In UK its known as Vietnamese river cobbler, basa, pangasius, panga. coz of the cold climate Do we get that in united states? Please share the names which have been left out and feel free to point out the corrections. 13 இறால், எரா – பச்சை வரி இறால் Eral, Iraal Prawn – Green tiger shrimp Penaeus semisulcatus thanx for sharing this.. i was looking this info quit a long time. . . From Tamil to English. Does anyone know what is Branzino (English fish name) in tamil? More over tamil fish names varry from place to place . Quick look up table. 72 சிங்கி இறால், சிங்கி றால் Singi Raal Lobster I think its Pollock fish that we get here and its ok to use. 34 கணவாய் – பேய்க்கணவாய் octopus 133 முரல், கொக்கிமீன் Mural, Kattayan mural Needle fish, Viraal, Gar fish . i have been searching this for a long time. hello i want to know the all kind of fishes names in telugu english names plase any one can try to write me soon. . They taste similar to our Naaku Meen (Tamil). tell what all fish varieties with good omega3 fatty acids. . . Enjoy. tooo. Dear members, Thanks. Threadfin Bream fish is called Sankara meen in Tamil.....good work Minu. Does anyone know what is the Indian name for Emperor Fish?…found this in an Indian Grocery Store..the other packets were Pearl Spot so I know Emperor Fish could be from South India too. . 141 விலாங்கு Vilongu Eel, Conger Eel Anguilla bengalensis THANKS ONCE AGAIN. Seabass கொடுவாள் மீன் 1. Thank you Padmini N, I added the same. Many of the viewers wanted to know the tamil name for salmon in India.In Chennai it is known as KAALA MEEN.Please do not mistake it for KOLA FISH.All the best this site is really good. Panna,kalava Cod For example: kanankaathai is also called as ayala, and king fish is called in many names neymeen, vanchiram, cheela etc, I would like to know if fish ‘Vangiram’ in Tamil is ‘King Mackerel’ in English. Fishery resource websites were of help too. . 81 சீலா Ooli Great Barracuda . ” Endrum em tamil vazhvathu ummai pondroral thaan ”, Mikka nanri, um pani thodara em vazhthukkal, ithai pol matra porulin peyaraum muyartchikkavum. Sankara meen Red snapper Let me keep it open… and if you come accross a match,pls update. மீன் பெயர்கள். 93 சுறா – வழுக்குச்சுறா yellow dog shark Vaaval Pomfret Kilanga Meen (கிழங்கா மீன்), Kilachi (கிளாச்சி) Yellowfin Tuna: Keerai (கீரை மீன்) Fish Food. Kari / neyyi /jilapi, thilapi Tilapia Kilanga Meen - Whit fish . It was indeed great to find all our local fish names in English. As far as I know, baracuda is called ‘ooli meen’ and tuna is called ‘sheela meen’. That’s a great work man… but as far as i know the Red Snapper is not surely sankara. . We provide various of Fish recipes in Tamil. 4 அம்புட்டன் வாழ Chitala Chitala Although I am not a fish fan I would like to know those names. . . from their English names can be sometimes as difficult as choosing good fish. Kilanga Meen - Whit fish Kola Meen - Saw,Gar fish Kerai-Yellowfin Tuna Kendai-Indian goat fish ,carp Kanawai-Cuttle fish Kelluthi-Marine cat fish Kondal-Snapper Koduvai-Seabass Kanagnkelluthi-Indian Mackerell. 6 அவிலி, அவீலீ Liza Its called Snakehead fish (Viral in Tamil, Korra Meenu in Telugu). 32 கணவாய் – ஒட்டுக் கணவாய் cuttle fish Eral Shrimp / prawn Divya, its a vietnamese fish somewhat same family as catfish (keluthi meen) Thanks. . Reply Delete. Trout fist in tamil means Nanneer meen, which lives in fresh water lake or river. 96 சூரை – நீலத் துடுப்புச் சூரை Blue fin tuna ... Tamil Recipes, Food Cooking Tips. Replies. I love fish,can you give me the names of fish with single bone and not much thorns in English and Tamil and if possible how they look as I find everything to be looking the same.I’ve become or started liking non vegetarian recently.Do you have a receipe of fish gravy which they serve in resturants ideal for rotis ? Some inputs from my end….a)Vanjiram is spanish mackerel(yellow spots on the skin). 100 டொல்பின் Dolphin பாலூட்டி. Good Effort.Tamil name with photo snaps for fishes. . . Oola ——- 49 கெண்டை – சிலேபி கெண்டை, திலாப்பியா, கரி, நெய் மீன் Jilabi-kendai, Kari, Neyi, Neyyi Tilapia Introduced from East Coast of Africa. . Whereas Mathi is high in Omega 3 compared to other two. Indian salmon is known as KAALAA in tamil… you could find it easily in the markets.. but it costs around 500 INR… very tasty fish… surely it will worth for your money…. fresh water fishes Keep it up. some say its ‘kaala meen’ some say its ‘kilangan’. Reply. 16 இறால், எரா Eral – Kal eral Jinga Prawn Vanjiram Meen - Salmon Kilanga Meen - Whit fish Kola Meen - Saw fish Sankara Meen - Red Snapper Kendai Meen - Mullet Sheela Meen - Viral Meen - ****er fish Kola Meen - Gar fish Nethili Meen From: Senthil (@ on: Sun Sep 14 09:48:19 EDT 2003 Hi Kams, Thanks very much for your posting. Can you clue me.. as to how it taste like, any Indian fish taste matches this?? . 59 கெண்டை – மடவைக் கெண்டை blue spot mullet Koduvai Giant sea perch Kondal, Aathal Snapper I want to list out the fish names in our regional language.I did a research through Google & wiki finally find out some names and made a list so that it is useful for me and everyone. 17 இறால், எரா – கதம்ப இறால் kuruma shrimp Little Tunny சூறை மீன் . 2,velameen 66 கொய் Koi, Nunalai Herring, Five Spot Herring More explanations about fishes and a easy way to remember are given in there :, Salmon isn’t Vanzheeram meen. Meen Kulambu is a favorite smell to all seafood lovers. . Please follow the link. The name for Viral in english is “Murrel fish”… Just for your info…. Can anyone tell me they call in Bengal – the Illish or Ilisa fish in tamil and english. . . Viraal is the tamil name for striped snakehead fish. Call and check. which is highly exports from ramnathapuram dist. . Yellow Tuna கீரை மீன், whats the name of salomon in tamil pls help me its very improtant, Indian Salomon is called Kaara Meen in Tamil, Can anyone tell me the tamil name of Swordfish in french it is Espadon, lake trout in tamil . Very seasonal and the price may touch Rs 2000 per kilo. 24 இறால், எரா – சென்னா கூனி, சென்னாக்குனி, சென்னக்கூனி, கூனியிறால் Channa Kooni, Cennakkuni, Kuniyiral Paste Shrimp, Baby shrimp Crangon vulgaris Does anyone know what is Fish Maw called in Tamil? From professional translators, enterprises, web pages and freely available translation repositories. . 36 காரல், களிகாரல், காரைபொடி, கூட்டுக் காரை, சுதுப்புனம் காரை, நாமாகாரல் Kaaral podi, kaarai Pony fish, Tooth pony Dear All, Hi, trying hard, browsing page after page, looking for for fish names in our regional language is ofcourse, very difficult. Salmon is Kaala or Thiravalai…. I want to know the fishes good to make curry not for fry. 5SharesHi Friends, i have taken some effort to collect the fish names in English, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam Languages from different sources in internet. . You might have seen this Tamilnad in many Govt. Bengalis relish this fish very much. . 76 சிப்பி Kallikkai, Chippi Oyster, Clam Fish Names in Tamil . THIMINGALAM is whale and not buffalo fish. I was seeking this particular information for a long time. sea bream (Sparus aurata)in Tamil, . 120 பன்னா Panna, Kalava Cod Koimeen or nunalai Five spot herring . Kilanga meen Whit fish Kilangan,kelangan,kilachi Whiting,smelt Kizhi meen Parrot fish Koduvai Giant sea perch Koduvai meen Seabass Koimeen or nunalai Five spot herring Kola meen Saw,gar fish Kondal Snapper Mathi or Chaalai Sardines Mullan Toothpony Nandu Crab Nethili meen Anchovies & stolephorus Oosi kanawai Squid Panna,kalava Cod Hello all, Excited to work on my first ever post in Quora platform !!! Fish tanks. 65 கொண்டை Salmon, Indian Threadfin Indeed a great job for all of us Indian fish lovers abroad. i want to know the equivalent name for PAAL SURA in english.? hey all of u mackerel is also called as ille or may be spelled as eille….thank u. Ram is right, viraal is of course Snakehead murrel, but i still like to tell that viraal is different than kadalviraal (another name for Seer-vanjaram). can i get the tamil names of swordfish, king mackerel, tilefish, salmon, pollock, and catfish plz? The other types of pomfrets are white pomfret fish and chinese pomfret . . you can buy anything you want. When i came to US, icollected all the names of veggies, fruits and fish in Tamil and English. hi mullai it is very great service.i wonder every time i watch ur site.could u pls tell me the fish which is having good taste for fry and less/no bones.this is first time i would like to cook fish. Mullai. . google images to see the difference. 118 நெத்திலி, நெய்த்தோலி Nethili, Neththali, Nithili Anchovy, White Bait, Anchovies, Stolephorus indicus Hi! 137 வவ்வால் Silver Pomfret . Very tasty and rich in Omega3. Vanjiram meen Salmon, Seer / king fish . Manoj Chacko. 21 இறால், எரா – வண்டிறால் marine shrimp Leather skin fish தீரா மீன் 109 திருக்கை – சுருள் திருக்கை Javanese cownose ray . Saw / Gur கோலா மீன் Vella vaaval Silver pomfret 40 கீச்சான் Tigerfish Terapon Jarbua 111 நண்டு Nandu Crab Thanks, whats the name for Saithe fish (English name) in tamil I don’t particularly fancy seafood but my husband does and I feel rather confused about the varieties of fish that are available here. 126 பாரை – மஞ்சள் கிள்ளுப் பாரை giant trevally, yellowfin trevally, . i would like to get one more additional info from all of u… where can i get SARDINE (MATHI MEEN) in michigan?? . There is an other sea fish to be called nei meen. NOTE: I am a proffosinal fisherman in tamil nadu 99 செம்மீன் Chemmeen Red Squirrel Fish 60 கெலங்கா, கலிங்கா, கிளாக்கன், கிளங்கான், கிழக்கன், கீழக்கான், கெளங்கான், கெழங்கான், கிழங்கான் Kilanga, Culingah, Kelakkan, Kellakan, Kelangan, Kilaken, Kilangan, Kilakkan, Kilachi Smelt, Whiting, Indian Whiting, Japanese sillago, Silver sillago I have a sport fishing company here in Chennai and I was just browsing through the names. Squid ஊசி கணவாய் மீன் . 136 வவ்வால் – வெள்ளை வவ்வால் , வெளவால் வாவல் Vellai Vavval white pomfret Did you find out the english name for paal sura? 15 இறால், எரா – நன்னீர் இறால் Eral, Iraal Fresh water prawn . Please go through the link ‘’ and compare the image with what you see and buy in Chennai Fish Market as Vangiram. I don’t know anything about its content, check with your doctor! Do we get this fish here in Tamilnadu? Best season July to September . Iam just looking out for the tamil translation of White Snapper which is also called angoli, darjo the tamil name for white snaper is gorkai or koduva, HI All… 84 சுறா – பால் சுறா Baby Shark but i’m sure there must be a small confusion, within “Porundhalai” (shown in the picture of Red.S) and within Kaaruva and Sankara. Thank you very much for this information. . In South TN (thoothukudi) we used to get a sea fish called “Eli meen paarai”. I really hate this fish.. hard skin / hard flesh and its pathetic habitat.. . Hi Ayesha Kanangeluthal and vival is the best fish it gives more energy and good in taste. 54 கெண்டை – துள்ளுக்கெண்டை fin bream fish Viral is not the fish on the image. Red Snapper சங்கரா மீன் Also if you know any of the fish names in other languages, kindly drop your comments, so that […] king fish is (vanjiram).so u can eat king fish(vanjiram)without fear. Click here for -> About. (mercury level is high or low). Kilanga Meen Kola Meen Sankara Meen Kendai Meen Sheela Meen Viral Meen Korava Meen Nethili Meen . 95 சூரை Soorai, Choorai Little Tunny, Tuna 110 தீரா மீன் Thera (variety of parai) Leather Skin Include the photos also it would be more usefull. I heard its too good for health and skin but not available in India… Is this true? Hi Mullai, 103 திருக்கை வகைகள் skates and rays but in a previous comment dated 6th feb 2014, sridar has said its “KAALAA” in tamil, now which is right? 113 நண்டு – பச்சை நண்டு, கழி நண்டு mud crab what is english name for karapodi fish . You are correct, but I am not getting saala in chennai. i know very very less fish from our place we get here It would be helpful if u tell me where can i get fresh Pomfret fish in detroit or a good fish market in detroit…. So you may avoid from children. Make a small change. Small SADRINE thick gravy is good. I need to know the fishes that are rich in omega 3 fatty acids. Thanks everyone who put all these efforts. Choodai Short-body sardine I have heard it by fish seller mostly they bring mathie and kelanga together. ayla – kanakeluthi – indian mackeral . Check these links. Nandu Crab Tuna Fish tamil name is Shoorai. Cuttle கணவாய் மீன் 12 இறால், எரா – வரி இறால் Eral, Iraal Prawn – Tiger prawn Penaeus monodon Please respond directly to my email:, callamgatte – கானங்கெழுத்தி மீன் – Mackerel. . . Parai Trevally, malabar trevally Fish Names - Here you can find the Indian regional names of the different fish varieties commonly used for Indian cooking in English, Tamil, Malayalam and Hindi. i live in Germany, we have this fish called Seelachs(Saithe) 41 கீரி மீன் round sardine tilapia should be its equavalent english name. . . . Viraal Murrel . . Black pomfret fish size of about 100 gm is perfect for grill / fry / curry recipes . Well, as a big fan of seafood, I am no exception, gazing at the google images, trying hard to match some of my home town catches to what’s sold over here in local markets. Vaalai Ribbon . No Tamil name Tamil pronounciation English name Scientific name Remarks I waas checking constantly this blog Kavalai, also called Chala meen in the southern districts is sardines. Juliet, could you be specific as to in what language its called moula? . A recipe for passion is always simmering ! 80 சீலா, திரியன், ஊளி Seela, Sheela, Cheela Barracuda . Find 100's of tasty tamil Non-Vegetarian cooking recipes and videos -Kilanga Meen Kulambu in Tamil anybody can you tell me about kadamba fish and picture of kadamba fish pls. I don’t think it is available in Chennai or anywhere else in India but abundantly available in US. 33 கணவாய் – ஊசி கணவாய் Oosi Kanavai Squid 124 பாரை – கூனிப்பாரை cleftbelly trevally Thanks! 51 கெண்டை – வெள்ளிக் கெண்டை Kendai – Velli kendai Silver carp (Chinese Carps) king mackeral(which is harmful) is different from king fish. Shrimp / Prawn இறால் மீன் . Can anyone tell me the tamil name for cream dory fish, My name is rajesh, i want know the Tamil name for Threadfin, salmon is not available in india, and there is no tamil name, I cant catch the meaning for the “Chemmin” in English. Kola meen Saw,gar fish You very much for this portal edible, so buy some and kilanga meen in tamil yourself for! A Free PDF download from professional translators, enterprises, web pages and freely available translation.. 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