Hindi names of metals and minerals

List of Hindi names of metals and minerals from English–धातु

We present here the list of the names of metals and minerals in English and Hindi languages.

It’s sometimes difficult to give the Hindi names of metals and minerals that are not commonly found in India but we will try our best.

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Here is a list of Hindi names of metals and minerals from English.

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Iron लोहा
Gold सोना
Silver चाँदी
Copper तांबा
Sulphur गन्धक
Zinc जिसत
Bronze कांस्य
Brass पीतल



62 Responses to "Hindi names of metals and minerals"

  1. Mansi says:

    What is the hindi name of COPPER ?

  2. Vivek Kumar says:

    I have already provided its name–it’s called तांबा

  3. Amit says:

    Hindi name for Lead…Thanks.

    1. Jabal khan says:

      Hindi name for lead is ‘raang’

  4. vishal says:

    what is sisa called in english ???????????

    1. om says:

      seesa sure hai

    2. gurdial says:


  5. ssky says:

    Lead must be Jasta, Tamba is coppar,

    Sheeshaa has got to be Glass.



  6. shetty says:

    what is the hindi word for ‘Tin’?

    1. Language Enthusiast says:

      Tin in Hindi is कलई…

  7. vaigavi says:

    what is the hindi word for potassium ??

    1. Language Enthusiast says:

      Potassium in Hindi is known as दहातु or महातु

  8. hematite says:

    I want to know the hindi word of hematite

  9. parag says:

    what we call hematite in hindi?

  10. amit says:

    can you please tell hindi name of lead …. thanks

    1. Language Enthusiast says:

      I am not sure what they will call it in Hindi because it is the scientific form of iron, which is known in Hindi as लोहा

  11. Vivek Kumar says:


    Lead is known as “सीसा”…seesa.

  12. mukeshshah says:

    What is the english name of RANGA

    1. aamir says:

      its lead

  13. rishi choudhary says:

    whts hindi name 4 steel??

  14. Hindi says:

    @rishi choudhary
    Steel is known as इस्पात…

  15. Hindi says:

    I have provided that name in the post itself, Dhanraj. It is called “जिसत”.

  16. anne says:

    what is the english name for ranga metal?

  17. cucu godhwani says:

    what is the hindi name for pewter?

    1. Language Enthusiast says:

      Pewter in Hindi is known as काँसी or its alloys…

  18. bhanu says:

    what is meaning of ranga metal in english

  19. Z says:

    Hi I am looking for the English name of ring of ranga. Please let me know

  20. Deep Singh says:


    I cannot read Hindi – can you repeat the hindi for “Steel” in english spelling ?

  21. Hindi says:

    @Deep Singh
    It is called “Ispaat” with “t” pronounced soft.

  22. RISHI KAPOOR says:

    what are stain less steel fridge bottles sealed from is it ranga what is ranga

  23. RAJA says:


  24. Sumita says:

    What is the english name for raga metal?

  25. Sumita says:

    What do you call Arsenic in Hindi

    1. Language Enthusiast says:

      Arsenic in Hindi is known by these names: संखिया (m), हरताल and नैपाली.

  26. Kavita says:

    I want to make a ring of PURE LEAD. What is Lead called in hindi and any idea who will make the ring for me.


  27. vanshika gupta says:

    give all the names its not good

  28. vanshika gupta says:

    its ok

  29. sahdeva says:

    what is the meaning of bronze in hindi i know it’s kansya but wht is kansya in hindi

  30. ritu says:

    what is the hindi name for lead

  31. Akhilesh says:

    Hindi name of Lead is Seesa and not sheesha(Glass)….dont confuse

  32. mukesh says:

    bhanu :what is meaning of ranga metal in english


  33. pritesh says:

    what is english name for cathire

    1. Language Enthusiast says:

      Hi Pritesh,

      I could not get the English name of this metal and I have never heard of it. Sorry.

  34. aman says:

    What is the english name of rangaa ,bung,katier…

  35. Boss says:

    What is graphite called in hind

    1. Vivek Kumar says:

      Perhaps it is called “काला सीसा”

  36. faruk says:

    What is name of JARMAN
    in English

  37. Rushabh says:

    Sir what are the names for soma soundalika and mourthwika metals in English?

  38. Jabal khan says:

    Copper- tamba.

    Brass- ‘pital’ @sunnyleone: ye dunia pital di, babby doll me sone di = the world is made up of Brass and shez pure gold..

    Bronze- kaasi. Kaansi ka sikka= bronze coin.

    Lead- ranga/raang. related to lead poisening. Some local made bullets used in ‘desi katta’ (gun) are made up of lead(raang) which cause toxicity, and hence highly fatal, nomatter where it enters.

    Zinc- jasta.

    Magnesium- (teez roshni se jalne waala) dhaatu.

    Sulphur- gandhak. used in gunpowder and explosives.

  39. rohan verma says:

    what we call cadmium in hindi

    1. Vivek Kumar says:

      It’s known as मृज्यातु

  40. madhu says:

    What is titanium called ??

    1. Vivek Kumar says:

      I am not sure about it but may be it is called रंजातु or रञ्जातु.

  41. madhu says:

    May I also know what is jasta in english?

    1. Vivek Kumar says:

      It seems you haven’t read the post at all. I have already given that name: Zinc=जिसत

  42. Vrindavana Das says:

    What is lithium called in Hindi?

    1. Vivek Kumar says:

      Perhaps it’s called लघ्वातु

  43. rishab says:

    Whats the name of metal in hindi without any matra

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