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    Glossary of English, Hindi & Botanical Names of Important Crops
    English Name Botanical Name Hindi Name
    Cereals
    Bara(Bulrush or spiked millet) Pennisetum Typhoides Bajra
    Barley Hordeum vulgare Jau
    Barnyard millet Echinochloa frumentacea Kutki
    Cholam(Great Millet) Sorghum bicolor Jowar
    Common Millet Panicum milliaceum Cheena
    Little Millet Penicum milliare Sawan
    Italian foxtail Millet Setarisiaitalica Kangani
    Kodo Millet Paspalum scrobiculatum Koden
    Maize or Indian corn Zea mays Makka
    Oat Avena sativa Jaie
    Ragi Eleusine coracana Mundua
    Paddy (Rice) Oryza sativa Dhan (Chawal)
    Wheat Triticum acstivum Gehun
    Pulses and Beans
    Black gram Vignamungo Urad
    Chickpea (Bengal gram) Cicer arietinum Chana
    Chicking vetch Lathyrus sativus Khesari
    Cluster Bean Cyamopiss tetragonoloba Guar
    Cowpea Vigna unguiculate Lobia
    Green Gram Vigna radiata Mung
    Horsegram Dilichos biflorus Kulthi
    Kidney bean Vigna aconitifolia Moth
    Lentil Lens culimaris Masur
    Peas Pisum sativum vararvense Matar
    Red gram (Pigion pea) Cajanus cajan Tur,Arhar
    Soyabean Glucine max Soyabean
    Sugar
    Sugarcane Saccharum Officinarum Ganna
    Fruits
    Apple Malus sylvespris Seb
    Apricot Prunus armeniaca Khoobani
    Cashewnut Anaardium occidentale Kaju
    Fig Ficus carica Anjeer
    Grape Vitis vinifera Angur
    Guvava Psidium guajava Amrood
    Jackfruit Artocarpur heterophyllus Katahal
    Lemon Citrus Lemon Nimbu
    Lime Citrus Urantifolia Bara Nimbu
    Litchi Litchi chinensis Litchi
    Mango Magnifera indica Aam
    Orange Mandar Citrus reticulata Santara, Narangi
    Papaya Carica papaya Papeeta
    Pear Pyrus communis Naspati
    Pineapple Ananas comosus Ananas
    Banana Musa paradisiaca Kela
    Pomegranate Punica granatum Anaar
    Sweet Orange Citrus sincensis Malta, Mosambi
    Vegetables
    Ash gourd Benincasa hispida Petha
    Beet Beta vulgaris Chukandar
    Bitter gourd Momordica charantia Karela
    Bottle gourd Lagenaria siceraria Lauki
    Brinjal Lolanum melongena Baingan
    Cabbage Brassica oleracca var, Band gobi

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