Food is very essential for our human body. Every country, every location, and every nation has different food items. There are many popular food items also in Bangladesh and West Bengal. If you want to visit these areas, you should know the Bengali name of these foods. In this post, I try to clear these food names in English with sentences. I also embed a video below of the post from my YouTube channel. That you can understand it clearly.
1.Food = Khabar ( খাবার )
Ex. I eat food – Ami Khabar Khai
[ I – Ami, Eat – Khai]
2.Rice = Vaat / Chal ( ভাত / চাল )
Ex. I eat rice – Ami Vaat Khai
3.Sweet = Misti ( মিষ্টি )
Ex. I eat sweet – Ami Misti Khai
4.Yogurt = Doi / Lacchi ( লাচ্ছি )
Ex. I eat yogurt – Ami Misti Khai
5. Curry = Torkari ( তরকারি )
Ex. We eat curry – Amra torkari Khai
[ We – Amra ]
6. Fish = Maach ( মাছ )
Ex. We eat fish – Amra maach Khai
7. Bread = Ruti ( রুটি )
Ex. We eat bread – Amra ruti khai
8. Fried = Vaja ( ভাজা )
Ex. We eat fried chicken- Amra Vaja murgi khai [Fried – Vaja ]
9. Pulses = Daal ( ডাল )
Ex. I like pulses – Ami daal pochondo kori [Like – Pochondo kora]
10. Tea = Cha ( চা )
Ex. I like tea – Ami Chaa pochondo kori.
11. Sugar = Chini /Misti ( চিনি / মিষ্টি )
Ex. I like sugar – Ami Chini pochondo kori.
12. Egg = Dim ( ডিম )
Ex. I like the egg – Ami dim pochondo kori.
13. Breakfast = Sokaler Nasta ( সকালের নাস্তা )
Ex. We like breakfast – Amra sokaler Nasta pochondo kori.
14. Chicken Meat = Murgir Gosto ( মুরগির গোস্ত )
Ex. We like chicken meat – Amra murgir gosto pochondo kori.
15. Beef Meat = Gorur Gosto ( গরুর গোস্ত )
Ex. We like beef meat – Amra gorur gosto pochondo kori.
16. Water = Pani ( পানি )
Ex. I want water – Ami pani chai [want – chai]
17. Milk = Dudh ( দুধ )
Ex. I want milk – Ami Dudh chai
18. Salad = Salad ( সালাদ )
Ex. I want a salad – Ami salad chai
19. Noodles = Noodles ( নুডলস )
Ex. I want noodles – Ami noodles chai
20. Cake = Cake ( কেক )
Ex. I want cake – Ami noodles chai
Some Local Bengali Food Names:
Biryani – a mixed rice dish
Samosa – baked dish with a savory filling, such as spiced potatoes, onions, peas, or lentils
Paratha – a flatbread
Khichuri – a mixed rice dish
Haleem – made of wheat, barley, meat
Fuchka – Bangladeshi Street Food
Lassi – Yogurt Drink
Borhani – Spicy Yogurt Drink
Falooda – Cold Dessert
Rasmalai – Cheese Ball Dessert
Thank you for reading the full post. After reading this post, I hope you can learn some new Bengali words. If you know some extra food names or want to know the Bengali translation of any words, please write a comment below.