indian fruits names in english, hindi, tamil, marathi language

Glossary of Indian fruits – here’s a handy glossary table with the English names and their Hindi, Tamil and Marathi equivalents.

Indian Fruits Names

In english – in hindi and also in some regional languages

English Hindi Tamil Marathi Konkani Other languages
Apple Seb Applepazham Safarchand
Avocado, butter fruit Makhanphal Venna pandu (in telugu)
Banana Kela Vazhaipazham Kela
Lychee Litchee
Coconut Nariyal  naral Naal Khopru (in Gujarati)
Custard apple Sitaphal Seethapazham
Dry plums Aloo bukhara
Figs Anjeer Athipazham
Jack fruit Kathal, katahal Palapazham, chakka in malayalam Phanas Phanas
Black plum, java plum  jamun  jambul
Indian goose berry Amla Nellikai, nelli in malayalam Avala, awla Avla Raj nellikai (kannada)
Grapes Angur, angoor Dratchai
Guava Amrud Koiya  peru
Kiwi fruit
Mango (ripe) Aam Mampazham,
Amba Ambe
Mango (unripe) Kairi Ambli
Mulberry Shahatut
Musk melon Kharabuja Mulampazham Chibud
Orange Santara, narangi Naaram  narangi
Papaya Papita Papali pazham  papai
Pear Nashpati Berikkai
Pineapple Annanas Annachi Annanas
Pomegranate Anar Madhulam pazham  dalimb
Sapota Chikku Sapota pazham  chikku
Mulberry Shahtoot
Sweet lemon Mausami  mosambi
Star fruit Kamarakh (in Gujarati)
Watermelon Tarabooj Kalingad

If you know the name of any fruit in any regional Indian language and want to update it in this post, then do leave it in the comment section and we will update the post.

If we have missed any fruit, then also you can let us know. Thanks in advance.

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  2. Pulses Names
  3. Cereals Names
  4. Vegetable Names

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  1. I like to know English, Hindi and Other Leng’ Name of Fruit ” “SAFARCHAND”.

  2. Grapes are called draksha in Marathi. Can you add that please? Also I would like to add that I am a huge fan of your recipies n this website in general.

    1. thank you aishwarya. i need to rework on this posts, but not getting time. when i rework, i will add the names which all readers have suggested. thanks again.

  3. Shatoot.this black color fruit quite common in punjab. May b called some berry. Could u find it exact name in english

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