I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I have also been learning some more languages.
Drinks are an important part of our food. We consume several drinks for many reasons. Some of them are for pleasure, whereas others are for health benefits. The consumption of certain drinks also depends on the seasons and the weather.
This page provides a useful list of drinks and beverages in the Punjabi language. This could be helpful for people who wish to travel to a Punjabi-speaking area. The Punjabi words for beverages have also been provided alongside their English translations to help readers learn them.
|Word for the Drink or Beverage in English||Drink or Beverage Word in Punjabi (Roman Letters)||Drink or Beverage Word in Punjabi (Gurumukhi Letters)|
The Punjabi word for water is pani. It is written as ਪਾਣੀ in Gurumukhi.
The word for milk in the Punjabi language is dudh. It is written as ਦੁੱਧ in Gurumukhi.
The translation of the word juice in Punjabi is ras. It is written as ਰਸ in Gurumukhi.
The Punjabi word for wine is sharaab. It is written as ਸ਼ਰਾਬ in Gurumukhi.
The word for a cold drink in Punjabi is thanda. It is written as ਠੰਡਾ in Gurumukhi.
The Punjabi word for tea is chah. It is written as ਚਾਹ in Gurumukhi.
The word for decoction in Punjabi is karha. It is written as ਕਾੜਾ in Gurumukhi.
The Punjabi translation of the word vinegar is sirka. It is written as ਸਿਰਕਾ in Gurumukhi.
Beer is called beer in Punjabi. It is written as ਬੀਅਰ in Gurumukhi.
The Punjabi word for syrup is sharbat. It is written as ਸ਼ਰਬਤ in Gurumukhi.
The translation of the phrase distilled beverage in Punjabi is arak. It is written as ਅਰਕ in Gurumukhi.
It's quiz time now!
For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.
- What is the translation for juice in Punjabi?
- What is the word used for syrup in Punjabi?
- What is the translation for wine in Punjabi?
- What is the name for vinegar in Punjabi?
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