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Excuse me in many languages

There are two main uses of this phrases: to ask for something/attract somebody's attention (marked 1 below), and to ask somebody to move out of the way so that you can get by (marked 2 below).

Language Excuse me
Adyghe Къысфэгъэгъу (sg)
Къысфэжъугъэгъу (pl)
Afrikaans Verskoon my!
Ekskuus!
Albanian (Gheg) M'fal!
Albanian (Tosk) Më fal!
Aleut Amtang
Alqus hix̂tal hingamax̂t? (I'm sorry, what are you saying?)
Aklan Pasensyaha ako
Alsatian 's düet mir Leid
Amharic ይቅርታ (yiqirta)
Arabic
(Egyptian)
m - ('an iznak) عن إزنك!
f - ('an iznik) عن إزنك!
pl - ('an izniku) عن إزنك!
Arabic
(Lebanese)
3an eznak
3afwan
Arabic
(Modern Standard)
to attract attention - (min faḍlak/ik) من فضلك!
to ask someone to move (al-ma'dirah) المعذرة!
Arabic
(Moroccan)
(smeh līya) اسمح لي!
Armenian
(Eastern)
Ներողությո'ւն: (Nerogh.utyun)
Կներե'ք: (Knerek’)
Armenian
(Western)
Ներողութիւն (Neroghootyoon)
Կը ներես (Guh neres) inf
Կը ներէք: (Guh nerek) frm
Assamese ক্ষমা কৰিব (kyoma koribo)
Azeri Üzr istəyirəm
Bağışlayın
Basque Barkatu
Belarusian Даруйце (Daruytsye)
Перапрашаю (Pyeraprashayu)
Bengali শুনুন। (shunun)
এই যে। (ei je)
Bhojpuri माफ़ करीं (maaf karin)
Bosnian Izvinite! Oprostite! (frm) Oprosti! (inf)
Breton Digarezit ac'hanon!
Eskuzit ac'hanon!
Bulgarian Извинете! (Izvinete)
Извинете ме! (Izvinete me)
Извинявам се! (Izvinjavam se)
Пардон (Pardon)
Прощавайте! (Proštavajte)
Простете! (Prostete)
Моля за извинение (Molja za izvinenie)
Burmese ခင္ဗဵာ? (ka mya?) m / shin? (f)
Cape Verdean Creole Da-n lisensa
Catalan Dispensi!
Perdoni!
Cebuano Ekskyus mi
Excuse me
Tabi sa
Chamorro
(Guam dialect)
Dispensa yo'
Chamorro
(North Marianas dialect)
Dispensa yu
Chipewyan ʔarélá
Chinese
(Cantonese)
請問 (chéngmahn) - to get attention
唔該 (m̀hgòi) - to get past
失陪 (sàtpùih) - used when leaving for a while
Chinese
(Hakka)
請問 (ts'iang3mun5)
Chinese
(Mandarin)
請問 [请问] qǐngwén - to attract attention (lit. "may I ask")
對不起 [对不起] duìbùqǐ - asking people to move
Chipewyan ʔarélá
Cornish Gav dhymm!
Peidgy gaffans (MC)
Corsican Scusatemi
Croatian Oprostite!
Ispričavam se!
Cuyonon Ikskios anay; Maagi anay; Agi ako anay
Czech Promiňte!
Promiň! (inf)
Odpusť mi to (inf)
Odpusťte mi to (frm)
Danish Undskyld mig!
Dutch Neem me niet kwalijk
Neemt u mij niet kwalijk
Excuseert u mij
Esperanto Pardonu!
Estonian Vabandage!
Faroese Orsaka meg
Finnish Anteeksi!
French Excusez-moi !
Pardon !
Pardonnez-moi !
Frisian (North) Ferschånke!
Frisian (Sater) Ferschoonenge!
Frisian (West) Nim my net kwea ôf
Friulian Scusimi (inf)
O domandi scuse (frm)
Galician ¡Perdoe! ¡Desculpe!
Georgian უკაცრავად (uk’atsravad)
ოფიციანტი (opitsiahnt’i)
ბოდიში (bodishi)
German Entschuldigung!
Entschuldigen Sie!
Verzeihung!
Greek (Modern) Με συγχωρείς! (Me sinhorís) - inf
Με συγχωρείτε! (Me synhoríte) - frm
Gullah 'Scuze me!
Gujarati મફ કર્જો (māf karjo)
Hawaiian E kala mai iaʻu!
Haitian Creole Eskize mwen
Eskize m
Hausa Gafara dai
Hebrew בבקשה! (1), סליחה רגע! (2)
Hindi क्षमा कीजिए! (kṣama kījie)
माफ़ कीजिये! (māf kījiye)
ज़रा सुनिये! (zarā suniye)
Hungarian Elnézést!
Icelandic Afsakið! Fyrirgefðu!
Igbo Biko, chètú (for attention)
Biko, é weli íwé (begging pardon)
Indonesian Maaf
Permisi (to get past)
Interlingua Pardona me
Inuktitut ᐄᑯᓗ (Iikuluga)
Iñupiaq Pisaraluarnak / Pisanritchikpin
Pisaŋŋitkikpiñ / Tusaaŋŋisiqtuŋa
Irish (Gaelic) Gabh mo leithscéal
Italian Permesso (let me through)
Scusa! (inf)
Scusami! (inf)
Scusi! (frm)
Mi scusi! (frm) - pardon
Japanese すみません! (sumimasen)
Javanese Nuwun séwu (Kromo Inggil)
Mit - amit (Ngoko)
Jèrriais Extchûthez-mé, Pardonnez-mouai
Kannada ಕ್ಷಮಿಸಿ! (kshamisi)
Kazakh Кешіріңіз! (Keşiriñiz!)
Khmer សុំទោស (sohm toh)
Khoekhoe (Nama) ǁGawaǁaegu te.
Kinyarwanda Imbabazi / Ndasaba inzira
Kiribati Taiaoka
Korean 실례하겠습니다! (shillehagessumnida)
Kurdish (Kurmanji) Af bike (getting attention)
Bê zehmet (begging pardon)
Kurdish (Sorani) Lêm bibûre
Kyrgyz Кечиресиз (Kechiresiz) - sg/frm (for attention)
Кечиресиң (Kechiresing) - sg/inf (for attention)
Кечириңиз (Kechiringiz) - sg/frm (begging pardon)
Ladino Ekskuza!
Lakota Sioux Émičiktuŋža yo (m>sg)
Émičiktuŋža ye (f>sg)
Émičiktuŋža po (m>pl)
Émičiktuŋža pe (f>pl)
Lao ຂໍໂທດ (khãw thôht)
Latin Me excusa (sg)
Me excusate (pl)
Limburgish Verekskezeer! (inf) Verekskezeert! (frm) Perdóng!
Latvian Piedodiet! (frm)
Piedod! (inf)
Atvainojiet! (frm)
Atvaino! (inf)
Lithuanian Atsiprašau!
Lojban .u'u
Lozi Ni kupa swalelo
Luxembourgish Entschëllegt? Pardon
Macedonian Прocтeтe! (Prostete) = Please forgive me / I'm sorry
Извинете (Izvinete) - to ask to get by
Malagasy Azafady kay
Malay Tumpang lalu (to pass by)
Maafkan saya
Malayalam ക്ഷമിക്കണം (kshamikkanam)
Maldivian Ma-aaf kurey
Maltese Skużi!
Skużani!
Mam Noq same ta
Noq same na
Manx (Gaelic) Gow my leshtal! Jean my leshtal!
Māori Arohaina mai
Marathi क्शमा करा (kshamā karā)
Marshallese Jolok bwir!
Mongolian Өршөөгөөрэй (Örshöögöörei)
Nahuatl Ma ixpāntzinco
Navajo Shoohá
Ndebele (Northern) Uxolo
Nepali माफ गनुस्
(maapha ganus)
Newari / Nepal Bhasa छ्यमा यानादिसँ
Northern Sámi Ándagassii
Northern Sotho Ntshwarele
Tshwarelo
Norwegian Unnskyld! Unnskyld meg!
Occitan Perdon? Desencusa? Desencusatz?
Oriya କ୍ଷମା କରିବେ (kyamā karibe) - to get past
କ୍ଷମା କରନ୍ତୁ (kyamā karantu) - to get attention
Papiamento Despensa mi
Disculpami
Persian (Farsi) (mazerat mikham) معذرت ميخوام (bebakhshid) ببخشيد!
Polish Przepraszam!
Portuguese (Brazilian) Por favor! Com licença! Desculpe! Perdão!
Desculpa (inf) Escuse-me
Portuguese Com licença!
Desculpe!
Perdão! (frm)
Desculpa (inf)
Portuguese (Brazilian) Por favor!
Com licença!
Desculpe!
Perdão!
Desculpa! (inf)
Punjabi ਵੇਖੋ ਜੀ। / ویکھو جی۔ (vēkhō jī)
ਦੇਖੋ ਜੀ। / دیکھو جی۔ (dēkhō jī)
Quechua Pampachaway / Dispinsaykuway
Romanian Scuzaţi-mă!
Romansh Perdunai
Russian Извините! (Izvinite) - frm, Извини! (Izvini) - inf
Sakha Бырастыы гыныҥ (bɯrastɯɯ gɯnɯŋ) - frm
Бырастыы гын (bɯrastɯɯ gɯn) - inf
Samoan Tulou lava
Sanskrit कृपया क्षम्यताम् (kripayā kshamyatām)
Scots Excuise me
Scottish Gaelic Gabh mo leisgeul!
Serbian Извините! (Izvinite!) Опростите! (Oprostite!)
Sesotho Ntshwarele; Ntsoarele
Shona Pamusoro (sg) Pamusoroyi (pl)
Sicilian Scusa
Scusassi (frm)
Mi scusassi (frm)
Scusàtimi (pl)
Assa mi scusa (formal for elderly people)
Sinhala සමාවත්ත (samāvena)
අචසර (avasara) - to priests
Slovak Prepáčte!
Slovenian Oprostite (frm)
Oprosti (inf)
Somali Iga raali ahow
Spanish ¡Perdón!
¡Perdone!
¡Discúlpe!
Swahili (1) Samahani nipishe (2) Samahani
Swedish Ursäkta!
Swiss German Entschuldigung / Exgüüsi
Tagalog Ipagpaumanhin ninyo ako! Paumanhin (po)!
Tahitian E'e / Auē ho'i e
Tamil மன்னிக்கணும் (mannikkanum)
Tatar Ğafu it(egez)
Telugu క్షమించండి (kshamiṅchaṅdi)
Tetum Kolisensa / Deskup pelici / Desku pihcih
Thai ขอโทษ (kŏr tôht)
Tibetan དགོངས་དག བཟོད་དུ་གསོལ། ཐུགས་རྗེ་གཟིགས།
Tigrinya ይቅሬታ ግበረለይ! (Yiqreta Gbereley!) m/sg
ይቅሬታ ግበርለይ! (Yiqreta Gberiley!) f/sg
Tok Pisin Skius
Tongan kātaki / tulou
Tswana Intshwarele
Turkish İzninizle
Pardon, geçebilir miyim? (to get past)
Pardon, bakar mısınız? (to get attention)
Ukrainian Перепрошую! (Pereprošuju)
Urdu (mā'zarat) معزرت! (māf kījiye) معاف کيجۓ!
Uyghur Kechürüng! Кехүрүң! !كةچۈرۈڭ!
Uzbek Uzr
Kechirasiz
Venetian Scuxéme (pl) Scùxeme (sg) El me scuxa
Vietnamese Xin lỗi
Võro Andkõ andis / Pallun vabanda
Welsh Esgusodwch fi (frm) Esgusoda fi (inf)
Wolof Baal ma!
Xhosa Uxolo!
Ndixolele!
Yapese Siro / Siroeq
Yiddish (Zayt moykhl) זײַט מוחל! (Zayt mir moykhl) זײַט מיר מוחל!
Yoruba Ẹ ̣se fun mi / Ẹ jọwọ, ẹ gbọ mi
Zazaki Qaytê qısuri mebên
Zulu Uxolo!