India Phrasebook

Hindi Phrasebook

English HindiPronounciation
hello namaste na-ma-stay
goodbye namaste na-ma-stay
please kripaya krp-ya
thank you shukhriya/ dhanyavaad shook-riya /dhun-ya-vaad
yes haan ha
no naheen n-he
my name is... mera naam ... hai may-ra naam ... hey
how much is...? kitna hua...? kith-na...?
where is�? ... kaha hai? � kaha hey?
do you speak English? kyaa aap angrézee? apko angrezi ati hai?
I don't understand� mai samjha nahi mai sum-jhi n-
one, two three, four, five ek, do, teen, chaar, paanch ek, dow, tin, char, panch
I need a doctor mujhko doctor chahie muj-ko doctor cha-hie

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