Friday, November 25, 2011

English names of Fish (Not Fishes) in Marathi


Mackerel - Bangda
Black Pompret - Halwa / Sagoti(Kayi)
Seer fish - /King Mackerel Fish Surmai / Visonu/ Viswon
Indian Salmon - Raus / Rawas
Butterfish - /Pomfret Pomplet / Paplet
Prawn - Jhinga / Chingri / Chemen/ Sungat
Clams - Teesrya / shimplya
Crab - Kekda / Kurlya
Indian dog shark - Mori
Ghol (Jew fish) - Ghol
Long fin cavalla Koncar
Gold spoted anchovy Capsali - Mandeli
Sardines - Pedvey
Reef cod/ Rock Cod Gobro
Pearl spot Kalundar/ Karimeen
Whip fin majarra Shetki
Dhoma / Croakar Dodyaro (Hodki)
Common pony fish Khampi
Mangrove red snapper Tamoshi
Horse mackeral Hado bangda
Mullet Shevtali / Shevto
Japanese thread fin bream Rano
Round bellied sardines Tarsulo
Indian oil sardines Tarlo
Railbow sardines Krishranchi peddi
Sead Konkoro
Barracuda Tonki
Hilsa ilisha Peddi
Hilsa species Vonog
Black tip shark Pilo
Ribbon fish Bale
Bombay duck Bombil
Sole Lep
Cat fish Sangot/Sangtam
Anchovy or silver belly Velli
Silver bar Korli
Kite or Ray fish Waghole
Lady fish Mudoshi/ Kane/ Nogli
Rock bream Haddo
Perch Palu
Giant sea perch Chonak
Naked head glassy perchlet Buranto
Red Snapper Fish Rane
Greas carp Fish Rohu
Muliet Fish Shevto
Round bellied sardines - Tarsuli
Cat fish - Sangot
Long fin cavalla - Koncar
Gold spoted anchovy - Capsali Mandeli
Indian Salmon - Ravas
Reef cod - Gobri
Pearl spot - Kalundar
Whip fin majarra - Shetki
Dhoma / Croakar - Dodyaro (Hodki)
Butter fish - Saudalo
Common pony fish - Khampi
Mangrove red snapper - Tamoshi
Horse mackeral - Hado bangda
Mullet - Shevtali / Shevto
Japanese thread fin bream - Rano
Black Pompret - Sagoti (Kayi) /Halwa
Indian Mackral - Bangda
Indian oil sardines - Tarli
Railbow sardines - Krishranchi peddi
Sead - Konkoro
Indian dog shark - Mori
Barracuda - Tonki
Hilsa ilisha - Peddi
Hilsa species - Vonog
Seer fish - Surmai
Black tip shark - Pilo
Ribbon fish - Bale
Bombay duck - Bombil
Sole - Lep
Anchovy or silver belly - Velli
Promfret - Pomplet
Silver bar - Korli
Kite or Ray fish - Waghole
King fish - Viswon
Butter fish - Karchani
Lady fish - Mudoshi
Rock bream - Haddo
Perch - Palu
Ghol (Jew fish) - Ghol
Giant sea perch - Chonak
Naked head glassy perchlet - Buranto


138 comments:

  1. Thanks a lot Gaurav. Its really very helpful now to identify and choose correct fish to pick.

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  2. PLEASE UPDATE HERE:
    http://en.wikademia.org/Indian_fish_names_in_different_languages

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  3. HEY... THAT'S REALLY USEFUL INFO DUDE. THANKS!

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  4. भाऊ, निवटयाना इंग्रजीमध्ये काय म्हणतात?

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  5. mud skippers - निवट

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  6. "कालव" याचे इंग्लिश नाव काय आहे?

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  7. Awesome piece of information, let me tell you, your blog gives the best and the most interesting information. This is just the kind of information that i had been looking for, once again hats off to you! Thanks a ton once again, Regards, muslim boy names

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  8. Very useful....

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  9. Replies
    1. Tuna is called kupa, surmai is Seer fish

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  10. This a very useful article. I love it that you've taken the effort to connect food barriers. Also, why don't you update your article with some more names and put them in an aplhabetical order?

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  11. nice! You may also want to update it with the nutrition value it provides, that is also very useful.

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  12. Thankyou this was so helpful.Compliments of the new year!

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  13. Gaurav its great ,only thing arrange it alphabetically.

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  14. Haddock ani Cod la marathit kaay mhantaat

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  15. what is the English name of chillaiti

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  16. What is English name for Mhakle?

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  17. what about Squids or Calamari? What is it called in marathi?

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  18. What is English name for Kalet fish?

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  19. what is marathi name for fatty fish?

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  20. Very Helpful Post....Thanks a lot.
    Take Care..

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  21. Indian fish names along with their names in english. Wow. nice job. thx.

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  22. what is meaning in marathi fo tuna fish?

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    1. Jitada fish is called as Asian Sea Bass in English

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  25. what is english name of pakhat , jitada, ?

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    1. Jitada is called Tiger Prawns

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    2. Jitada is NOT tiger prawn. Jitada is Asian Sea Bass. Name is common in Raigad district of Maharashtra.

      regards
      Dr. Rajiv Bhatkar
      AQUAVENTURE
      Aquaculture Consultant

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    3. Asian Sea Bass and Giant sea perch is same ? Coz Jitada (in Raigad) and Chonak (in Goa) is same.

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  26. Thanks Gaurav. It was much needed information. Please keep on updating if possible.

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  27. yo..what salmon is called in marathi...

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    1. Halibut is a flat fish of the Lep family, only its bigger and also called Box lep

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    2. Halibut is Bhakus, dark on one side and lighter on other. One eyes is at the top of its head. Tail not forked. Tasty fish.

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  29. It's really helpful. Can u plz tell marathi name of Herring fish

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  30. It's really helpful. Can u plz tell marathi name of Herring fish

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  32. What is kadakpal (marathi/koli name) seawater fish called in English?

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  33. Thank you for the effort u have put in to simplify things for us. Need help , what is the Marathi word for scallops? Thank you!

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    1. All sorts of clams,oysters and mussels are scallops.So tisria,kalwa are Marathi word for it.

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    2. Thank you!
      Another query. Do we get 1 inch plus diameter of scallop meat in India?

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  34. Thk for useful information . I was aware of very rew common popular fish names in the marathi to english rest i got from ur article. Photocopy with name wil be very use ful for some uncomon types.

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  35. Recently ate fish called Phalai/ Falai (as told by the fishmonger). Any idea what is the English or local (?) name for this fish?

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  36. what is dadha & nambosa fish called in english. they are more expensive than surmai.

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  37. Another nice site to go to with English name and various Indo/Pak/Bangla/Arabic names and also pictures

    http://soulsdelight.blogspot.com/2009/09/no-more-confusion-over-fish-names.html

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  38. what is a marathi name of emperor fish

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  39. Can you pls tell me english name for Chopada fish (fresh water fish) ??
    Thanks

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  40. Very useful Gaurav..good work
    I remember having " dara" fish in plenty in Bombay....what's the equivalent in English? Would love to know

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  42. What is englidh name for a fish called as Soundal in Marathi. A small fish 4-8 inches found on western coast - konkan.

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  43. What is englidh name for a fish called as Soundal in Marathi. A small fish 4-8 inches found on western coast - konkan.

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  44. Thank you .This is really helpful

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  45. Jitada is actually known as giant sea perch or barramundi and with local english name of Asian Sea bass

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  46. You have missed out on "NEWTI(Marathi)" also called the Indian Lung fish and found in mangrove estueries.

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  47. what is name for shellfish in marathi

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  48. thanks for this useful information

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  49. Its really a good blog on English to Marathi dictionary tips. I appreciate your article. Thanks for the information about learn English to Marathi clearly. This blog is really helpful to give a light in this issue. So thanks for sharing all that important information.

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  50. what is bhanoshi called in english

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  51. Very Helpful Post....Thanks a lot.

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  52. Really nice post, thank you so much

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  53. Really nice post, thank you so much

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  54. Found your blog. Its really nice on English to Marathi dictionary.I appreciate your article. It's really important to get a good dictionary to understand the language and learn it clearly . So thanks for sharing all that important information.

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  55. Vry helpul post thumbs up for the info.. but cn u let me know the name of haddock fish called in Marathi ?

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  56. Awesome stuff Gaurav! Thanks, this helped me plan my dinner!

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  57. Nice blog. This is a very good blog on English to Marathi dictionary. I would like to thank you for all the information you give. Its really important to choose the best dictionary to learn marathi. So thenks for the information you give.

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  58. Nice blog. This is a very good blog on English to Marathi dictionary. I would like to thank you for all the information you give. Its really important to choose the best dictionary to learn marathi. So thenks for the information you give.

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  59. Nice blog. This is a very good blog on English to Marathi dictionary. I would like to thank you for all the information you give. Its really important to choose the best dictionary to learn marathi. So thenks for the information you give.

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  60. was really helpful. Thank you so much

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  61. Any idea what 'kaalve'(kaalva) are called in English? I don't think it's oyster

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  62. Any idea what 'kaalve'(kaalva) are called in English? I don't think it's oyster

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  63. Wht is English Name of chivani

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  64. What is Puffer Fish in Marathi ? Being toxic, it is always found thrown in the waste next to the fisher woman' basket.

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  65. करकरा माश्याला काय म्हणतात

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  66. What is Chappal fish ( Name in Marathi ) called in English ??

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  67. What is Chappal fish ( Name in Marathi ) called in English ??

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  68. What is the english name for malvani fish name WAALAY/KAADAY AND MARAAL ?

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  69. What is the english name for malvani fish name WAALAY/KAADAY AND MARAAL ?

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  70. What is the english name for malvani fish name WAALAY/KAADAY AND MARAAL ?

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  71. what is the english name of Nalva or Nalvo. Can you possible show all fish pictures with english and marathi names.

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  73. what is the english name of Nalva or Nalvo. Can you possible show all fish pictures with english and marathi names.

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  74. Thakur saab, it looks like a puzzle at many places. hyphon dalna kyun chut gaya.

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  75. बटरफिश म्हणजे पापलेट नाही.

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  76. Would like to know the English name for a small silver fish called "Irli".Thank you for all the other names, very useful.

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    1. There is Karli (Silver Bar-fish).

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  77. What is the name of stingray fish in india....please tell....

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    1. Pakat is the Marathi name used around Mumbai.

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  78. But nobody could find the Marathi name for the Puffer Fish , I had posted request last time.

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  79. Nice information!
    Malve is common noun for all types of vehetables or fish.

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  80. In the city like pune, where brahmins and fisheaters stay together, the word gish is not uttered openly, some non-people call fish as 'malve' or 'bajar'.
    I remember when my/cousines' schoolmates or teachers used to ask what bhaji is prepared for lunch, our answer was 'bajar', and they used to laugh at us.

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  82. do you know a fish named chimney...? aagri people call,i dunno exact what it is called in english..

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    1. I think it must be 'chimmin' - prawns in english or 'zinga' in marathi

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  83. Chemmin I mean. Chimmin may be spelled wrongly.

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