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Words for Vegetables in Portuguese 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 Portuguese language.

This article will provide information about the names of different types of vegetables in the Portuguese 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 words used for different vegetables in Portuguese. The Portuguese words for the vegetables have been provided alongside their English translations to help English readers learn them.

Words for vegetables in Portuguese with English translations

EnglishPortuguese

Potato

Batata

Tomato

Tomate

Brinjal

Berinjela

Turnip

Nabo

Mushroom

Cogumelo

Cauliflower

Couve-Flor

Cabbage

Repolho

Radish

Rabanete

Lady Finger

Quiabo

Cucumber

Pepino

Spinach

Espinafre

Carrot

Cenoura

Green Chili

Pimentão Verde

Pumpkin

Abóbora

Pea

Ervilha

Onion

Cebola

Coriander

Coentro

Garlic

Alhoi

Ginger

Gengibre

Potato

The word for potato in Portuguese is batata.

Picture for potato/batata

Picture for potato/batata

Tomato

The Portuguese word for tomato is tomate.

Picture for tomato/tomate

Picture for tomato/tomate

Brinjal (Eggplant)

The brinjal is called berinjela in Portuguese.

Picture for brinjal/berinjela

Picture for brinjal/berinjela

Turnip

The word turnip translates to nabo in Portuguese.

Picture for turnip/nabo

Picture for turnip/nabo

Mushroom

The Portuguese word for mushroom is cogumelo.

Picture for mushroom/cogumelo

Picture for mushroom/cogumelo

Cauliflower

The name for cauliflower in the Portuguese language is couve-flor.

Picture for cauliflower/couve-flor

Picture for cauliflower/couve-flor

Cabbage

The Portuguese translation of the word cabbage is repolho.

Picture for cabbage/repolho

Picture for cabbage/repolho

Radish

The word radish translates to rabanete in Portuguese.

Picture for radish/rabanete

Picture for radish/rabanete

Lady Finger

The name for the lady finger vegetable in Portuguese is quiabo.

Picture for lady-finger/quiabo

Picture for lady-finger/quiabo

Cucumber

The translation of the word cucumber in Portuguese is pepino.

Picture for cucumber/pepino

Picture for cucumber/pepino

Spinach

The Portuguese name for spinach is espinafre.

Picture for spinach/espinafre

Picture for spinach/espinafre

Carrot

The Portuguese translation of the word carrot is cenoura.

Picture for carrot/cenoura

Picture for carrot/cenoura

Green Chili

The name for green chili in Portuguese is pimentão verde.

Picture for green chilli/pimentão verde

Picture for green chilli/pimentão verde

Pumpkin

The word for pumpkin in Portuguese is abóbora.

Picture for pumpkin/abóbora

Picture for pumpkin/abóbora

Pea

The Portuguese word for pea is ervilha.

Picture for pea/ervilha

Picture for pea/ervilha

Onion

The translation of the word onion in Portuguese is cebola.

Picture for onion/cebola

Picture for onion/cebola

Coriander

The meaning of the word coriander in Portuguese is coentro.

Picture for coriander/coentro

Picture for coriander/coentro

Garlic

The Portuguese name for garlic is alhoi.

Picture for garlic/alhoi

Picture for garlic/alhoi

Ginger

The word ginger translates to gengibre in Portuguese.

Picture for ginger/gengibre

Picture for ginger/gengibre

It's quiz time now!

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

  1. What is the Portuguese name for potato?
    • Batata
    • Tomate
  2. What would you call a pea in Portuguese?
    • Ervilha
    • Cebola
  3. What is the Portuguese name for garlic?
    • Coentro
    • Alhoi
  4. What is the name for carrot in Portuguese?
    • Cenoura
    • Espinafre
  5. What would you call a cucumber in the Portuguese language?
    • Pepino
    • Quiabo
  6. The radish is called rabanete in Portuguese.
    • True
    • False
  7. The Portuguese translation of the word cabbage is repolho.
    • True
    • False

Answer Key

  1. Batata
  2. Ervilha
  3. Alhoi
  4. Cenoura
  5. Pepino
  6. True
  7. True

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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