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Useful phrases in North Frisian

A collection of useful phrases in North Frisian, a variety of Frisian spoken in Schleswig-Holstein.

You can see them in many other languages by clicking on the English versions.

English Nordfrasch (North Frisian)
Welcome Wäljkiimen
Hello Moin / Guundach
How are you?
Fine thanks, and you?
Hü gungt de dåt?
Me gungt et gödj, foole tunk, än de?
Long time no see Lung ai sänj
What's your name?
My name is ...
Hü håtst dü?
Ik hiitj ...
Where are you from?
I'm from ...
Weer kamst dü jurt?
Ik kam foon ...
Pleased to meet you Nat de tu drååwe
Good morning Moin
Good afternoon Moin
Good evening Gudeen
Good night Gou nåcht
Goodbye Adjiis
Good luck Luk deerma
Cheers/Good health! Sünhäid!
Have a nice day En moien däj uk / Hålt de stif
Bon appetit Mäljtid
Bon voyage Gou räis
I understand Ik begrip dåt / Ik ferstönj dåt
I don't understand Ik begrip dåt ai / Ik ferstönj dåt ai
I don't know
Please speak more slowly Weesegödj än snååk en lait sanier
Please say that again Weesegödj än seed wi
Please write it down Weesegödj än schriw dåt ap
Do you speak English? Koost dü Aingelsch?
Do you speak North Frisian?
Yes, a little
Snååkest dü Frasch?
Joo, en batje
How do you say ... in North Frisian? Hü säist dü ... aw Nordfrasch?
Excuse me Ferschånke!
How much is this? Hü foole kooste dåt?
Sorry Fertrüt me!
Please Weesegödj
Thank you
Response
Foole tunk
Where's the toilet? Weer as et hüüschen?
This gentleman/lady will pay for everything Diheere/Jüheer hiire/dam betåålt åål
Would you like to dance with me? Määst dü ma me doonse?
I miss you Dü breechst me
I love you Ik hääw de liif
Get well soon Si tu, dåt dü bål wider sün warst
Go away! Gung wach!
Leave me alone! Lätj me åliine!
Help!
Fire!
Stop!
Heelp!
Iilj!
Hüülj!
Call the police! Teel e politii!
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year Fröiliken jul än luk öntj nai iir
Happy Easter Fröiliken poosche
Happy Birthday Luklik tuleedelsdäi
One language is never enough Ån spräke as uler nooch
My hovercraft is full of eels
Why this phrase?
Min luftdümpetbüüdj as ful ma äil

Many phrases supplied by Booi Ingwersen

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Other collections of North Frisian phrases
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