Marathi Names for common Fish

  • Mackerel – Bangda
  • Black Pompret – Halwa / Sagoti(Kayi)
  • Seer fish /King Mackerel Fish – Surmai / Visonu/ Viswon
  • Indian Salmon – Raus / Rawas
  • Butterfish /Pomfret Pomplet /  – Paplet
  • Prawn – Jhinga / Chingri / Chemen/ Sungat
  • Clams – Teesrya / shimplya
  • Crab – Kekda / Kurlya
  • Indian dog shark – Mori
  • Ghol (Jew fish) – Ghol
  • Long fin cavalla – Koncar
  • Gold spoted anchovy – Capsali Mandli
  • Sardines – Pedvey
  • Reef cod/ Rock Cod – Gobro
  • Pearl spot – Kalundar/ Karimeen
  • Whip fin – majarra Shetki
  • Dhoma / Croakar Dodyaro (Hodki)
  • Common pony fish – Khampi
  • Mangrove red snapper – Tamoshi
  • Horse mackeral – Hado bangdo
  • Mullet – Shevtali / Shevto
  • Japanese thread fin bream – Rano
  • Round bellied sardines – Tarsulo
  • Indian oil sardines – Tarlo
  • Railbow sardines – Krishranchi peddi
  • Sead – Konkoro
  • Barracuda – Tonki
  • Hilsa ilisha – Peddi
  • Hilsa species – Vonog
  • Black tip shark – Pilo
  • Ribbon fish – Bale
  • Bombay duck – Bombil
  • Sole – Lep
  • Cat fish – Sangot/Sangtam
  • Anchovy or silver belly – Velli
  • Silver bar – Korli
  • Kite or Ray fish – Waghole
  • Lady fish – Mudoshi/ Kane/ Nogli
  • Rock bream – Haddo
  • Perch – Palu
  • Giant sea perch – Chonak
  • Naked head glassy – perchlet Buranto
  • Red Snapper – Rane
  • Greas carp – Rohu
  • Muliet – Shevto
  • Lemon Fish – Madsuli

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