Hindi Phrases

Hindi is a modern Indo-Aryan language spoken in South Asian countries (India, Pakistan, Nepal) and also in other countries outside Asia (Mauritius, Trinidad, Fiji, Surinam, Guyana, South Africa and other countries). Approximately six hundred million people speak Hindi, as either a first or second language. It is ranked among the five most widely spoken languages of the world. Along with English, it is the official language of India.


Hello/Goodbye: namaste

Excuse me: maaf kijiyeh

Please: meharbani she

Thank you: shukriya

Yes: haan

No: nahin

How are you?: aap kiaseh hain?

Very well, thank you: bahut acha, shukriya

What's your name?: aap ka shubh naam kya hai?

My name is.: meraa naam.hai

Do you speak English? Kya aap angrezi aatee hai?

I don't understand: meri samajh mei nahin aaya

What time is it? Kitneh bajeh hain?

Where is the.? . kahan hai?

Bus stop: bas staap

Hotel: hotal

Station: steshan

How far is .?: . kitni duur hai?

How do I get to .?: . main wahan kaiseh jaun?

When will the next bus leave?: agli bas kab jaaegi?

Which bus goes to.? .kaun sii bas jaati hai?


Food and Shopping

Please show me the menu: mujheh minu dikhaiyeh

I only eat vegetarian food: main shakahaari huun

The bill please: bill de dijiyeh

How much?: kitneh paiseh?

This is expensive: yah bahut mehnga hai


Chemist: davai kii dukaan

Market: bazaar

Shop: dukaan


Fruit: phal

Vegetables: sabzi

Sugar: chini

Rice: chaaval

Water: paani

Tea: chai

Coffee: kaafi

Milk: dudh



1: ek

2: do

3: teen

4: char

5: panch

6: chhe

7: saat

8: aath

9: nau

10: das


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