Definition of firni in English:

firni

noun

mass noun
  • A sweet Indian dish of thickened milk, dried fruit, and ground rice.

    • ‘The paloodeh is then served topped with one of a variety of toppings including fruit sherbet; fruit syrup; firni; or a kind of milk custard which is flavoured with salep or as a topping for ice cream (kulfi in India).’
    • ‘Ghee rice is indeed a speciality of the Chicago, followed by tea or coffee and firni or pudding for dessert.’

Origin

From Hindi firnī, from Persian.

Pronunciation

firni

/ˈfɪəni/