Gujarati Vocabulary

The Gujarati vocabulary is the backbone for learning. Below we picked 70% of the most commonly used words. Therefore memorizing them will give you a 70% boost in the language. This is the smarter way of online learning. Learn only what you need. We start with commonly used numbers.

One: એક  [ek] Audio Two: બે  [be] Audio
Three: ત્રણ  [te'reṇ] Audio Four: ચાર  [cheār] Audio
Five: પાંચ  [peāmech] Audio Six:   [chh] Audio
Seven: સાત  [seāt] Audio Eight: આઠ  [āṭh] Audio
Nine: નવ  [nev] Audio Ten: દસ  [des] Audio
First: પ્રથમ  [pe'rethem] Audio Second: બીજું  [beījeum] Audio

Time Expressions

Days of the week and time expressions:

Monday: સોમવાર  [seomeveār] Audio Tuesday: મંગળવાર  [memegueḷeveār] Audio
Wednesday: બુધવાર  [beudheveār] Audio Thursday: ગુરુવાર  [gueureuveār] Audio
Friday: શુક્રવાર  [śheuke'reveār] Audio Saturday: શનિવાર  [śheneiveār] Audio
Sunday: રવિવાર  [reveiveār] Audio Now: હમણાં  [hemeṇeām] Audio
Yesterday: ગઈ કાલે  [gueī keāle] Audio Today: આજે   [āje ] Audio
Tonight: આજે રાત્રે કે સાંજે   [āje reāte're ke seāmeje ] Audio Tomorrow: આવતી કાલે   [āveteī keāle ] Audio

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Most popular fruits and vegetables:

Fruits: ફળો  [pheḷeo] Audio Apples: સફરજન  [sepherejen] Audio
Bananas: કેળા  [keeḷeā] Audio Tomatoes: ટામેટાં  [ṭeāmeeṭeām] Audio
Potatoes: બટાટા  [beṭeāṭeā] Audio Onions: ડુંગળી  [ḍeumegueḷeī] Audio

Colors that we think are very important to remember:

Red: લાલ  [leāl] Audio Green: લીલું  [leīleum] Audio
Blue: આસમાની રંગ  [āsemeāneī remegu] Audio White: સફેદ  [sepheed] Audio
Black: કાળું  [keāḷeum] Audio Grey: ભૂખરું  [bheūkhereum] Audio

Some words related to food:

Breakfast: શિરામણ  [śheireāmeṇ] Audio Lunch: બપોરનો અલ્પાહાર  [bepeoreneo ale'peāheār] Audio
Dinner: રાત્રિભોજન  [reāte'reibheojen] Audio Milk: દૂધ  [deūdh] Audio
Coffee: કૉફી  [keôpheī] Audio Bread: બ્રેડ   [be'reeḍ ] Audio

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Weather terms and sensations:

Sunny: તડકો  [teḍekeo] Audio Windy: તોફાની  [teopheāneī] Audio
Rainy: વરસાદ લાવનારું  [vereseād leāveneāreum] Audio Snowy: બરફીલું  [berepheīleum] Audio
Cold: ઠંડું  [ṭhemḍeum] Audio Hot: ગરમ  [guerem] Audio

Words related to family and relatives:

Boy: છોકરો  [chheokereo] Audio Girl: છોકરી  [chheokereī] Audio
Son: પુત્ર  [peute'r] Audio Daughter: પુત્રી  [peute'reī] Audio
Brother: ભાઇ  [bheāi] Audio Sister: બહેન  [beheen] Audio
Man: પુરુષ  [peureuṣ] Audio Woman: સ્ત્રી  [se'te'reī] Audio
Father: પિતા  [peiteā] Audio Mother: માતા  [meāteā] Audio
Grandfather: દાદા અથવા નાના   [deādeā atheveā neāneā ] Audio Grandmother: દાદી અથવા નાની   [deādeī atheveā neāneī ] Audio

Locations in the house which are talked about more during the day:

House: ઘર  [gher] Audio Toilet: ટોઈલેટ   [ṭeoīleeṭ ] Audio
Room: રૂમ   [reūm ] Audio Bedroom: શયનખંડ  [śheyenekhemḍ] Audio
Kitchen: રસોડું  [reseoḍeum] Audio Table: ટેબલ  [ṭeebel] Audio

Animals and pets popular to everyone:

Cat: બિલાડી  [beileāḍeī] Audio Dog: કૂતરો  [keūtereo] Audio
Mouse: ઉંદર  [umeder] Audio Bird: પક્ષી  [peke'ṣeī] Audio
Cow: ગાય  [gueāy] Audio Horse: ઘોડો  [gheoḍeo] Audio

The clothes most worn by most people:

Socks: મોજા  [meojeā] Audio Shoes: શુઝ  [śheujh] Audio
Trousers: ટ્રાઉઝર  [ṭe'reāujher] Audio Shirt: ખમીસ  [khemeīs] Audio
Sweater: સ્વેટર   [se'veeṭer ] Audio Coat: કોટ  [keoṭ] Audio

Most popular languages in the world:

English: ઇંગલિશ  [imegueleiśh] Audio French: ફ્રાંસનું  [phe'reāmeseneum] Audio
German: જર્મનીનું  [jere'meneīneum] Audio Spanish: સ્પેઇનનું  [se'peeineneum] Audio
Italian: ઇટાલીનું  [iṭeāleīneum] Audio Portuguese: પોર્ટુગલનું  [peore'ṭeugueleneum] Audio
Greek: ગ્રીસનું  [gue'reīseneum] Audio Russian: રશિયાનું  [reśheiyeāneum] Audio
Arabic: અરબી ભાષા  [arebeī bheāṣeā] Audio Hindi: હિન્દી  [heine'deī] Audio
Chinese: ચિની  [cheineī] Audio Japanese: જાપાનનું  [jeāpeāneneum] Audio


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Travel Vocabulary

Most popular terms when traveling:

Taxi: ટેક્સી   [ṭeeke'seī ] Audio Bus: બસ  [bes] Audio
Hotel: હોટેલ  [heoṭeel] Audio Reservation: રેઝર્વેશન  [reejhere'veeśhen] Audio
Airport: એરપોર્ટ   [erepeore'ṭ ] Audio Passport: પાસપોર્ટ  [peāsepeore'ṭ] Audio

Words you can use in class or talking about school:

Student: વિદ્યાર્થી  [veide'yeāre'theī] Audio Teacher: શિક્ષક  [śheike'ṣek] Audio
Pen: પેન   [peen ] Audio Books: પુસ્તકો  [peuse'tekeo] Audio
Page: પાનું  [peāneum] Audio Dictionary: શબ્દકોશ  [śhebe'dekeośh] Audio

Body parts which are talked about more often:

Hand: હાથ  [heāth] Audio Feet: પગ  [pegu] Audio
Hair: વાળ  [veāḷ] Audio Eye: આંખ  [āmekh] Audio
Mouth: મુખ  [meukh] Audio Nose: નાક  [neāk] Audio

Emergency vocabulary to ask for help or offer help when needed:

Ambulance: એમ્બ્યુલન્સ  [eme'be'yeulene's] Audio Doctor: ડૉક્ટર  [ḍeôke'ṭer] Audio
Hospital: હોસ્પિટલ  [heose'peiṭel] Audio Pharmacy: ફાર્મસી  [pheāre'meseī] Audio
Police: પોલીસ  [peoleīs] Audio Stomach Ache: પેટનો સણકો  [peeṭeneo seṇekeo] Audio

As you can see, this Gujarati vocabulary is something you will need every day. You can use our Vocabulary Trainer to help you memorize these words.

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Did you know? People use only a small amount of their vocabulary on a daily basis. The rest of the words are either unused or not used often.