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Glossary - Herbs and Greens



English Tamil Malayalam Hindi
Agathi leaves Agathi Keerai Agathi Agasthi
Amarnath Thandu Keerai Cheera Chaulai Sag
Amarnath spined Mula Keerai Kantewali Chaulai
Basil Tulasi Sivatulasi Tulsi
Coriander leaves (Cilantro) Malli illai Kottamalli Hara Dhania
Curry leaves Karuveppilai Kareapela Kadi patta
Dill Suva / Soye
Drumstick leaves Murunga elai Muringa ila Muranka bhaji
Fenugreek leaves Vendaya Keerai Uluva ila Methi patta
Green Onion Hara Pyaz
Lettuce leaves Salad patta/ Kasmisaag
Mint Pudina Puthina Pudina
Mustard Greens Sarson ka saag
Sorrel leaves Pulicha Keerai Gongura ila Pitwa
Spinach Pasalai Keerai Palak

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Comments (9)

Balaji G   (September 4, 2014)
If any one knows துன்னுத்து பச்சிலை scientific name? This can be used as medicine to cure pimples.
kumar   (August 19, 2014)
Dear sir/madam,
I want to know the tamil meaning of these herbal names.
Eclipta alba (bhringraj)
emblica officinalis ( amalaki)
indigofera tinctoria (nilpushpa)
Centella asiatica (mandukparni)
Cyperus rotundus (nagarmoth)
Jasminum officinale (jati)
Abrus precatorius ( gunja)
Datura metel (dhattura)
Glycyrrhiza glabra (yashtimadhu)
Crataeva nurvala (varun)
Pongamia pinnata (karanj)
Solanum indicum ( brihati)
Citrullus colocynthis ( indravaruni)
anand parthasarathy   (August 18, 2014)
Iam looking for ousalaie yelai this herb is very good for dry hair and hair loss for skin types. Kindly can u transulate this herb to english or kannada.
jeseen   (March 3, 2014)
what is the meaning of kudakapalayari,perumkurumba,vayalchurulli,ksheerkarkoli,nilamparanda,vizhalari,manjatti
muthukumar.i   (November 19, 2013)
siru kurichan
saji   (July 25, 2013)
what is aashali, pls explain, i didnt understand
muthukumar.i   (November 19, 2013)
whats meening for tutuvelai
deepa prasad   (June 10, 2013)
We call sombu keerai for dill and kadugu keerai for mustard greens in tamil .
Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (June 12, 2013)
Thank You.

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