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Construction Materials 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 the English translations of construction materials in the Punjabi language.

This article will provide the English translations of construction materials in the Punjabi language.

Punjabi Words for Construction Materials

Construction work is the base of human civilizations and has given us the places we call our homes. A number of materials are used to complete the construction work of a building.

In this article, we will discuss the Punjabi words used for different kinds of materials used in construction work.

Words for construction materials with English translations

Construction Material Name in EnglishConstruction Material Name in Punjabi (Roman Letters)Construction Material Name in Punjabi (Gurumukhi Script)

Sand

Ret

ਰੇਤ

Brick

Eet

ਇਟ

Wood

Lakree

ਲਕੜੀ

Glass

Kaach

ਕੱਚ

Gravel

Bajri

ਬਜ਼ਰੀ

Stone

Patthar

ਪੱਥਰ

Lime

Choona

ਚੂਨਾ

Ceramic

Cheenee Mitti

ਚੀਨੀ ਮਿਟੀ

Rebar

Sariya

ਸਰੀਆ

Steel

Steel

ਸਟੀਲ

Cement

Cement

ਸੀਮੇਂਟ

Sand

The Punjabi word for sand is ret. It is written as ਰੇਤ in Punjabi.

Brick

The translation of the word brick in Punjabi is eet. It is written as ਇਟ in Punjabi.

Wood

The word for wood in the Punjabi language is lakree. It is written as ਲਕੜੀ in Punjabi.

Glass

The translation of the word glass in Punjabi is kaach. It is written as ਕੱਚ in Punjabi.

Gravel

The Punjabi word for gravel is bajri. It is written as ਬਜ਼ਰੀ in Punjabi.

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Stone

The word for stone in Punjabi is patthar. It is written as ਪੱਥਰ in Punjabi.

Lime

The Punjabi translation for the word lime is choona. It is written as ਚੂਨਾ in Punjabi.

Ceramic

The word ceramic has the translation cheenee mitti in Punjabi. It is written as चीनी मिट्टी in Punjabi.

Rebar

The word for rebar in Punjabi is sariya. It is written as ਸਰੀਆ in Punjabi.

Steel

The Punjabi translation of the word steel is steel. It is written as इस्पात in Punjabi.

Cement

The Punjabi word for cement is cement. It is written as ਸੀਮੇਂਟ in Punjabi.

Quiz Yourself!

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

  1. What is the Punjabi word for the rebar?
    • Sariya
    • Kaach
  2. What would you call the brick in the Punjabi language?
    • Eet
    • Bajri
  3. What is the wood called in Punjabi?
    • Patthar
    • Lakri
  4. What is the word for sand in the Punjabi language?
    • Ret
    • Choona

Answer Key

  1. Sariya
  2. Eet
  3. Patthar
  4. Ret

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

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