Friday, March 27, 2009

NAMES OF FOOD STUFF

CEREALS ,GRAINS AND PRODUCTS
  1. Bajra - Sajjalu
  2. Italian millet - Korralu
  3. Jowar - Jonnalu
  4. Maize - Mokka jonna
  5. Parboiled rice - Vuppudu biyyam
  6. Rice bran - Thavudu
  7. Rice flakes - Atukulu
  8. Rice puffed - Borugulu
  9. Wheat - Godamalu
  10. Wheat semolina - Godama ravva

PULSES

  1. Bengal gram - Senagalu
  2. Rasted bengal gram - Putnala pappu
  3. Black gram dal - Minapappu
  4. Cow pea - Bobbarlu
  5. Field bean - Chikkudu
  6. Green gram - Pesarlu
  7. Horse gram - Vulavalu
  8. Red gram dal - Kandipappu
  9. Lentil - Misoor pappu

NUTS

  1. Arecanut - Vakka
  2. Linseed - Avisagingalu
  3. Niger seeds- Valasalu
  4. Piyal seeds - Sarapappu
  5. Walnut - Akroot
  6. Apricot /nutmeg - Jajikaya
  7. Almond - Badam
  8. Cashewnut - Kaju
  9. Gingerly/sesame seeds - Nuvvulu

CONDIMENTS AND SPICES

  1. Asafoetida/hing - Inguva
  2. Cardamom - Ilaichi
  3. Cloves - Lavangalu
  4. Cumin seeds - Jilakarra
  5. Cinnamon - Dalchinachekka
  6. Fenugreek seeds - Menthulu
  7. Mace - Japathri
  8. Bay leaf - Biryani aku
  9. Omum/celery - Vamu
  10. Poppy seeds - Gasalu
  11. Kandanthippilli - Pippallu
  12. Garlic - Vellulli

FRUITS

  1. Bael food - Maredu pandu
  2. Bullocks heart - Rama phalamu
  3. Dates - Kajjura
  4. Figs - Anjoor
  5. Jack fruit - Panasa
  6. Jambu fruit - Neredupandu
  7. Korukkapalli - Seemachinrha
  8. Mulberry - Reshmi
  9. Wood apple - Velaga pandu
  10. Zizyphus - Regipandu

LEAFY VEGETABLES

  1. Ambat chuka - Chukka kura
  2. Celery leaves - Vamaku
  3. Gogu/roselle leaves - Gongura
  4. Mayalu - Erra bachali
  5. Mint - Pudina
  6. Malabar spinach-Bachhali
  7. Bladder dock-Chukka kura
  8. Taro-chamaku/colacasia leaves
  9. Common purslane-Gangavali kura(portulaca oleracia)
  10. Dill leaves-soya kura
  11. Amaranthus red-koyakura
  12. Amaranthus green-thotakura