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Vegetable Names in German With Pictures

I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I like to learn other languages too.

This article will provide information about the names of different types of vegetables in the German language.

This article will provide information about the names of different types of vegetables in the German language.

Vegetables are an integral part of our diet. We consume a number of them in different seasons. In this article, we will learn the names of different vegetables in German. The German names for the vegetables have been provided alongside their English translations to help English readers learn them.

Vegetable names in German and English

Vegetable Name in EnglishVegetable Name in German

Potato

Kartoffel

Tomato

Tomate

Brinjal

Brinjal

Turnip

Steckrübe

Mushroom

Pilz

Cauliflower

Blumenkohl

Cabbage

Kohl

Bitter melon

Bittere Melone

Radish

Rettich

Lady-Finger

Lady-Finger

Cucumber

Gurke

Spinach

Spinat

Carrot

Karotte

Green Chili

Grüne Chili

Bottle gourd

Flaschenkürbis

Pumpkin

Kürbis

Pea

Erbse

Onion

Zwiebel

Coriander

Koriander

Garlic

Knoblauch

Ginger

Ingwer

Mint

Minze

Potato

The German name for potato is kartoffel.

Picture for potato/kartoffel

Picture for potato/kartoffel

Tomato

The German word for tomato is tomate.

Picture for tomato/tomate

Picture for tomato/tomate

Brinjal

The brinjal is called brinjal in German.

Picture for brinjal

Picture for brinjal

Turnip

The German word for turnip is steckrübe.

Picture for turnip/steckrübe

Picture for turnip/steckrübe

Mushroom

The German name for the mushroom is pilz.

Picture for mushroom/steckrübe

Picture for mushroom/steckrübe

Cauliflower

The German translation of the word cauliflower is blumenkohl.

Picture for cauliflower/blumenkohl

Picture for cauliflower/blumenkohl

Cabbage

The German name for cabbage is kohl.

Picture for cabbage/kohl

Picture for cabbage/kohl

Bitter Melon

The word bitter melon translates to bittere melone in German.

Picture for bitter melon/bittere melone

Picture for bitter melon/bittere melone

Radish

The German translation of the word radish is rettich.

Picture for radish/rettich

Picture for radish/rettich

Lady-Finger

The name for the lady-finger vegetable in the German language is lady-finger.

Picture for lady-finger

Picture for lady-finger

Cucumber

The word cucumber translates to gurke in German.

Picture for cucumber/gurke

Picture for cucumber/gurke

Spinach

The German word for spinach is spinat.

Picture for spinach/spinat

Picture for spinach/spinat

Carrot

The German name for carrot is karotte.

Picture for carrot/karotte

Picture for carrot/karotte

Green Chili

The name for green chili in the German language is grüne chili.

Picture for green chilli/grüne chilli

Picture for green chilli/grüne chilli

Bottle Gourd

The German name for bottle gourd is flaschenkürbis.

Picture for bottle gourd/flaschenkürbis

Picture for bottle gourd/flaschenkürbis

Pumpkin

The German word for pumpkin is kürbis.

Picture for pumpkin/kürbis

Picture for pumpkin/kürbis

Pea

The German translation of the word pea is erbse.

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Picture for pea/erbse

Onion

The German name for onion is zwiebel.

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Picture for onion/zwiebel

Coriander

The name for coriander in German is koriander.

Picture for coriander/koriander

Picture for coriander/koriander

Garlic

The German name for garlic is knoblauch.

Picture for garlic/knoblauch

Picture for garlic/knoblauch

Ginger

The ginger is called ingwer in German.

Picture for ginger/ingwer

Picture for ginger/ingwer

Mint

The German translation of the word mint is minze.

Picture for mint/minze

Picture for mint/minze

It's quiz time now!

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

  1. What is the German name for potato?
    • Kartoffel
    • Tomate
  2. What is the name for onion in the German language?
    • Zwiebel
    • Koriander
  3. What would you call a carrot in the German language?
    • Karotte
    • Erbse
  4. What is the German name for radish?
    • Rettich
    • Bitter Melone
  5. What is the German name for cucumber?
    • Gurke
    • Spinat
  6. Cabbage is called kohl in German.
    • True
    • False

Answer Key

  1. Kartoffel
  2. Zwiebel
  3. Karotte
  4. Rettich
  5. Gurke
  6. True

© 2020 Sourav Rana

Comments

Eman Abdallah Kamel from Egypt on November 28, 2020:

Very useful and healthy vegetables.

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