Punjabi/Vocabulary/Flowers

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ਫੁਲ - FlowersEdit

ਕਮਲ - Lotus flower

Flower is called ਫੁਲ in Punjabi. ਕਮਲ i.e. lotus, a symbol of spirituality, fruitfulness, wealth, knowledge and illumination, is the National flower of India. Some other flowers are

  1. ਗੁਲਾਬ = rose
  2. ਚਮੇਲੀ = jasmine
  3. ਗੇਂਦਾ = marigold
  4. ਨਰਗਸ = narcissus
  5. ਗੁਲ ਬਹਾਰ = daisy
  6. ਗੁਲਦਾਉਦੀ = chrysanthemum
  7. ਚਾਂਦਨੀ = plumeria
  8. ਗੁਲਨਾਰ = carnation
  9. ਡੇਹਲੀਆ = dahlia
  10. ਮਹਿੰਦੀ = mignonette, henna
  11. ਸੂਰਜਮੁਖੀ = sunflower
  12. ਸਰ੍ਹੋਂ = mustard
  13. ਰਾਤ ਦੀ ਰਾਣੀ = night blooming jasmine

ExercisesEdit

1. Write names of any five flowers in Punjabi.

Solution
  1. ਗੁਲਾਬ (rose)
  2. ਗੇਂਦਾ (marigold)
  3. ਕਮਲ (lotus)
  4. ਸੂਰਜਮੁਖੀ (sunflower)
  5. ਚਮੇਲੀ (jasmine)

ConclusionEdit

In this chapter you have been introduced to flowers of Punjab. In the next chapter you will learn fruits