List of Grains and flours - Grain Glossary

Grains and flours made from grains 
Indian names for grains and flours

You will find here a list of grains, in English and three Indian languages Hindi, Marathi and Kannada. You will also find the list of flours made from different grains.

Hope you will find this grain glossary useful.

The whole grain names as well as the names by which the grain flours and commonly known names of split or broken grains are given here.

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List of Grains with English and Indian names

English Hindi Marathi Kannada
Beaten rice - Rice Flakes Poha Pohe Avalakki
Bengal Gram Chana Harabhara - Chana Kadale
Black Gram Whole Urad Dal - Kaali Dal Sabut Udid akkhe Uddu
Black Eyed Beans Chawli - Lobhia Chavali Alasande Kalu
Broken Wheat Dalia Dalia Godi Rave
Chickpeas (brown) Chana Harabhara - Chana Kadale
Chickpeas (green) Cholia - Hara Chana Harabhara - Hirave Chane kadale
Chickpeas (white) Kabuli Chana Kabuli Chane Kabul Kadale
Corn Makai - Makki Maka Muskina Jola
Green Gram Moong Moog - Akkhe Hesar Kalu
Finger Millet Sattu Nachani Ragi
Horse Bean Urad Udid Uddu
Horse Gram - Horse Grain Kulthi Kulith hurali kalu)
Millet - Sorghum Jowar Jwari Jola
Pearl Millet Bajra Bajri Sajje - sajji
Puffed Rice Kurmura Churmure Puri - Kadale Puri
Quinoa - available in south american countries - - -
Red Kidney Beans Rajma Rajma Rajma
Red Lentil Masoor Masoor Masoor
Rice Chaval Tandul Akki
Rice (Parboiled) Ukda Tandul Kudupul Akki
Semolina - Cream of Wheat Rava - Suji - Sooji Rava Rave
Split Chickpeas - Split Bengal Gram Chana Dal Chanyachi Dal, Harbhara dal Kadale Bele
Split Black Gram Urad Dal - Kaali Dal Udid Dal Uddina Bele
Split Green Gram Moong Dal Moog dal - Mugachi dal Hesaru Bele
Split Red Gram Tuvar Dal - Arhar Dal Toor dal - Turichi dal Tugri Bele
Split Red Lentil Masoor Dal Masoor Dal Masoor Bele
Wheat Gehun Gahu Godi


Below you will find the list of flours made from different kinds of grains. These grains are used to make breads, snacks, sweets etc.


List of Flours from different Grains

English Hindi Marathi Kannada
Chickpea flour - Gram Flour Besan - Chane Ka Atta Besan -daliche peeth kadale hittu
Finger Millet flour Sattu ka atta Nachniche peeth Ragi Hittu
Maize Flour Makai Ka Atta Makyache peeth Musukin Jolada Hittu
Mung bean Flour Moong Ka Atta Mugache peeth Hesar Hittu
Pearl Millet flour Bajre ka atta Bajriche peeth Sajji-sajje Hittu
Refined Flour - Plain flour Maida Maida Maida Hittu
Rice flour Chaval ka atta Tandalache Peeth Akki Hittu
Whole Wheat Flour Gehun Ka Atta Gavhache Peeth Godi Hittu

Related Pages to visit:

List of edible seeds with English and Indian names

List of fruits - Fruit list with English and Indian names

Fruit Alphabetical List - Fruit list with English names.

Alphabetical list of vegetables - Vegetables list.

List of all vegetables - Vegetables list with Indian names.




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