Common plants that we know

Discussion in 'English to Tagalog' started by Corzhens, Oct 9, 2019.

  1. Corzhens

    Corzhens Member

    Let’s start with vegetables.
    Tomato – kamatis
    Onion - sibuyas
    Garlic - bawang
    Lettuce - letsugas
    Cabbage - repolyo
    Cucumber - pipino
     
  2. Corzhens

    Corzhens Member

    Eggplant or aubergene is talong
    Bean sprouts is toge or togue
    Potato is patatas
    Squash or pumpkin is kalabasa
    Green peas is gisantes
    Kidney beans is patani
    Chickpeas is garbanzoss
    gourd is upo
    long gourd or lufu is patola
     
  3. Corzhens

    Corzhens Member

    radish is the white labanos
    mustard is mustasa
    spinach is talinum or alugbati
    Mushroom is kabuti
    Corn is mais
    Pepper is sili
    Black pepper is paminta
    Pepper corn is also paminta
    Carrot is the same carrot also
     
  4. Corzhens

    Corzhens Member

    Broccoli is the same broccoli also
    Asparagus is the same asparagus also
    Cauliflower is the same koliflower
    Ginger is luya
    Okra is the same okra
    Water chestnut is apulid
    Yam is Ubi the violet tuber
    Taro is gabi the white tuber
    Turnip or parsnip is singkamas
     
  5. Corzhens

    Corzhens Member

    Sweet potato is kamote
    Bitter melon is ampalaya
    Watercress is kangkong
    Chayote is sayote including the leaves that are also eaten
    Melon is milon
    Watermelon is pakwan
    Spring onion is sibuyas na mura
    Moringa is malunggay whether the leaves of the fruit