Dilshan Jayasinha January 18, 2017 at 14:51 # Hi Ayesha, always happy to get a compliment from an “apey ekkenek”. Here is alphabetical list of vegetables for you. Yes, there’s a whole range of bananas to choose from. This App Help To Learn Tamil through Sinhala Easily. some exotic foods listed I don’t know what it is but I will try it when I go sri lanka. These are some of my childhood beats :). Haha, yes, just as I said to Isabelle in the comment above, the wood-apple is not going to have mass appeal. Yes, I have been termed “egghead” in my distant past…. Education; Add Tags. I really like the taste but getting past the smell is a challenge. Hope it’s going well with the neighbors and the family. Human translations with examples: name, nelli, පලතුරු කඩනවා. Happy to have helped. Thanks Siva. –, That’s an excellent point, I didn’t realize that. Budu Saranai. There must be some rules when we should use “ma∙mȧ” and when “ma∙tȧ” or it is just the case that we need to remember and don’t try to understand? Passion fruit: Tatput pazham / தாட்பூட்பழம்: പാഷൻ ഫ്രൂട്ട്: Junoon ka phal (जूनून का फल) Peach, Nectarines : Pear: Berikkai / பேரிக்காய்: Sabarjil: Nashpati: Pineapple: Annasi pazham / அன்னாசிப்பழம்: Kaithachakka: Ananas: Plantain Fruit: Nenthram Pazham: Yethan Pazham It is commonly known as arjuna or arjun tree in English, thella maddi in Telugu, kumbuk in Sinhala, marudha maram in Tamil and neer maruthu (നീർമരുത്) in Malayalam. Asking and answering questions over 100 Basic English questions: 48.91 KB: Mar 29, 2015: 19132: Download. Roadside Durian seller. Well, with the somewhat *arrogant* title I chose for this post, I’d say mission accomplished, haha. Guava, I think I might prefer the raw than the ripe. Which fruits did you think that only you guys had? Here are the lists of Tamil vegetable names like celery, kale, beerakaya, asparagus, broccoli, bottle gourd, avarakkai, If not are you planning any? I must google for them. Hi Dilshan, You are certainly right. Here I am going to publish 100 vegetable names in English. Hi Dilshan! Many thanks.and speak to you soon. In Sri Lanka the fruit is well known. That’s true Janette, those two fruits you mentioned are not for everyone, haha. Nobody? Hope you will find this fruit alphabetical list useful. Perhaps you could also add Beli, (Bael fruit or stone apple). Alright, you busy person with very little time. Phyllanthus emblica, also known as emblic, emblic myrobalan, myrobalan, Indian gooseberry, Malacca tree, or amla from Sanskrit amalaki is a deciduous tree of the family Phyllanthaceae.It has edible fruit, referred to by the same name. (Maybe that’s where the ‘gediya’ comes in?). Names of common fruits in English, Hindi, malay and Tamil languages. Regarding grammar, even though I am not usually a big friend of grammar I am always really happy when I receive more exercises from you. Hi Shaggy, don’t know if you remember but you asked me in a comment or email if I’d already done a post on fruits, which got me thinking. So, I’ve also thrown in a Bonus Section at the end, which I’ve aptly called “For the Overachiever in You”…. Ha, lychees and chalky taste, that’s good. Reply. One more you can add are kaamaranga – star fruit (which can be cooked as a vegetable as well), and a few others for which I do not know the English words – sapadilla, naminan, uguressa, masan, and something that is seldom seen now – laaulu. Thanks so much for creating this great way of learning a new language! Sinhala Kids Tags. This helps not only for the people like to learn Sinhala but also for the people who are looking English word for some of our Sinhala words. As you mentioned “paan gé∙di∙yȧ” means “1 loaf of bread”. Suitable book for government officers to learn Sinhala in Tamil medium. Could You kindly Tell me about LAWALU fruit. I remember some of these fruits, Mango (Mmmmm a goal of mine, is to visit Sri Lanka during Mango season. Keep up the great work^^. The next time I use it I will amaze them by saying this is a mango or as you say in Sri Lanka amba. Names of common Indian and Chinese herbs and plants in English, Chinese, Hindi and Tamil languages. Quality: Usage Frequency: 1 How to say Ajwain in English? You pay a certain amount and you can eat as much as you can, get stuffed and suffer the next day hahah! Thanks. I remember it well. Write CSS OR LESS and hit save. This is really important to me because I don’t eat coconut milk, fried food, or a lot of processed carbohydrates so I would mostly be eating fruit in Sri Lanka. Very happy that you like the way I present my material. artichoke; aubergine (eggplant); asparagus Another similar example would be the word for tree (ga∙sȧ vs. ga∙ha, where the second on is used more often when speaking). Do let me know how the vendors at the market react. If we have missed any, please let us know using our contact form. That’s interesting about the Malay words. Sinhala. Tell me more about what’s bothering you. You can checkout the following 2 blog posts I have done: Hi Dilshan, thanks for forwarding me to these 2 blog posts. I’m on my first steps of learning, maybe I’m just not smart enough to understand, however please explain the following: “I” means “mama” and “ma∙tȧ” means “to me” or “for me” as I have already learned from your previous posts (thanks again )))). thanks for this.not only learning the fruit names in Sinhala, but have this chance to know that you also have these fruits, that i thought before, we only have (peace). I didn’t know about the “Ceylon” Gooseberry. But I agree it’s confusing and have changed the above to “ripe jackfruit” (with of course due to credit to you :) ). Speak again soon. Do you have any downloads as such? I appreciate it very much. So I’m gad you liked the post, since it was partially your idea. Sinhala Kids Tags. There’s the answer to your question, Mithrani. Results for fruits translation from English to Sinhala. Fruits in English! You must have been one of those ‘ovaachee.va’ to go to all the trouble of making this available. I started a routine of reviewing the material every morning for 15 min and it is a nice start in the day. I remember pol of course, pol sambol is totally awesome. Mmm … could you do a similar post about veggies, please? Yeah, the wood-apple drink is not for everyone. I wish to see photos of these. Some of them are same in Malayalam language in Kerala, India. Usage Frequency: 3 English to Sinhala Dictionary (Free). Take care and do stay in touch. Please include these fruits too Lovi, Star fruit Naarang Sepadhilla Anoda ( Few for the momunt ). Some even were quite annoyed/indignant about it! Reply. As you may already know, “Ceylon” was the old name of Sri Lanka during the British colonial times. CTRL + SPACE for auto-complete. Also going to just randomly throw in something here heh – Since you’ve been back in SL, I was wondering if you offer any classes for those looking to learn Sinhala and not pay for overpriced non-native teachers? It signifies 1 unit of the fruit. In fact, I have even heard “Lemon” being called “ra∙tȧ dhé∙hi” (which means “foreign lime”). Fantastic post on Fruits. Thanks Jose, no, you didn’t confuse me. I was wondering for this particular post why there is no mention of fruits as “(fruit name)-geddia?” My family in Sri Lanka and I refer to fruits/bread in that way, and I was looking for an explanation to that in this post. Oh wow, that’s amazing and I didn’t know that. Fruits for your thought…. Shows I have a lot of work to do on the language before I go! Well, Alex.. you tell me ;-) http://www.lazybutsmartsinhala.com/vegetables-in-sinhala/. Please tell me where are you getting this from? Project for Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable use for Improved Human Nutrition and well-being in Sri Lanka And I’m kind of a fruit junkie so that’s definitely my cup of tea … Let’s see: pomegranate is pretty common in Italy, you know? The fruit kiwi is called as කීවි in Sinhala Language . English to Sinhala Dictionary (Free). I don’t find any difficulty in learning Sinhala. Results for fruits translation from English to Sinhala. Reply. You can get meaning of any English word very easily. Phone / WhatsApp : +91 9686446848. I must google for them. Hi Dilshan Sure I joined as soon as I listened to your Video Tutorials that are wonderful and so easy and quickly to understand. Your friends are also right about the dhé∙hi. So with your lessons I won’t have any more difficulty when I visit Sri Lanka. Improve Your English by Visiting https://englishspeakingclubs.comList of Fruits - Name of Fruits - 300 Fruits List in English. TEXT,IMAGES AND CONTENT COPYRIGHTED BY DAILYONEFRUIT.COM. Any sweet, edible part of a plant that resembles seed-bearing fruit, even if it does not develop from a floral ovary; also used in a technically imprecise sense for some sweet or sweetish vegetables, such as rhubarb, that resemble a true fruit or are used in cookery as if they were a fruit. Let’s use these new words in some sample phrases: You might remember from a previous blog post I did that: Then using what we once saw in my post about the difference between “I want” & “I need” in Sinhala we know that: Similarly, using the new words we just saw, we can now guess that: Remember that 3-part post I did on “Can I, Should I, and Shall I in Sinhala”? It is easy to learn Konkani as one can find a lot of Konkani to English and English to Konkani translations. Thank you so much Dilshan for this post! Also among tastes – kahata rasa – as found in beheth nelli. I ask because I know in Vietnam some regions had much more than others and it was more or less expensive in different places. Weera, Palu, madan, anoda, uguressa, kirala, narang,), Dear Dilshan, I remember eating a fruit in the shape of a crescent ,Beige yellow when ripe, pale green when raw,it had nodules on the outer skin and a seed inside(I think).I wish i can draw the fruit here. Yeah yeah, I know it’s a bold title but the question is, “Do you accept my challenge, you Fruit Connoisseur?”. Appreciate your valuable effort with many thanks. It has auto-suggestion feature which will save you a lot of time getting any meaning. We are adding info to this list of fruits. sinhala kids is the best app for grade one to five students. This mixture is typically called an “ach∙chaa∙ru”. You have to like the taste to enjoy it. Mainly used for fish dishes. Bengali Name: Singhara. I’m guessing it’s got the word “berry” at the end :), Hello friend, Very nice of you. By the way, the other day I took this photo from the car for you. :), “olu = comes from the word ‘oluwa’ which means “head”. Normally we know a few vegetable names in English. I thought about mentioning this but decided against it as I didn’t want to scare anyone by revealing how we sometimes eat our fruit, haha. I have been hearing about the different types of banana, which I have been told is kesel? Culinery and Other Values : Anchovies are used in various appetizers, sauces and dishes. “sour grapes” = æmbul mi∙dhi (but if you’re referring to the popular rhetoric “sour grapes”, I can’t say I’ve heard it in Sinhala, so it might not make sense if you just say it like that). We saw that: Everyone still on the boat or did anybody fall off? Haha, you even got the ‘nonsense’ words. One big seed or numerous tiny seeds? Shall update when I do. Add a translation. I have such a strong neuro-association with lunu dhehi that just mentioning it makes my mouth water, I swear! Feel free to share my website with your foreign friends interested in Sinhala. And a sauce from it? Vel as in vanity. And wood-apple, well, I don’t think everybody would agree with what you’ve heard. My favourite is probably mangosteen – when I hear the Sinhala name I think they’re talking about mangoes. Been looking for this for weeks….Help ! We even grow them and use them both in sweet and savory dishes (my mom is actually making some pomegranate sauce to go with the roast turkey … yummy!). by English In Sinhala 2019-12-04. I am now teaching in a village school outside Mirigama. Great job! Culinery and Other Values : Anchovies are used in various appetizers, sauces and dishes. Name: File Size: Date: Downloads : Fruit and berries PDF free download: 1.02 MB: May 24, 2015: 129542: Download. Education; Add Tags. Specially kids for their studies. Please do not ask me why =P. I know of some of the fruits. Yes, I’m very serious on learning Sinhala, but going at a slow pace due to my age. Glad you’re enjoying the the posts and the blog, you’re very welcome. Re. However, why these words are used for saying “that’s nonsense”, I have no clue! In this regard I can only encourage other students of “Lazybutsmartsinhala” to do the same thing. English-Sinhala Fruits and Vegetables Children’s Bilingual Picture Dictionary (FreeBilingualBooks.com) [Carlson Jr., Richard] on Amazon.com. For sources, see individual pages. Thanks in advance! I hope this rings a bell, and it’s not just my family/the area they live in. Similarly, if you end up hating this post, well… you know who to hunt down…. Talk again soon. Let me know, thanks buddy. But for this post, I used “lemon” itself since I put myself in the shoes of someone doing grocery shopping and asking for lemons. Dilshan, my Sri Lankan bf and I were discussing this just yesterday and he explained geddiyah as being one unit of ‘something roundish’, geddies as more of the same. English to Sinhala Dictionary (Free). I guess the same goes for the expression “my ass” :). Dear Hanna, that was such a lovely comment, thank you so much. Sometimes “gé∙di∙yȧ” is also used to refer to a cyst or a boil on your body or the swelling bump that appears on your forehead after you’ve knocked it. I remember freaking out the first time Durian was brought home. Shall tell you if I find out. Try our interactive game about Fruit in English (Name the photo of each fruit) See our List of Vegetables in English (with some additional notes) Teacher / Parent Resource. Last time I visited S.L. It gives it more fun… It’s helping me a lot with my struggle to learn Singalees. Results for spices names translation from English to Sinhala. Also known as “Mr/Ms. sinhala kids is the best app for grade one to five students. So, obviously seeni kéhél is the sweeter one. The species is native to Southeast Asia. Hi Dilshan, curious to find out if I’m able to buy or grow Num Num in Sri Lanka or in Australia? Since this blog is all about learning only what is necessary, let me save you some time and say that unless you’re going to visit Sri Lanka or you’re currently living there, you really don’t need to know the Sinhala names of the following fruits. Hole Matthi in Kannada. Tamil and Sinhala Languages are spoken in Sri Lanka, As per 2016, the Tamil language is mostly spoken by the Tamil people, who constitute approximately 25% of the national population. Tamil Name of Trees: English Name of Trees : ஆலமரம்: Banyan Tree: வாதுமை மரம்: Almond Tree: பாக்கு மரம்: Arecanut Tree: வேலமரம்: Babool Tree: மூங்கில் மரம்: Bam MyMemory is the world's largest Translation Memory. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Actually, we’re both kind of right :) Yes, “kos” is jackfruit; But when the jackfruit ripens, we call it “varaka”. This 100 Vegetables name list is especially for kids and for those who want to learn the English name of vegetables and want to … So for example, “rambu∙tan gé∙di∙yȧ” would imply “1 rambutan fruit”. Thanks for sharing that. There are other fruits growing in Sri Lanka which are not mentioned here. Sri Lankan cabinet spokesman, Rajitha Senaratne, is addressing media in Colombo. Yeah, I’m awful like that…. A book published by the department of government languages to learn Sinhala. Hi Noorul, I believe the English name is “Sapodilla”. Thanks for sharing that, what a great informative comment. BabyNamesCube brings you Sinhala baby names with meaning, numerology and their popularity graph. You said “I can’t say that everything is absolutely clear” (which I love to hear from my Tribesters). About ké∙sél vs. ké∙hél (or ké∙hél∙kan); they’re both the same. It’s a coincidence, actually, because I was just speaking about fruits today – which ones are sour, which ones are the most delicious, which ones make a great drink, which ones you should eat with salt & pepper & chilli… This is excellent, because I’m leaving for Sri Lanka in just under three weeks… So exciting, and as fruit is one of the culinary adventures I’m looking forward to the most (I don’t handle chilli well, so fruit’s probably going to be one of my saving graces) it’s really good to have a point of reference! They tell me that wood apple is the best thing since sliced bread, but I’ve never had any, nor I know any of the other fruits … I’m quite curious now! Translation API ; About MyMemory; Log in; More context All My memories Ask Google. My Sri Lankan friends could’t explain to me this difference, but I’m sure that you can! Color? Contextual translation of "blackcurrant (fruit)" into Sinhala. How to Conjugate Finite Verbs in Tamil ; 100 Important Tamil Verbs – With Conjugation; Tamil. Ok then, last section folks, buckle up. For sources, see individual pages. Some fruit is not available in single pieces. That may even help me write the next blog post on this topic. Hope I diddn’t confuse you! :). What is Berry and How Berry Fruits are Classification, Benefits of Green fruits and list of Green fruits names, 15 Fruits With More Vitamin C Than Oranges, 12 Amazing Benefits Why Lemon Water need to Drink, Top 6 Fruits help in improving memory power and brain development, Known more on Fruits Calcium-Fruits Vitamin C-Fruits Iron, Apply Lemon and Honey Homemade Mask for Skin and Hair. Then there are those like lovi, nelli, and ceylon olive that are almost always sour. Keep it up. Also fyi, “seeni” means “sugar”. ), lavalu and star fruit come to mind. Copyright © 2016 Jay Online (Private) Limited Terms Of Service & Refund Policy, Learn to speak "good enough" Sinhala with the minimum needed effort, Learn Sinhala | Lazy But Smart Sinhala Blog, difference between “I want” & “I need” in Sinhala, “Can I, Should I, and Shall I in Sinhala”, The LBSS Tribe has spoken. Let’s learn Sinhala!! Durian is your favorite? Thanks for your contribution Cass! One whole month I was there and enjoyed my stay there. It’s true that it’s mostly used right after the name of the fruit. Hi Dilshan Thanks for the recent up-dates on Hidden Sinhala phrases. so – ambul kesel, ratu kesel, seeni kesel… (this last one I have been told is the most delicious). 15.learn fruits names in english through Sinhala 16.learn seasons names in english through Sinhala 17.learn birds names in english through Sinhala 18.learn planets names in english through Sinhala sinhala kids is the easy to use and easy to learn english App in srilanka . Tamil and Sinhala Languages are spoken in Sri Lanka, As per 2016, the Tamil language is mostly spoken by the Tamil people, who constitute approximately 25% of the national population. Here is a collection of names of fruits in English, Hindi, Malay and Tamil with scientific botanical names. I may be mistaken – I have not spoken Singhalese in over 30 years!! This is why they appear in this article. The fruit Lime is called as දෙහි in Sinhala Language . Speak to you soon in the comments below. Thanks Thilina, I appreciate it. I was at engagement party 2 nights ago and the welcome drink was Lychees juice with floating rose petals. Have I missed something, I would really like to put your pronunciations along with a meaning of the word on my MP3 player, so I can listen to it at anytime. I for one am a big fan but I do know many who took one sip of it and spat it out, haha. Human translations with examples: නමක්, goraka, binara, ඇත්ත නම, gammiris, meemetiya, කේත නමක්?, last name?. I have absolutely no idea, sorry Tamara (I had to even google nam nam to see what it was). Very interesting, thank you. I,ve got a teaching poster with all different fruits. Thanks for your input! I find the material again and again so well done that I cannot stop reviewing it. If you’re trying to learn Sinhala, Download This book. Or how would you say that? And would this be the correct negative? Project for Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable use for Improved Human Nutrition and well-being in Sri Lanka Known as Veralu (වෙරළු) in Sinhala, Veralikkai in Tamil, Kaarakka or Kaara in Malayalam, Belfoi(ꠛꠦꠟꠚꠁ) in Sylheti, Zolphai (জলফাই) in Assamese, Jalpai (জলপাই) in Bengali, Chorphon in Manipur and as Ceylon olive in English. Phyllanthus emblica, also known as emblic, emblic myrobalan, myrobalan, Indian gooseberry, Malacca tree, or amla from Sanskrit amalaki is a deciduous tree of the family Phyllanthaceae.It has edible fruit, referred to by the same name. Asafoetida is one of the best substitutes for onion and garlic in a dish, and has been used by Indians for a very long time now. Thanks for the comment, Kevin. Thank you! I’m happy that my blog is helping you connect better with your pupils. Hello! Thanks Dilshan, another helpful blog – and many of the comments also add to the understanding. Let me know how it goes. The fruit Mango is called as අඹ in Sinhala Language . By … Ugli fruit: Citrus reticulata × Citrus paradisi: Yuzu: Citrus cavaleriei × C. reticulata: See also List of lemon dishes and beverages. Tropical produce such as pineapple, mangosteen, ripe jack, avocado, rambutan, star fruit, passion fruit and anoda are acclaimed for their unique flavour, aroma, and colour. To me it is unique. Great collection of fruits Dilshan. Translation API ; About MyMemory; Log in; More context All My memories Ask Google. Here is the list of the most common trees found on the soils of Tamil Nadu with their Tamil and English names. Hope it helps. Alligator pear is an alternate name…. I got the mail this morning … I asked my boyfriend about the other fruits as well and I gather they all taste “sweet, very sweet”. Japanese words for fruit include フルーツ, 果実, 果物, 実, 成果, 産物, 所産, 木ノ実 and 水菓子. While still on google images, I think lavulu looks familiar but I can’t say for sure if I’ve had it. He he they made it to the UK in a suitcase!!!. Description. You will find here a fruit list with Indian Names of fruits. Thanks Nimasha from the future! Water chestnut or caltrop is an aquatic plant belonging to the genus Trapa. My windows were tightly rolled up to keep the smell out. :). Also, read- 100 Vegetable s Name in Hindi. Actually it’s “dham” which is the same word for the color purple. The pupils are always delighted and very excited when I speak some Sinhala. Personally I love lychees and think they’re amazing. Feel free to share my website with your foreign friends interested in Sinhala. Thanks for the idea for the veggies post. Thank you for your kind comments. Share this: Facebook; Email; Google; Print; Related. We have a Chrome Extension and an Android App Probably a cousin or something. Despite your very extensive list of fruits there are some others that I remember eating in Sri Lanka over the years but aren’t included – custard apple (or is that soursop? Used as a souring agent for meats. (ma∙tȧ ō∙né = “I want”; kan∙nȧ = “to eat”). Find more Japanese words at wordhippo.com! Terminalia arjuna . And if you have tasted any, then tell me which ones made you go “Mmmm” and which ones made you go “Blegh! Really?!! This will be helpful for students and anyone who is looking to find the local names of fruits. Curry; Drinks; Rice; Sambal / Chutneys; Tempered; International. English books to download free. :-D, Doesn’t ring a bell unfortunately, I first thought you might be referring to a star fruit but the shape doesn’t match. Blessings and hugs from USA/UK LOL. hi hello mr,, dilshan,, it is so great,, thnks again,, but how about for the vegetable,, about for,, insidde the house,, that all importants,, inside the house,, can u plzz help me also,, help mee to ur blog??? If anyone else reading this wants to take a guess, please get involved :), and 2 years later , from the Future , its naminang fruit, …the green starchy fruits that grows on the bark of the tree. It is called jolphai in Assamese, jalpai in Bengali, veralu in Sinhala, veralikkai in Tamil, kaarakka or kaara in Malayalam, chorphon in Manipuri and Ceylon olive or Indian olive or wild olives in English. Alright then, here are the Sinhala equivalents of these “common” fruits: On the other hand, by “exotic” fruits I mean fruits that you may have not heard of (or even if you have, you might not be that familiar with them). My favourite fruit.) Contextual translation of "spices names" into Sinhala. API call; Human contributions. Reply. Oh wow, really? Description. I usually eat lychees at the Chinese restaurant: I’ve always thought they smell like roses but taste kinda funny, almost … chalky? Thank you for your mail, i read your last post, it is very helpful. We have a Chrome Extension and an Android App Hi Dilshan! Maybe I should do Sri Lanka’s first all-you-can-eat Durian fiesta. I even tricked this person once into drinking it saying it was chocolate milk and watched the subsequent chaos. Is that true? It is easy to learn Konkani as one can find a lot of Konkani to English and English to Konkani translations. I’m also interested in learning languages. Guess what? ☺️. I wish to see photos of these. We also eat fruits with salt, pepper and chilli. English-Sinhala Fruits and Vegetables Children’s Bilingual Picture Dictionary (FreeBilingualBooks.com) Will certainly do it but will see what responses I get to my question in my email (which you must have got by now) to decide if I do it next, ok? Sorry buddy, I’m going to need a wee bit more info. Now listen, by “common” fruits I simply mean fruits that you’ve most likely heard of before. So all of these things are something roundish… Anyway, him explaining it to me like that made it make a lot more sense in my head. English-Sinhala Fruits and Vegetables Children’s Bilingual Picture Dictionary (FreeBilingualBooks.com) Hi again Elisabeth, I just replied to your earlier comment above explaining the plural and singular. Yes, you know how there are specialized detectives who reconnect adopted children with their biological parents? Yup..I still remember asking you about fruits =D I know durian has this strong smell but in Malaysia, we will just go crazy over that fruit..heheh…in here we also have “Durian Buffet”. I would not call you ‘That Annoying Person’ though. Here is a collection of names of fruits in English, Hindi, Malay and Tamil with scientific botanical names. – eg; Velvet Tamarind, and also the new Sinhala names I learned were: ga-du gu-daa(Langsat) and Ka-tu a-no-dha(soursop) – never heard of these two. The next section goes into grammar so if you’ve read this far, you might want to first take a short break first and do some stretching or something. My question: Is there anywhere the information about mama-verbs and mata-verbs? We call it bilinga locally. Try our interactive game about Fruit in English (Name the photo of each fruit) See our List of Vegetables in English (with some additional notes) Teacher / Parent Resource. Trees Names in Tamil from English. This is lovely. Browse our unique collection of Sinhala baby names and find names for your new born baby or know your name meaning. Spoken Tamil Lessons; Kids Lessons; Vocabulary List in Tamil; Exercises. List of fruit names (Multilingual names for fruits). What do you call carom seeds in sinhala? Yes,I think your boyfriend got it right when he said “something roundish”. Onion and Lemon hair pack that cure Alopecia areata and scalp... Homemade Fruit Pack For Reducing Hair Fall, Homemade Fruit Hair pack to reduce damaged and dull hair. Sri Lankan cabinet spokesman, Rajitha Senaratne, is addressing media in Colombo. Let me know if this is what you meant and I’ll think further about a full blog post. I had no idea that you grew pomegranate in Italy and mind you, I’ve been to a couple of Italian cities too. sinhala kids is the best app for grade one to five students. Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables Due to the country’s diverse climatic regions, Sri Lanka produces a wide variety of fruits, nuts, and vegetables. There’s no ambiguity that way. So if you end up liking this post and finding it useful, don’t thank me, thank them. Vegetables Names in Tamil and English with pictures. A couple years ago I went to Vietnam and really enjoyed mangosteen, dried jack fruit, rambutan, lychee, and custard apple. Delicious. About the classes, thank you for asking, that’s very flattering. Never even saw it on a menu. – eg; Velvet Tamarind, and also the new Sinhala names I learned were: ga-du gu-daa(Langsat) and Ka-tu a-no-dha(soursop) – never heard of these two. juice which have to be an acquired taste! and park my self under a Mango tree with a knife, and go to town on them. For now, I can’t think of a better definition; I like it. Has anyone corrected that passion fruit is vel dhodhang. I thought we only have Durian and Papaya?. I just learnt “jamun” refers to ‘maa dan’ . and world wide more than 130 million peoples spoken Tamil. Show More . Glad to hear there were new words even for you. Lansium parasiticum, commonly known as langsat (/ ˈ l ɑː ŋ s ɑː t /), lanzones (/ l ɑː ˈ n z ɔː n ɛ s /), or longkong in English; duku in Indonesian or dokong in Malay, is a species of tree in the Mahogany family with commercially cultivated edible fruits. Yes, “I don’t want to eat sour grapes” would indeed be ‘ma∙tȧ æmbul mi∙dhi kan∙nȧ ō∙né nǣ’, Totally awesome as usual Dilshan, you do such a great job with your lessons. I’ll have a think about it and if I stumble upon a better way to explain it (I know I’ve messed it up above), I’ll reply to this comment. Also, although I knew we Sri Lankans couldn’t be the only ones who ate fruits with salt, pepper, and chilli, I’m glad to have this confirmed by you. What the f*** did I just eat?!”. Awesome. I’d love to see their surprised smiling faces! I don’t yet know the Sinhala names for those fruits. It has auto-suggestion feature which will save you a lot of time getting any meaning. Some additional fruit-related words (14 of them) and some phrases (I’m too lazy now to count how many) that you can start using right away. In Malay Language we also use the word Jambu for Rose Apple. Sugar Apple, Sweetsop, Anon in Sri Lanka The sugar apple is an exquisite fruit that is very closely related to the cherimoya. In your lessons there are known words, there are words similar to those of Tamil as well as totally unknown words and phrases. The word API call; Human contributions. Also, read- 100 Vegetable s Name in Hindi. Very fascinating, I didn’t know it was so similar. That’s helpful. You can get meaning of any English word very easily. Nonsense words: Iti gediya, olu gediya, these words mean : “nonsense”. Enough “shooting the sh*t” as the kids say; let’s get straight into the lists. The manufacturing and exporting of more than 9000 tonnes of produce annually solidify Sri Lanka as a major exporter of fruits, nuts, and vegetables. Learn English through Sinhala , Learn Basic English With Picture And Music. And the WINNER is…, http://www.lazybutsmartsinhala.com/vegetables-in-sinhala/, Your Lazy But Smart Guide To The Sinhalese & Tamil New Year, “Ammata Siri! Dilshan Jayasinha January 18, 2017 at 14:51 # Hi Ayesha, always happy to get a compliment from an “apey ekkenek”. Curry; Drinks; Rice; Sambal / Chutneys; Tempered; International. artichoke; aubergine (eggplant); asparagus I am looking for the English name of A very sour fruit. From professional translators, enterprises, web pages and freely available translation repositories. Hesitant to join, Angelika? I absolutely love your blog^^. I’m sure you know this already (but I’ll write it for the benefit of anyone else reading this): iti = “wax” olu = comes from the word ‘oluwa’ which means “head”. I really enjoyed it and learned some new words, particularly, surprisingly some English names for Sinhala fruit names that I new already!! We have returned from our trip and loved Sri Lanka and the people and the gorgeous landscapes and the food – except for wood apple juice and beilje (spelling??) What about different fish names in Sinhala. please keep on updating many verbs and phrases with all tenses. Trapa natans provides the trapa or Jesuit … And for the record, I have tasted chalk (I mean not as a meal but when I was a kid). Binomial name; Terminalia arjuna (Roxb.) e.g. Let me know in the comments below (remember to tick the little “notify” box so you’ll get a mail when I respond to you). Haha, guilty as charged :) it did sound a bit strange so thanks again! Fruit list - With English / Indian Names. I’m living in Sri Lanka since last year, just want to be able to speak with my neighbours and Singalees family. Content is available under CC BY-SA 3.0 unless otherwise noted. Thanks for the fruit names in Sinhala. Please can you help me to find it’s benefits. It’s not that I was thinking that it was only my family, it’s just that I haven’t heard them refer to fruits by any other way, that’s the most convenient one for them I suppose, so I was kinda confused as to why it didn’t appear in the blog post~ Thanks so much for it again! Now, here’s what I’ve decided to give you: …and you know me, I can’t leave well enough alone, right? English to Sinhala Dictionary (Free). Also, how come I don’t see your email address on my subscriber base? Our Lessons. Here I am going to publish 100 vegetable names in English. English Name: Water chestnut or caltrop. This book Help To Learn Sinhala through Tamil Easily. would you know the english name for dhang ?? I just googled pomelo and it does look like jambola quite a bit. Learn more. I am very sure your readers will love it as much as I did. may i know the english name of ` sepadhilla / sethapilla ‘. Sorry I don’t, Suzette. :), Yours is the only site that identified for me a fruit I saw in the market at Nuwara Eliya: a nelli. I might even borrow it the next time someone asks me the same question (but your boyfriend is not getting any royalties from me though.. let’s not get crazy :). Doesn’t it look a lot like mangosteen? Janette. But for now, just know that I feel bad to say I can’t help you. That’s funny you mention the salt, pepper, and chilli. You’re welcome, Marion. That’s great to hear Jayamathan. Add a translation. Also the English and Botanical name please. This helps not only for the people like to learn Sinhala but also for the people who are looking English word for some of our Sinhala words. Respect to you for making the learning process so easy. By the way , have you tasted Lavulu and Donga? Normally we know a few vegetable names in English. I too am not a big fan of boring grammar lessons so I suppose I try to do it in a way that is also interesting for me. C’est impressionnant! It means oranges on a creeper. 15.learn fruits names in english through Sinhala 16.learn seasons names in english through Sinhala 17.learn birds names in english through Sinhala 18.learn planets names in english through Sinhala sinhala kids is the easy to use and easy to learn english App in srilanka . You can get meaning of any English word very easily. Mata peni rasa amba hari kameti! Write the correct word into the gap. I’m sure most people are interested, I definitely would be up for it!^^. Some vegetables which are botanically fruits (such as tomatoes) are considered to be vegetables in the culinary (eating) sense. Awesome post, as usual! What is the difference between saying kesel and kehelkan? Sinhala. Tamarind Botanical name – Tamarindus indica Sinhala name – Siyambala An Acid tasting fruit. There’s a lot to get through so I won’t be talking about less important stuff like my annoying Inner-Voice (although I assure you, that mofo kept circling my desk right until I was done writing this). Hi Wendy, you’re very welcome. was in December 2013. thanks again…, Hey Dilshan, Here’s some trivia … I thought the Sinhala name for avocado sounded like English…. They’re like so umm… delish and yummy…”. Show More . Also, the letters QA and ZA are used only for Arabic or Persian terms, and are consequently rare. About Indian Water Chestnut. I’m super impressed, thank you so much. Where it starts to get confusing is when it is found in other contexts. This page was last edited on 11 December 2020, at 02:20 (UTC). Based on what we saw before, you now know that: Similarly, using the new taste-related adjectives we just saw, we can now guess that: So… Had you heard of all these fruits before? Best wishes, Bob. thank you very much mr dilshan realy its very good to know about fruits i like it very much. All your efforts are very much appreciated. I suspected it to be Pomelo. Does it have a hard shell or soft? *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Very good effort and interesting list of fruits. Before you sign up for anything, Click here to find out if this blog is right for you. nice….simple….very useful blog….DJ…..you really care for your fans….and think about them….. I’m very happy that Sinhala grammar is not so much difficult compared to Russian (my mother-language) and even compared to English grammar (those tenses, irregular verbs, hope you know))).. And rather than giving people directions to find the place I’ll simply ask them to follow the smell. Hopefully, you’ll find my blog sufficient for now. Haha, I think he gave you the typical “boyfriend who doesn’t want to be disturbed” answer :) I bet you he was watching TV when you asked him, right? English-Sinhala Fruits and Vegetables Children’s Bilingual Picture Dictionary (FreeBilingualBooks.com) [Carlson Jr., Richard] on Amazon.com. (Jaffna) People who read the comments would recognize me. You can view the names in Hindi fonts, Tamil fonts and English transliteration. Fruits in English! Well, I reconnect my readers with weird looking fruits they saw in N.E. You’ll notice that most of them use the English name for the sport. You’re right that it’s got something very unique about it. Can I please know what is blueberry known as in Sinhalese? please tell me 5 fruits starting with the first letter of the sinhala alphabet (ayanna). I’ll go to the fruit market at Peradeniya and practice. varaka is a sweet variety of jack fruit here, and we call it varikka chakka, the latter meaning jack fruit. Tamil Conversations. Really appreciate your effort. Not that I’ve ever tasted chalk, mind you. and it is! Sure! Terminalia arjuna lower trunk. hei.thank u for this post. In fact I got a wide variety of comments and emails to this post which made me realize what different people considered “common” or “exotic” (which, like you said, depended on where they were from). Thanks! Bread fruit: bakri chajhar: nirphanas, vilayati phanas: jee kujje, deegujje, gujjekai, ber Halasu: Chickoo - chiku - sapota - sapodilla: sapota, chiku: Chikku: Sapota, chikku: Cucumber: Kheera - Kakadi: Kaakdi: Savatekai: Custard apple: Sitaphal - Sharifa: Sitaphal: Sitaphala: Dates: Khajoor: Khajoor: Kharjoora: Dragon fruit: Figs: Anjeer: Anjeer: Anjuri Hannu: Grapes: Angoor: Draksha: Drakshi Thank you so much, I really enjoy this blog and your cocky way Dilshan. The Thymes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. Generally known as a digestion booster, asafoetida is however cut with wheat flour pretty often, which makes it a no-no for gluten intolerant people. Let me know how the lunu dhehi turns out. very useful. And of course, if you know some friends who might like this post, please go ahead and share it with them too. Totally agree with you. Thank you so much for your blog, I really enjoyed your posts and the last one about fruits too. And Donga. I suppose ‘common’ or ‘exotic’ depends on where you are coming from, but you are right, there are a couple of exotic ones I don’t know (too lazy to count how many, or to wikipedia them as well). This list of fruits is in 3 Indian languages, namely Hindi, Kannada and Marathi along with English. I really enjoyed it and learned some new words, particularly, surprisingly some English names for Sinhala fruit names that I new already!! Hi, I'm Dilshan and welcome to my blog! Thanks so much for this post. List of fruit and vegetables from a to z below is a list of fruit and vegetable from a to z to use as a reference. Names of different sports in Sinhala? Most of the exotic fruits that you mentioned above, can be found in Malaysia too especially durian (My favourite! ) Vegetables names in english with pictures. Wight & Arn. 15.learn fruits names in english through Sinhala 16.learn seasons names in english through Sinhala 17.learn birds names in english through Sinhala 18.learn planets names in english through Sinhala sinhala kids is the easy to use and easy to learn english App in srilanka . So sorry for mistyping your name Dilshan! the purple coloured small round fruit?? I’m curious. Hi Shirley, thanks for the kind words. Take ambarella, guava, wood-apple and a few others that are very sweet when ripe but more sour when raw. Thank you so much for clearing this up!^^ It was a pretty good explanation as it is heh. I even made some Lunu Dehi one of my husbands favorites, just waiting for it to mature, Keep up the fabulous work, you are an ace my friend. Add it to stews, soups, and desserts for depth of flavor. “Sweet, very sweet”. External links "The Citrus Family Tree", National Geographic; Last edited on 11 December 2020, at 02:20. Assuming yes, let me give you a quick snippet: “cricket” = cricket “football” = paa pan∙dhu “basketball” = pæ∙si pan∙dhu “baseball” = baseball “volley ball” = ath pan∙dhu “hockey” = hockey “boxing” = boxing “rugby” = rugger “althletics” = ma∙lȧ∙lȧ kree∙daa. jack fruits too. Anyway, as they say, “When life gives you lo∙ku dhé∙hi….”, hehe,.. thanks for this “overarchiever-stuff”, Dilshan – saved me to be very bored on a rainy, windy and cold European november-sunday… ;-). It’s just that ké∙hél (or ké∙hél∙kan) is more frequently used when speaking while the other, although it can be used when speaking, is generally reserved for written Sinhala. And this is soooo helpfull. What is name of lobulated fruit in found in Sri Lanka, with a citrusy taste that is similar to Magasteen fruit ? :)… Don’t get me wrong, I too am guilty of giving answers like that to my girlfriend when I’m not in the chatty mood but I’d say the answer is not complete. Fantastic post on Fruits. Sinhala language is influenced by many other languages, prominently Pali, the sacred language of Southern Buddhism and Sanskrit. Speak to you soon and thanks again for an informative comment. Congratulations, nice piece of your efforts. Isn’t Jack fruit called Kos in Singhala? :). Request your good self to enlighten us with many more in future. For instance – ugu ressa, kabaranka, sabadilla, damson, billin, jam pera. I currently don’t have any downloads of the pronunciations (now, is that a coincidence or is it part of my elaborate “get-filthy-rich-from-my-sinhala-blog” plan, well, time will tell…) but I will keep you posted :). thanks you so much dilshan. For example:’ Mata aembul midhi kanna one nae’. Typically, this is the kid you hated at school (and if you’re having trouble remembering such a kid, then that kid was probably you). Names of common fruits in English, Hindi, malay and Tamil languages. I know it’s not a fruit but just as a small random aside but what would be the sinhalese word for ‘potato’? By the way, I got the idea for this “Fruits in Sinhala” post thanks to 2 readers of this blog, Letran and Shaggy. However, why these words are used for saying “that’s nonsense”, I have no clue! You can view the names in Hindi fonts, Tamil fonts and English transliteration. The pod-like fruit of the tamarind tree can be found littering the ground across Sri Lanka. You’re encouraging, as always. Hi Dilshan, Thank you so much for the blogs. 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