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Asian food products and additives: Foodstuffs and other products

### Product (Gujarati) ### Product (Hindi) ### Product (Punjabi) ### Product (Urdu) ### Description ### Liability
           
Abil Abil Abil Abil Cosmetics (powder) SR
Adaras Adaras Adaras Adaras Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Adu Adrak Adrak Adrak Ginger ZR
Agarbattie Agarbati Agarbati Agarbati Air freshener incense SR
Ajamo Ajwain Jwain Alwayan Spice ZR
Akal garo Akal garo Akal garo Akal garo Spice ZR
Akhrod Akhrot Akhrot Akhrot Walnut/chestnut ZR
Alasia Alsee Alsee Alsee Linseed ZR
Alco badam Jardalu Aaloo Bukhara Aaloo Bukhara Fresh or dried plums ZR
Amball Imly Imly Imly Spice (tamarind seed) ZR
Amchoor Amchoor Amchoor Amchoor Dried mango ZR
Amla murabbo Amla murabbo Murabba amla Murabba amla Jam ZR
Amrit patra Amrit patra Tej pat Tej pat Herb (bay leaf) ZR
Anjir Anjir Anjir Anjir Fig ZR
Aritha Aritha Aritha Aritha Shampoo SR
Athanu Achar Achar Aachar Pickles ZR
Badam Badam Badam Badam Almond ZR
Badian beej Badian beej Badian beej Tukham badian Seed used in milk drinks ZR
Bajrino loat Bajrika ata Aata bajra Aata bajra Millet flour ZR
Bajro Bajra Bajra Bajra Millet ZR
Balgoti Balghti Balgoti Balgoti Medicine made with rose petals SR
Balu Shahi Balu Shahi Balu Shahi Balu Shahi Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Banaqsha Banaqsha Banaqsha Banaqsha Medicine used for colds SR
Barfi Barfi Barfi Barfi Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Basmati Basmati Basmati Basmati Variety of rice ZR
Bateta Aloo Aaloo Aaloo Potato ZR
Batiya Batiya Batiya Batiya Vegetable ZR
Batrisu Batrisu Batrisu Batrisu Herbs ZR
Bhaji Sag Palak Palak Spinach ZR
Bhajia mix Pakora mix Pakora mix Pakora mix Pre-packed mix to make fritters ZR
Bhat Chawal Chol Chawal Rice ZR
Bheda Bheda Bheda Bheda Spice ZR
Bhinda Bhindi Bhindi Bhindi Vegetable (okra) ZR
Bombay duck Bombay duck Bombay duck Bombay duck Fish ZR
Bombay mix Bombay mix Bombay mix Bombay mix Pre-packed mix of lentils, nuts and noodles ZR
Bor Bor Bor Bor Fruit ZR
Bundi Bundlya Bundi Bundi Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Cassava Cassava Cassava Cassava Frozen yam ZR
Chal Chhika Chhika Chhika Husk ZR
Chamelinu teo Chamelik-atel Tel chambell Tel chambell Jasmin hair oil SR
Chana Chana Chole Chana Grams (lentils) or chick peas ZR
Chana dal Chana dal Chana dal Chana dal Pre-packed fried, spiced chick peas/lentils ZR
Chanono loat Besan Besan Besan Gram flour ZR
Chanothi Chanothi Chanothi Chanothi Herb ZR
Charmgaj Kharboza beej Kharboza beej Kharboza beej Dried melon seeds ZR
Charoli Charoli Charoli Charoli Dried fruit ZR
Chasko Chasko Chasko Chasko Curry seeds ZR
Chatni Chatni Chatni Chatni Sauce ZR
Chawli Chawli Chawli Chawli Dried root ZR
Chevdo Chewra Chewra Chewra Pre-packed mixture of fried, spiced lentils, rice and sultanas ZR
Chilgoza Chilgoza Chilgoza Chilgoza Nuts ZR
Choli Chowri Raj Ma’n Chowri Red beans ZR
Chum Chum Chum Chum Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Chuna Chuna Chuna Chuna Edible lime ZR
Churan Churan Churan Churan Medicine for stomach aches SR
Churmu Churmu Churmu Churmu Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Dadumnad ana Anardana Anardana Anardana Dried pomegranate seeds ZR
Dahi Dahi Dahi Dahi Yoghurt ZR
Dalia dall Dalia dall Dalia dall Dalia dall Roasted whole wheat ZR
Dall Dall Dall Dall Lentils ZR
Dal moth Dal moth Dal moth Dal moth Pre-packed fried, spiced lentils ZR
Dana Juwat Bajra Bajara Grain (millet) ZR
Daria Bhuni dal Bhuni dal Bhuni dal Roasted split gram ZR
Datan Datan Datan Datan Toothpaste SR
Dhana Dhanya Dhanya Dhanya Spice (coriander) ZR
Dhanani Dhana dal Dhandal Dhandal Spice ZR
Dhokleno loat Dhokleka ata Aata dhokla Aata dhokla Flour ZR
Dosanu Kheeru Dosa mix Dosa mix Dosa mix Batter mix ZR
Drakshasav Draksh-asav Draksh-asav Draksh-asav Medicine SR
Dudhi Gheeya Gheeya Gheeya Vegetable (courgette) ZR
Dungall Pyaz Ganda Pya’z Onion ZR
Dungalina beej Pyajke beej Kalunji Kalunji Onion seeds used in pickle making ZR
Elchi Haychi Ilaychi Haychi Spice (cardamoms) ZR
Falna ras Phalon ke ras Phalon ke ras Phalon ke ras Fruit juice SR
Far far Far far Far far Far far Small popadum ZR
Fatakdi Phitari Phatkari Phatkari Medicine SR
Fishaws Fishaws Fishaws Fishaws Dried fish ZR
Fudino Podina Pootna Podina Mint ZR
Gandhak Gandak Gandak Gandak Medicine SR
Ganthia Ganthia Ganthia Ganthia Savoury/spiced product ZR
Ganthia mithai Ganthia mithai Ganthia mithai Ganthia mithai Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Ganthoda Ganthoda Ganthoda Ganthoda Herbs ZR
Garam masala Garam masala Garam masala Garam masala Spice mix ZR
Gajak Gajak Gajak Gajak Confectionery SR
Ghau Gehun Kanak Gehun Wheat ZR
Ghee Ghee Ghio Ghee Clarified butter ZR
Gkhnu Malethi Malethi Malethi Medicine (liquorice root) SR
Gokhru Gokhru Gokhru Gokhru Dried roots ZR
Gol Gud Gud Gud Molasses (jaggary) ZR
Gulab Jal Gulab Jal Gluab Pani Gulab Pani Flavouring (rose water) ZR
Gulab Jamun Gulab Jamun Gulab Jamun Gulab Jamun Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Gulal Gulal Gulal Gulal Cosmetics (blusher) SR
Gunda Lasaura Lasaura Lissura Fruit ZR
Gunder Gondh Goondh Gondh Gum SR
Gur Gur Gur Gur Raw sugar ZR
Guwar Guwar Guwar Guwa Maize ZR
Haldar Haldi Haldi Haldi Spice (turmeric) ZR
Halvo Halva Halvas Halvas Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Harde Harde malethi Jar malethi Jar malethi Medicine (liquorice root) SR
Havanni /samagri Havanni Havan samagri Havan samagri Various items used in religious ceremonies SR
Himej Himej Sokhi malethi Sokhi malethi Flavouring (liquorice root) ZR
Hing Hing Hing Heeng Spice (asafoetida) ZR
Idli mix Idli mix Idli mix Idli mix Prepared food ZR
Ikan bilies Ikan bilies Ikan bilies Ikan bilies Dried fish ZR
Inder jar Inder jar Inder jar Inder jar Barley ZR
Isabgal Isabgal Isbghol Isab gul Medicine SR
Jada ganthia Mota genthia Mota genthia Mota genthia Pre-packed fried, spiced gram flour, snack of fried, spiced lentils ZR
Jadi sev Moti sev Dal moth Dal moth Pre-packed mixture ZR
Jamruth ras Amrukha ras Amrudka ras Amrukha ras Guava juice SR
Jamruth Amrood Amrood Amrood Fruit (guava) ZR
Jayfal Jayfal Jaffal Jaffal Spice (nutmeg) ZR
Jeera Jeera Jeera Jeera Spice (cumin seed) ZR
Jethi Jethi Jethi Jethi Dried roots ZR
Jilebi Jilebi Jalebi Jilebi Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Jilebi mix Jilebi mix Jalebi mix Jilebi mix Flour mix for making Jilebi ZR
Jintanni golia Jintanki-golia Jin tan-golia Jin tan-golian Breath freshener SR
Juwar Juwar Juwar Juwar Grain (millet) ZR
Juwarno loat Juwarka ata Aata jwar Aata jwar Millet flour ZR
Kabuli chana Kabuli chana Kabli chole Kabli chana Chick peas ZR
Kachoor Kachoor Kachoor Kachoor Dried root ZR
Kajal Kajal surma Kajal/surma Surma Cosmetic (eyeliner) SR
Kaju Kaju Kaju Kaju Cashew nuts ZR
Kali jiri Kali jiri Jeera Kali jiri Spice (black cumin seeds) ZR
Kamar-kakdi Kamar-kakdi Kamar-kakdi Kamar-kakdi Dried roots ZR
Kamarkas Kamar-kas Kamar-kas Kamarkas Mixed seeds ZR
Kamu Kum Kum Kum Kum Kum Kum Cosmetics SR
Kanku Kanku Kanku Kanku Cosmetics SR
Kantola Kantola Kantola Kankola Vegetables ZR
Kapoor Kapoor Kafoor Kafoor Essential oil (camphor) SR
Karela Karela Karela Karela Vegetables ZR
Kashmiri Kashmiri Kashmiri Kashmiri Tobacco SR
Katho Katha Katha Katha Vegetable extract ZR
Katlu Katlu Katlu Katlu Mixed spice ZR
Katro Katro Katro Katro Vegetable extract ZR
Kelani katari Kele ki crisps Kela crisps Kela crisps Banana crisps SR
Keri Aam Aam Aam Mango ZR
Kerinc ras Amka ras Amb ras Aam Ka ras Mango juice SR
Kesar Kesar Kasar Zefram Saffron ZR
Kesari jivan Kesari jivan Kesari jivan Kesari jivan Medicine SR
Khand Chini Khan’d Chini Sugar ZR
Khajur Khajur Khajur Khajur Date ZR
Kharek Kharek Kharek Kharek Dried dates ZR
Khas Khas Khas Khas Khas Khas Khas Khas Poppy seeds ZR
Kimam Kimam Kimam Kimam Tobacco SR
Kivda nu pani Kewda jal Kewda Kewda Food essence (similar to rose water) ZR
Kodari Kodari Kodari Kodari Rice ZR
Kodron-sowa beej Kodron-sowa beej Kodron-sowa beej Kodron-sowa beej Seed ZR
Kokumna-phool Kokumna-phool Kokumna-phool Kokumna-phool Herb ZR
Konthoda Konth-oda Konth-oda Konthoda Vegetables ZR
Kumari asava Kumari asava Kumari asava Kumari asava Medicine SR
Kurmura Kurmura Kurmura Kurmura Rice flakes ZR
Ladu Laddo Laddo Laddo Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Lapsi Lapsi Lapsi Lapsi Cracked wheat ZR
Lasan Lahsan Lasan Lehsan Garlic ZR
Laueeng Laung Laung Laung Spice (cloves) ZR
Lichi Lichi Lichi Lichi Fruit (litchie) ZR
Lilva Lilva Lilva Lilva Haricot beans ZR
Loat Ata Ata Ata Flour ZR
Malufal Maju phal Maju phal Maju phal Gall-nuts (oak apple) SR
Maisur pak Maysore pak Mysore pak Mysore pak Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Makhana Makhana Makhana Makhana Confectionery SR
Makkai Makai Makkaiee Makai Corn ZR
Malai Malai Malai Malai Thick skin from full cream milk ZR
Maliyer Khopra Nariyal Nariyal Coconut ZR
Manda Manda Manda Manda Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Marchu Mirchi Mirch Mirch Spice (chilli) ZR
Marl Kali mirch Kali mirch Kali mirch Spice (black peppercorn) ZR
Masoor dal Masoor dal Masoor dal Dal masoor Lentils ZR
Mathia Mutthi Mutthi Mutthi General term for all Asian sweetmeats  
Mavo Mava Khoya Khoya Condensed milk ZR
Me Maysoo Maysoo Maysoo Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Meen Mo’m Mo’m Mo’m Wax SR
Meenbatti Mo’m-bati Mo’m-batti Mo’mbatti Wax candle SR
Meetha santa Meetha santa Meetha santa Meetha santa Sweetmeat (not confectionery)) ZR
Mendi Mendhi Mehndi Mehndi/ henna Dye (henna) SR
Mendo Maida Maida Maida Plain flour ZR
Methey Methey Methey Methey Seeds (fenugreek) ZR
Methi Methi Methi Methi Fenugreek ZR
Midhol Mindhol Mindhol Mindhol A decoration (root) SR
Mithi vairyali Mitha saunf Mitha saunf Mitha saunf Confectionery SR
Mithu Namak/nin Loon Namak Salt ZR
Motichur Motichur Motichoor Motichoor Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Mugni Mung Moongi Moong Lentil ZR
Mug matti Mug matti Khan di mitti Khane ki mitti Edible clay (not food, not medicine SR
Mugni dal Mung dal Ma’n dal Dal mung Lentil ZR
Mulsi Mulsi Mulsi Mulsi Roots ZR
Mulo Muli Muli Muli White radish ZR
Mumta Mumra Moomra Mumra Rich flakes ZR
Muth Moth Moth Moth A pulse (lentil) ZR
Nagkeshar Nagkeshar Nagkeshar Negkeshar Seeds ZR
Namkeen puri Namkeen puri Namkeen puri Namkeen puri Pancake-like product, but hard and crispy ZR
Naspati Nashpati Nashpati Nashpati Fruit (pear) ZR
Paan Paan Paan Paan Masticatory food preparation ZR
Paannc masalo Paanka masala Pan masala Pan masala Preparation of betel nuts ZR
Pabdi Pabdi Pabdi Pabdi Dried roots ZR
Palak Palak Palak Palak Spinach ZR
Paneer Panir Paneer Paneer Cream cheese ZR
Papad Papad Papad Papad Ground lentils ZR
Papdkhar Khanek-aseda Khan da soda Khane ka soda Baking powder ZR
Parval Parmal Parmal Parmal Vegetable ZR
Patasha Batasha Patasha Patasha Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Patisha Patisha Patisha Patisha Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Patra Patra Patra Patra Cooked vegetables ZR
Patti Patti Patti Patti Tobacco SR
Paunk Bajra Bajra Bajra Millet ZR
Penda Peda Peda Peda Glazed vegetables (not confectionery) ZR
Petha Petha Petha Petha Crystallised fruit SR
Phool mokhawn Phool mokhawn Mokal Phul Phool mokhawn Popping corn ZR
Pipromel Pipromel Pipromel Pipromel Flavouring (liquorice root) ZR
Pista Pista Pista Pista Pistachio nuts ZR
Pouchos Pouchos Pouchos Pouchos Beans ZR
Powa Powa Powa Powa Rice flakes ZR
Puri Puri Puri Puri Pancake-like product, but hard and crispy ZR
Rabdi Rabri Rabri Rabri Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Rai Ri Rai Rai Mustard seed ZR
Rajgaro Post Post Post Poppy seed ZR
Rasgulla Rasgulla Rasgulla Rasgulla Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Ratalu Chuqundar Chuquandar Chuqancar Beetroot ZR
Ravo Rawa Rawa Rawa Grain ZR
Rewdi Rewri Reori Rewri Confectionery (sweets covered with sesame seeds and sugar) SR
Ringana Baingan Baltaoon Bengan Vegetable (aubergine) ZR
Rotali Chupati Roti Aata Roti Aata Wheat flour ZR
Sabudana Sabudana Sagudana Sagudana Sago ZR
Sakkar para Sakkar para Sakkar para Sakkar para Sweetmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Sali sopari Sali sopari Sali Sali sopari Processed betel nuts SR
Sambhar mix Sambhar mix Sambhar mix Sambhar mix Mixed spices ZR
Samo Samo Samo Samo Rice ZR
Senna Senna Senna Senna Laxative SR
Sev Sev Seo Seo Pre-packed snack product ZR
Sharbat gulab Sharbat gulab Sharbat gulab Sharbat gulab Rose syrup SR
Shevdi Ganna Ganna Ganna Sugar cane ZR
Shing Mung-phali Mung-phali Moong-phali Peanuts ZR
Shingoda Shingoda Shingoda Shingoda Edible seeds ZR
Sindhalle Sendha namak Kala loou Kala namak Rock salt ZR
Sindoor Sindoor Sindoor Sindoor Cosmetics SR
Sopari Supari Supari Supari Whole betel nuts SR
Suran Suran Suran Suran Vegetable ZR
Suterfeni Phani Pheni Pheni Sweatmeat (not confectionery) ZR
Suvadana Scadana Soadana Soa Dana Spice (dill seed) ZR
Suvanu panl Soa jal Soa panl Soa panl Medicine (dill water) SR
Tabkeer Nasvaar Nasvaar Nasvaar Dried flowers (snuff) SR
Tal Til Til Til Sesame seeds ZR
Talnu tel Mitha tel Mitha tel Meetha tel Sesame oil ZR
Tamaku Tambakoo Tambakoo Tambakoo Tobacco SR
Tamal patar Tamal patar Tamal patar Tamal patar Herb similar to bay leaves ZR
Therni dal Toor dal Toor dal Dal toor Pigeon peas ZR
Thuli Dallya Dallya Dallya Ground wheat ZR
Tibet snow Tibet snow Tibet snow Tibet snow Cosmetics SR
Tindora Tinda Tinda Tinda Vegetable ZR
Tindori Tindori Tindori Tindori Vegetable ZR
Toofan Toofan Toofan Toofan Tobacco SR
Tuj Dalchini Dalchini Darchine Spice (cinnamon) ZR
Tukmaria Tukmaria Tukmaria Tukmaria Roots ZR
Tuver Tuver Tuver Tuver Pigeon peas ZR
Urad Urid Urid Urid Flour from peas ZR
Vaalhi dal Vaal dal Valdal Vaal dal Beans ZR
Vadai mix Vadai mix Vadai mix Vadai mix Prepared food ZR
Valyah Saunf Mithi saunf Meethi saunf Herbal confectionery (sugar coated fennel seeds) SR
Valol Valol Valol Valol Vegetable ZR
Vanyab Saunf Saunf Saunf Fennel seeds ZR
Vettara Vettara Vettara Vettara Lentils ZR
Wadi Wadi Wadi Wadi Used for making curry ZR
Zafrani Zafrani Zafrani Zafrani Tobacco SR