Body part names in Sanskrit

शरीरस्य अङ्गानि (śarīrasya aṅgāni) means Parts of the Body in Sanskrit

This list is very helpful for students and newbies interested in learning Sanskrit.

When we learn any new language, we tend to first learn basic and common words. This list has Body part names in Sanskrit, its transliteration along with English and Hindi meaning for everyone's benefit.

Body Parts - 1

शिरः (śiraḥ)

English: Head

Hindi: सिर

Body Parts - 2

ललाटम् (lalāṭam)

English: Forehead

Hindi: माथा

Body Parts - 3

मुखम् (mukham)

English: Mouth

Hindi: मुँह

Body Parts - 4

कपोलः (kapolaḥ)

English: Cheek

Hindi: गाल

Body Parts - 5

नेत्रम् (netram)

English: Eye

Hindi: आँख

Body Parts - 6

चिबुकम् (cibukam)

English: Chin

Hindi: ठोडी

Body Parts - 7

केशः (keśaḥ)

English: Hair

Hindi: बाल

Body Parts - 8

जिह्वा (jihvā)

English: Tongue

Hindi: जीभ

Body Parts - 9

नासिका (nāsikā)

English: Nose

Hindi: नाक

Body Parts - 10

कर्णः (karṇaḥ)

English: Ear

Hindi: कान

Body Parts - 11

पादः (pādaḥ)

English: Leg

Hindi: पैर

Body Parts - 12

करः (karaḥ)

English: Hand

Hindi: हाथ

Body Parts - 13

कटिः (kaṭiḥ)

English: Waist

Hindi: कमर

Body Parts - 14

उदरम् (udaram)

English: Stomach

Hindi: पेट

Body Parts - 15

कण्ठः (kaṇṭhaḥ)

English: Throat

Hindi: गला

Body Parts - 16

अङ्गुष्ठः (aṅguṣṭhaḥ)

English: Thumb

Hindi: अंगूठा

Body Parts - 17

अङ्गुलिः (aṅguliḥ)

English: Finger

Hindi: अंगुली

Body Parts - 18

दन्तः (dantaḥ)

English: Tooth

Hindi: दाँत

Body Parts - 19

नखः (nakhaḥ)

English: Nail

Hindi: नाखून

Body Parts - 20

पृष्ठम् (pṛṣṭham)

English: Back

Hindi: पीठ