Sanskrit names of instruments used in kitchen

It’s very strange that in the modern world the names of of our household things have turned to English more than their regional lingual names. For example, we name cup, plate, and cooker, etc.

Forget Sanskrit, we don’t even use words from Hindi or any other regional language.

In our effort to provide awareness of Sanskrit, we are providing the names of some of the instruments used in kitchen from English.

We would love to hear from you if you know any other name or would like to know the name of any other instrument used in kitchen.

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English Sanskrit Transliteration
Small sickle लवित्रम् Lavitraṁ
Knife छुरिका Churikā
Sieved spoon रन्ध्रदर्वी Randhradarvī
Grinder पेषणयन्त्रम् Peṣaṇayantraṁ
Plate स्थालिका Sthālikā
Spoon (small) चमसः Camasaḥ
Deep frying pan भ्राष्ट्रम् Bhrāṣṭraṁ
A big knife (fixed to a wooden plank) ईली Īlī
Ladle (big spoon) दर्वी Darvī
Rolling pin वेल्लनी Vellanī
Cooker बाष्पस्थाली Bāṣpasthālī
Tumbler चषकः Caṣakaḥ
Bucket द्रोणी Droṇī
A shallow pan पिष्टपचनम् Piṣṭapacanaṁ
Winnowing basket शूर्पः Śūrpaḥ
Grinder उलूखलम् Ulūkhalaṁ
Tongs सन्दंशः Sandaṁśaḥ
Fridge शीतकम् Śītakaṁ
Boiler तापकः Tāpakaḥ
Grind-stone पट्टः Paṭṭaḥ
Churning stick मन्थानः Manthānaḥ
Vessel (round) कलशः Kalaśaḥ
Flask उष्णरक्षकम् Uṣṇarakṣhakaṁ
Mixer मिश्रकम् Miśrakaṁ

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