Gujarati Nouns

Welcome to the third Gujarati lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Gujarati to help you practice your daily phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
બટાટા [beṭeāṭeā]
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
ટામેટાં [ṭeāmeeṭeām]
onions
onions Audio
ડુંગળી [ḍeumegueḷeī]
carrots
carrots Audio
ગાજર [gueājer]
fruits
fruits Audio
ફળો [pheḷeo]
apples
apples Audio
સફરજન [sepherejen]
bananas
bananas Audio
કેળા [keeḷeā]
oranges
oranges Audio
નારંગી [neāremegueī]

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Gujarati + Pronunciation
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
શું તમારી પાસે દૂધ છે? Audio
[śheum temeāreī peāse deūdh chhee?]
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
મારી પાસે દૂધ અને કોફી છે Audio
[meāreī peāse deūdh ane keopheī chhe]
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
તેની પાસે ત્રણ સફરજન છે Audio
[teeneī peāse te'reṇ sepherejen chhe]
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
તેણી પાસે માત્ર એક સફરજન છે Audio
[teeṇeī peāse meāte'r ek sepherejen chhe]
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
અમે એક નાના ઘરમાં રહીએ છીએ Audio
[ame ek neāneā gheremeām reheī chheī]
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
મને અમારો નાસ્તો ગમે છે Audio
[mene ameāreo neāse'teo gueme chhe]

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
બ્રેડ [be'reeḍ]
milk
milk Audio
દૂધ [deūdh]
butter
butter Audio
માખણ [meākheṇ]
cheese
cheese Audio
પનીર [peneīr]
coffee
coffee Audio
કૉફી [keôpheī]
sandwich
sandwich Audio
સૅંડવિચ [seâmḍeveich]
meat
meat Audio
માંસ [meāmes]
chicken
chicken Audio
મરઘું [meregheum]
fish
fish Audio
માછલી [meāchheleī]
breakfast
breakfast Audio
શિરામણ [śheireāmeṇ]
lunch
lunch Audio
બપોરનો અલ્પાહાર [bepeoreneo ale'peāheār]
dinner
dinner Audio
રાત્રિભોજન [reāte'reibheojen]

Conversation in Gujarati

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Gujarati
Pronunciation
Do you speak (English/ Gujarati)?
શું તમે (ઇંગલિશ/ગુજરાતી) બોલી શકો છો?
[śheum teme (imegueleiśhe/gueujereāteī) beoleī śhekeo chheo? ] Audio
Just a little
માત્ર થોડું
[meāte'r theoḍeum] Audio
I like Gujarati
મને ગુજરાતી ગમે છે
[mene gueujereāteī gueme chhe] Audio
Can I practice with you?
હું તમારી સાથે પ્રેક્ટિસ કરી શકું?
[heum temeāreī seāthe pe'reeke'ṭeis kereī śhekeum?] Audio
How old are you?
તમારી ઉમર કેટલી છે?
[temeāreī umer keeṭeleī chhee? ] Audio
I'm thirty three years old
મારી ઉમર તેંત્રીસ વર્ષની છે
[meāreī umer teemete'reīs vere'ṣeneī chhe] Audio
It was nice talking to you
તમારી સાથે વાત કરવામાં આનંદ આવ્યો
[temeāreī seāthe veāt kereveāmeām ānemed āve'yeo ] Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Gujarati. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Gujarati Adjectives   Gujarati Adjectives

Gujarati Plural   Gujarati Plural



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