chickpea

Farsi (Persian) translation: نخود

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English term or phrase:chickpea
Farsi (Persian) translation:نخود
Entered by: SeiTT

08:17 Oct 1, 2010
English to Farsi (Persian) translations [Non-PRO]
Science - Botany / Pulses
English term or phrase: chickpea
Greetings,

My dictionaries contradict one another on this, so I'd like to ask you, please.

Please see:
http://www.google.co.uk/images?q=chickpea&rls=com.microsoft:...

Some of them are the dried variety; interestingly, when they are roasted, Turkish uses a completely different word (leblebi). The usual Turkish word for ‘chickpea’ is ‘nohut’, but you seem to use نخود for peas rather than chickpeas (or maybe both?).

All the best, and many thanks,

Simon
SeiTT
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:30
نخود
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نخود/خلر
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Farzad Akmali
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نخود


Explanation:
نخود/خلر

Farzad Akmali
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