Learn how to say Lentil correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word lentil:
1a high-protein pulse which is dried and then soaked and cooked prior to eating.
2the plant which yields lentils, native to the Mediterranean and Africa and grown also for fodder.
Lens culinaris, family Leguminosae
Middle English: from Old French lentille, from Latin lenticula, diminutive of lens, lent- ‘lentil’