Useful Aleut phrases

A collection of useful phrases in Aleut. Click on the English phrases to see them in many other languages.

EnglishUnangam Tunuu (Aleut)
Welcome Qaĝaasakung huzuu haqakux̂
(Thank you all for coming)
HelloAang
How are you?Alqutaxt?
Alqutaltxin?
Alqutaadaltxin?
Fine thanks, and you?Maqagilakuq, qagaasal ama txin?
Long time no seeAduutal ukux̂talakan
What's your name?Kiin asax̂tax̂t?
My name is ...... asax̂takuq
Where are you from?Txin qanaax?
Qaataax̂t?
I'm from ....... haqaaxing
Pleased to meet you Ukuĝaan ix̂amnakux̂ (I am happy to see you)
Good morningQilachxizax̂
Good afternoonAngaliichxizax̂
Good eveningAmgiichxizax̂
Good night 
GoodbyeUkudigada
Good luckUkudigal
Cheers/Good health!Qaĝanaazax̂
Ukudigatunal
Have a nice daySlachxizax̂ malgakux̂
Bon appetitQaatunaxt
Bon voyageUniikam Aluĝil
Aluĝim Adutal
I understand 
I don't understandTutalagakuq
Please speak more slowlyTunux̂taasal ixsil tii
Please say that againHikuu tataam tii
Please write it downAluĝim tiix̂t ii?
Do you speak Aleut? Unangam tunuu Aadazaxt ii?
Yes, a little
How do you say ... in Aleut? ... Alquusal hix̂tal hingamax̂t?
Excuse me Amtang
Alqus hix̂tal hingamax̂t? (I'm sorry, what are you saying?)
How much is this?Qanaang uma ii?
SorryAmtal
Thank youQaĝaasakung
You're welcome
Where's the toilet?Qaĝaasakung
This gentleman/lady will pay for everythingTayaĝurum ama Ayagam huzuu akiisal
Would you like to dance with me?Txin iĝamaĝal taliĝing ii?
I love youTxin yaktakuq
Get well soonTxin kaangutikux̂ agiichigaan
Leave me alone!Txin Hingaing!
Txin tunux̂taasalakaq!
Help!Aguung!
Fire!Hixs!
Stop!Haaĝanil!
Call the police!Puulitxsiyam hiilaĝal!
Merry Christmas
and Happy New Year
Kamgan Ukudigaa ama Slum Tagadagan Qaĝataa!
Happy EasterPascha-Qaĝaadan
Pascha-Niiĝuĝix̂
Happy Birthday
One language is never enoughAtaqan tunuum sanaqaĝikan
My hovercraft is full of eels
Why this phrase?
Baluunax̂ liidax̂ ayx̂aasim hnin

Aleut translations provided by Halluuq Unqunqai

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