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Slags of Nepal

Slangs of Nepal
Before travelling any place it is always good to learn phrases and few lines of the local language. It helps to build up good rapport with local people and make travel more pleasant. Here are some common phrases and words in English and their Nepalese translation:

Hello Namaste
How are you? Sanchai hunu huncha?
Fine, thank you. Sanchai chu, dhanyabad.
What is your name? Tapaiko naam ke ho?
My name is ……. Meero name ……….ho.
Where are you going? Tapai kahan jaane?
I am from America? Ma amerika bata aayeko.
What is this? Yo ke ho?
I know Malai thaahaa chha.
I don’t know. Malai thahaa chhaina.
Thank you.  Dhanyabaad.
Yes. Hajur.
No.  Chaina.
Excuse me.  Maph paun.
I'm sorry. Ma dukhi chu.
Goodbye Namaste
I only speak little Nepali  Ma ali-ali Nepali bolchu.
Do you speak English? Tapalaai Angregi bolnuhuncha?
Good morning.  Good morning.
Good evening. Good evening.
Good night.  Subha ratri.
I don't understand.  Mai le buhjina.
Where is the toilet?  Toilet kaha cha.
Leave me alone. Malaai eklai chodnus.
I need your help. Malaai tapaiko sahayog chaiyo.
It's an emergency. Malai aapat paryo.
I'm lost. Maile bato haranyen.
Help.  Bachhau.
I lost my bag.  Mero jhola harayo.
I lost my wallet. Mero wallet harayo.
Can I use your phone? Phone prayog garna sakchu?
Is it far from here? Yenha bata kati taadha chha?
Please give me a cup of tea? Ek kap chiya panuna?
What time is it? Kati bajyo?


Food & Drink

Rice Bhaat
Lentil Daal
Spinach (Vegetable) Saag
Cooked Vegetable Tarkari
Bread  Roti
Tea  Chiya
Tasty Mitho
Spicy Piro
Meat Masu
Chicken Meat Kukhurako Masu
Potato Aalu
Cobbage Banda
Cauliflower  Kauli
Corn Makai
Beer (local)  Chhang
Egg Phool

Weather

It is Cold Today Aaja chiso cha.
It is hot today  Aaja garmi cha
It is raining. Pani pardaicha
Hot/ warm    Tato/ garmi
Cold Chiso

Health
I'm sick. Malaai sancho chaina.
I've been injured. Malaai chot lagyo.
I have altitude sickness  Mali lek laagyo.
I need a doctor. Malaai doctor chaiyo.

Few Commom Words
House Ghar
Latrine  Charpi
Shop     Pasal
Steep uphill  Ukali
Steep downhill Oraalo
Straight ahead Sidha
Left Daahine
Right Baayaan