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ਰੁੱਖ - TreesEdit

 
ਬੋਹੜ- Banyan tree

A tree is called ਰੁੱਖ in Punjabi. ਬੋਹੜ i.e. banyan is the National tree of India. It is a leading component of the triveni, consisting of the banyan tree, the sacred fig tree and the neem tree. From times immemorial it has been central to the Indian village life.

  1. ਬੋਹੜ = banyan (Ficus benghalensis)
  2. ਪਿੱਪਲ = peepal or sacred fig (Ficus religiosa)
  3. ਨਿੱਮ = neem or margosa tree (Azadirachta indica)
  4. ਟਾਹਲੀ = shisham (Dalbergia sissoo)
  5. ਤੂਤ = mulberry (Morus alba)
  6. ਧਰੇਕ = Persian lilac
  7. ਅੰਬ = mango tree (Mangifera indica)
  8. ਅਖ਼ਰੋਟ = walnut tree
  9. ਬਾਂਸ = bamboo
  10. ਸਿੰਬਲ = silk cotton tree
  11. ਕਿੱਕਰ = babool(Acacia nilotica)
  12. ਇੰਮਲੀ = tamarind
  13. ਲਸੂੜਾ = assyrian plum
  14. ਬੇਰੀ = berry tree
  15. ਸਫ਼ੈਦਾ = eucalyptus, poplar
  16. ਜਾਮੁਨ = black plum
  17. ਅੱਕ = milkweed (Calotropis procera)
  18. ਕਰੀਰ = caper plant
  19. ਰਾਤ ਦੀ ਰਾਣੀ = night blooming jasmine

ExercisesEdit

1. Write names of any five trees in Punjabi. {{HideNseek|title=Solution|text=

  1. ਅੰਬ mango tree
  2. ਟਾਹਲੀ shisham
  3. ਪਿੱਪਲ peeple
  4. ਬੋਹੜ banyan
  5. ਕਿੱਕਰ babool

2. Write the names of five fruit bearing trees.

Solution
  1. ਅੰਬmango tree
  2. ਅਖ਼ਰੋਟ
  3. ਬੇਰੀ barry tree
  4. ਜਾਮੁਨ black plum
  5. ਇੰਮਲੀ

ConclusionEdit

In this chapter, you were introduced to trees. The next chapter shall be devoted to vegetables.