yogurt?
Hindi Translation: Aap thora dahi lenaa pasand karenge?
Butter is called makhan in Hindi.
English Sentence: I ate bread and butter.
Hindi Translation: Maine bread aur makhan khaayaa.
Clairified butter is called ghee in Hindi.
English Sentence: They were served chapati with clarified butter.
Hindi Translation: Unhe ghee lagaakar roti dee gayi.
The name for cheese in Hindi is paneer.
English Sentence: Give me some 250 grams of cheese.
Hindi Translation: Mujhe 250 gram paneer do.
The Hindi name for cream is malaayi.
English Sentence: She was churning the cream to make butter.
Hindi Translation: Vo makhan tayaar karne ke liye malaayi ko duh rahi thee.
Whey is called chachh in Hindi.
English Sentence: Whey is part of the diet in rural parts of India.
Hindi Translation: Chhachh graameen bharat ke bhojan ka hissaa hai.
The name for milk powder in Hindi is doodh powder.
English Sentence: I want to buy a packet of milk powder.
Hindi Translation: Main ek packet doodh packet khareednaa chahtaa hoo.
The name for tea in Hindi is chaye.
English Sentence: Will you take some tea?
Hindi Translation: Aapn thori chaaye lenge.
Concentrated milk is called khoa in Hindi.
English Sentence: I like to eat concentrated milk.
Hindi Translation: Mai khoa khaanaa pasand kartaa hoon.
It's quiz time!
For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.
- What is the Hindi name for butter?
- What would you call milk in Hindi?
- None of the above
- Tea is called chaye in Hindi.
- Cheese is called dahi is Hindi.
- None of the above
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Sourav Rana (author) on April 19, 2020:
Thanks for your comment Peggy. Good to see you here.
Peggy Woods from Houston, Texas on April 19, 2020:
Thanks for the tutorial on those word translations from Hindi to English.