English pronunciation of some daily words of Tibetan language

It would be interesting to learn some basic words and sayings in Tibetan. The following are some of the words and expressions for your reference.

Greetings

Hello: tashi deleg

How are you? : keh-rang ku-su de-bo yin-peh?

Good-bye: kah-leh phe

See you later: jay-la shong

I'm Sorry : gong-dhaa

You're Welcome : kay-nang-gi-ma-ray

What is your name?: Ming la kay-rey?

My name is …. : Ngah…… yin.

Pronouns and relations

I : ngah

You : keh-rahng

he/she: khong-rahng

Directions and transportation

left : yong-qang

right : yehang-qang

go straight ahead : ke-er-duom

bus: mozha

bus station: mozha-pazhuo

Places

hotel: zhun-kangha

gas station: nong-lu-sah

bank : wha-khang

monastery: kuong-bah

hospital: men-khang

Shopping

price: ni-kong-zha

expensive : kong-zha-chang-po

cheap : kong-zha-chung-po

money : bei-xiha

What is this? : Dee kah-ray?

How much: kah-tsay

I will take it: nhi-geying

I will leave it : nhi-gemei

Time and days

daytime: ni-ma-kuang

night : china-kuang

yesterday : keh-sah

today : thi-ring

tomorrow : sahng-nyi

morning: shiao-gai

noon : ning-guh

Daily dialogues

Hello : tashi-deleg

Nice to meet you : khye ran jel-ne ga-po joong

Is there a vacancy : shiongsha-dugu-er

Are there any tourist guide : nixian-ba-yhou-bo

 


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