Potato in Tamil language means "Urulaikizhangu".
Potato is most common vegetable these days. Almost every day you can encounter potato based dish. Right from breakfast to dinner there is a dish where Potato is a main ingredient or one of the ingredients.
Potato slices: Potato slices are used to make chips. While chips are available in packets in super markets, there is nothing like a home made potato chips. We add just salt or kara podi to make it taste better.
Potato in cut form for main dish and side dish: Potato is cut and used to make main dish like Kuruma or for side dish like Potato fry.
Popular dish where Potato is used:
In main dish, as a main or additional vegetable ingredient in Koruma
In side dish for lunch, Potato fry
In side dish for break-fast, Potato masala
Spelling variations in Tamil name for Potato:
Urulai, Ourulai, Urulai kizhangu, Urulai kilangu, Urulaikizhangu, Urulaikilangu