Hindi Nouns

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

potatoes Audio
आलू [aalu]
tomatoes Audio
टमाटर [tmaatr]
onions Audio
प्याज़ [pyaaje]
carrots Audio
गाजर [gaaajr]
fruits Audio
फल [fl]
apples Audio
सेब [seb]
bananas Audio
केला [kelaa]
oranges Audio
सन्तरा [sntraa]

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
Hindi + Pronunciation
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
क्या आपके पास दूध है ? Audio
[kyaa aapke paas dudh hai ?]
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
मेरे पास दूध और काफी हैं | Audio
[mere paas dudh aur kaafi hain |]
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
उसके पास तीन सेब है | Audio
[uske paas tin seb hai |]
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
उसके पास सिर्फ एक सेब है | Audio
[uske paas sirf ek seb hai |]
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
हम एक छोटे से घर में रहते हैं | Audio
[hm ek chote se ghr men rhte hain |]
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
मुझे हमारा नाश्ता पसंद है | Audio
[mujhe hmaaraa naashtaa psnd hai |]

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

bread Audio
रोटी [roti]
milk Audio
दूध [dudh]
butter Audio
मक्खन [mkkhn]
cheese Audio
चीज़ [kije]
coffee Audio
कॉफ़ी [kofei]
sandwich Audio
सैंडविच [saindvik]
meat Audio
मांस [maans]
chicken Audio
मुर्गा [murgaaa]
fish Audio
मछली [mchli]
breakfast Audio
नाश्ता [naashtaa]
lunch Audio
दोपहर का खाना [dophr kaa khaanaa]
dinner Audio
रात का खाना [raat kaa khaanaa]

Conversation in Hindi

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.

Do you speak (English/ Hindi)?
क्या आप अंगरेजी/हिंदी बोलते (m)/ बोलती (f) हैं?
[kyaa aap angareji/hindi bolte (m)/ bolti (f) hain?] Audio
Just a little
थोड़ा सा
[thodeaa saa] Audio
I like Hindi
मुझे हिन्दी पसन्द है |
[mujhe hindi psnd hai |] Audio
Can I practice with you?
मैं आपके साथ अभ्यास कर सकता (m) / सकती (f) हूँ
[main aapke saath abhyaas kr sktaa (m) / skti (f) hun] Audio
How old are you?
आपकी उम्र क्या है?
[aapki umr kyaa hai?] Audio
I'm thirty three years old
मैं तैंतीस साल का हूँ |
[main taintis saal kaa hun |] Audio
It was nice talking to you
आपसे बात करके अच्छा लगा |
[aapse baat krke akchaa lgaaa |] Audio

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

Hindi Adjectives   Hindi Adjectives

Hindi Plural   Hindi Plural


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