Food Glossary

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Food Glossary

 

1 Ajwain Ayamodagam, Omam, Nahwah,Ajwan, Carom Seeds
2 Almond Badam
3 Arrow Roots Koova, Arruruz, Araru, Cara Maco, Sagu, Yuquill
4 Asafoetida Hing, Kayam, perungayam, Asant, food of the gods, giant fennel, jowani badian, stinking gum, kayam and ting
5 Ash Gourd Kumbalanga, Poosinikka, Winter melon, white gourd, winter gourd, white pumpkin, petha.
6 Avacado Alligator Pear, Butter Fruit.
7 Bay leaf Tejpata, Patta Ela, Tamalapatram
8 Big Onion Savola, Ulli,
9 Bitter Gourd Kaipakka, Pavakka
10 Black cumin Shah Jeera
11 Cabbage Band Goobi, Muttakoos
12 Cambodge Kodampuli, Malabar Tamarind
13 Capsicum Simla Mirchi
14 Caraway Seed Shima jirakam, Siya zira or Shia zira
15 Cardamom Elaichi, Ealakka
16 Chilly Mulaku
17 Chinese Potato Koorka
18 Cinnamon Patta, Dalchini
19 Cloves Garrambu, Lavang:
20 Colocasia (Arabi) Chembu
21 Corriander Kothamalli, Kothumbari, Dhania or Dhanya
22 Cumin Jeerakam,Jeera, Zeera
23 Drumstick Muringakka
24 Dry Fenugreek Leaves Kasuri Methi
25 Dry Ginger Chukku, Saunth
26 Dry mango powder Amchur, Dry Mango Powder, Amchoor
27 Fennal Seeds Saunf, Sonp, Perumjeera
28 Fenugreek leaves Methi leaves, Uluwa ela
29 Fenugreek seeds Methi, venthayam, uluwa, menthulu.
30 Garlic Velutha ulli, Lasan,
31 Ginger Inji, Adrak
32 Gooseberry Amala, Nalikka/ Indian Gooseberry
33 Green Gram Cheru Payar, Moog
34 Green Pea Pacha Pattani, Mattar
35 Jaggery Sharakara, (palm sugar) or molasses
36 Kokkam Garcinia ,Punampulli
37 Kovakka Ivy Gourd, Parwal, kundru, tondli, Toroda, Dondakaya, baby watermelon
38 Mace Javitri
39 Mint Pudina
40 Mustard Kadugu, Rai,Sarson, Mohari
41 Nutmeg Jathikka, Jaiphal
42 Onion seeds Kalonji
43 Payar Snake Beans, long beans
44 Pepper Kurumulaku, nallamulaku, Kali mirch, Milagu
45 Poha Poha, Flattened Rice, Beaten Rice, Atukulu, Aval, Avalakki, Pohe
46 Potato Alu, Urala Kizhangu
47 Pumpkin Mathanga, Kaddu
48 Ridge Gourd Peechinga
49 Sago Seeds Sabudana, Tapioca pearls, Sabunari
50 Seseme Ellu
51 Shallot Cheria Ulli
52 Star Aniseed Takkolam,Anasphal ,Bandai,
53 Sweet Potato Madura Kizhangu
54 Tamarind Imli, Valan Puli
55 Tapioca Kappa,
56 Tarragon Dragon wort, Tarkhun, Long Hao
57 Tomato Takkali, Tamatar,
58 Turmeric Haldi, Manjal
59 Vinegar Sirka, Churkka
60 Yam Chena

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