Good night in many languages

How to wish someone a good night in numerous languages. These are phrases you use when parting from others at night.

Key to abbreviations: inf = informal, frm = formal, sg = said to one person, pl = said to more than one person.

Language Good night
Afrikaans Goeienag / Nag
Albanian Natën e mirë
Alsatian Güet' Nàcht
Amharic ደህና እደር (ähəna 'ədärə) - m
ደህና እደሪ (dähəna 'ədäri) -f
ደህና እደሩ (dähəna 'ədäru) - frm/pl
Arabic
(Egyptian)
(tiṣbaḥ 'ala kẖayr) تصبح على خير
response - (winta min ahla) وأنت من أهله
Arabic
(Lebanese)
Tosba7 3a khayr
Arabic
(Modern Standard)
(tuṣbiḥ 'alā khayr) تصبح على خير
(laylah sa'īdah) ليلة سعيدة
Aragonese Buena nuei
Armenian
(Eastern)
Բարի' գիշեր: (Bari gisher)
Լո'ւյս բարի: (Luis bari) - response
Armenian
(Western)
Գիշեր բարի: (Keesher paree)
Լոյս բարի: (Looys paree) - response
Assamese শুভৰাত্ৰী (subhoraattri)
Asturian Bona nuechi / Bones nueches
Azeri Axşamınız xeyir, Gecən xeyrə
Basque Gabon
Belarusian Дабранач (Dabranach)
Bengali শুভরাত্রি। (shubhoratri)
Bosnian Laku noć
Breton Noz vat
Bulgarian Лека нощ (Leka nošt)
Catalan Bona nit
Chechen Буьйса дика хуьлда хьан
Cherokee ᎣᏍᏓ ᏒᏃᏱ (Osda enoyi)
Chinese
(Cantonese)
早抖 (jóutáu)
Chinese
(Mandarin)
晚安 (wǎnān)
Chinese
(Taiwanese)
暗安 (àm-an) / 晚安 (bóan-an)
Cimbrian An guuta nacht
Cornish Nos dha; Nos da
Noze daa tha whye (MC)
Ternestatha (MC)
Corsican À bona notte
Croatian Laku noć
Cuyonon Mayad nga sirem ("Good dusk")
Czech Dobrou noc
Danish God nat
Dutch Goedenacht / Welterusten (rest well) Slaapwel
Elfdalian Góðnát
English Good night, Night night, Nighty Night,
Good night, sleep tight, hope the bedbugs don't bite!
Esperanto Bonan nokton
Estonian Head ööd
Faroese Góða nátt
Fijian Ni sa moce
Filipino Magandang gabi
Finnish Hyvää yötä / Yötä
French Bonne nuit
Frisian (North) Gou nåcht
Frisian (West) Sliep lekker (sleep well) Lekker koese
Friulian Buinegnot
Galician Boas noites
Georgian ძილი ნებისა (dzili nebisa)
საღამო მშვიდობისა (saghamo mshvidobisa)
German Gute Nacht
German (Bavarian) Gua̦dnacht
Greek (Modern) Καληνύχτα (kaliníhta)
Kαλό βράδυ (kaló vrádi)
Greenlandic Sinilluarit (sg) Sinilluaritsi (pl) - lit. 'sleep well'
Gujarati શુભ રાત્રે (shub rātrē)
Haitian Creole Bònn nui / Bonswa / Bonswa et bon rev
Hawaiian A hui hou / Aloha
Hausa Allah ya ba mu alheri / Mu kwana lafiya
Hebrew (laila tov) לילה טוב
Hindi नमस्ते (namaste) शुभ रात्रि (śubh rātri)
Hungarian Jó éjszakát (kívánok)
Icelandic Góða nótt
Igbo ka chi fo
Indonesian Selamat malam
Interlingua Bon nocte
Inuktitut ᐅᓐᓄᓴᒃᑯᑦ (Unnuaqhatkut/Unnuaqsakkut)
Iñupiaq Unnuaqsatkun
Irish (Gaelic) Oíche mhaith
Oíche mhaith agus codladh sámh (Good night and sleep well)
Italian Buonanotte
Japanese おやすみなさい (oyasumi nasai)
おやすみ (oyasumi)
Jèrriais Bouonne niet
Kannada ಶುಭರಾತ್ರಿ (shubharātri)
Kazakh Қайырлы түн (Qayırlı tün)
Khmer រាត្រីសួស្តី [riətrəi suəsdəi]
Kinyarwanda Muramuke
Klingon maj ram (Good, it is night!)
yInajchu' (Dream perfectly)
Korean 안녕히 주무십시요 (annyeong-hi jumusipsio) - frm
잘자 (jal jja) - inf
Kurdish (Kurmanji) Şevbaş; Şeva te bi xêr (sg)
Şevbaş; Şeva we bi xêr (pl)
Kurdish (Sorani) Shaw Khosh; Shaw bash
Lakota Sioux Hanhepi waste
Ladino (Buenas noches) בואינאס נוחיס
Latin Bonam Noctem!
Latvian Ar labunakti
Lithuanian Labanakt, Labos nakties
Lozi Lobala ka kozo
Luxembourgish Gutt Nuecht
Macedonian Добра ноќ (Dobra nok)
Malagasy Tsara mandry o / Tsara mandry dia manaova nofy tsara
Malay Selamat malam
Malayalam ശുഭ രാത്രി (subha rāthri)
Maldivian Baajaveri reygade / Ufaaveri nidhume
Maltese Bonswa / Il-Lejla it-tajba
Manx (Gaelic) Oie vie
Māori Pō mārie
Marathi शुभ रात्री (shubha rāthrī)
Mongolian Сайхан амраарай (Saikhan amraarai)
Сайхан нойрсоорой (Saikhan noirsooroi)
Ndebele (Northern) Lilale kuhle
Nepali शुभ रात्री (subha ratri)
Newari / Nepal Bhasa भिं चा
Northern Sámi Buorre idjá
Norwegian God natt
Occitan Bona nuèch
Oriya ସୁଭରାତ୍ର (shubharaatra)
Papiamento Bon nochi
Pashto (shpa mo pa kheyr) شپه مو په خير
Persian (Farsi) (shab bekheir) شب بخير
Polish Dobranoc
Portuguese Boa noite
Portuguese (Brazilian) Boa noite
Punjabi ਸ਼ੁੱਭ ਰਾਤਰੀ (shubh rātri)
Quechua Allin tuta
Romanian Noapte bună
Romansh Buna notg
Russian Спокойной ночи! (Spokojnoj noči!)
Доброй ночи! (Dobroj noči!)
Samoan Manuia le po
Sardinian
(Logudorese)
Bona notte
Scottish Gaelic Oidhche mhath
Serbian Лаку ноћ (Laku noć)
Sesotho Fonane (sg) Fonaneng (pl)
Shona Urare zvakanaka (sg) Murare Zvakanaka (pl)
Sicilian Bona notti
Sinhala සුභ රාත්‍රියක් (subha rāhthriyak)
Slovak Dobrú noc
Slovenian Lahko noč
Somali Habeen wanaagsan
Spanish Buenas noches
Stellingwarfs Goeienaacht
Sundanese Wilujeng kulem
Swahili Usiku mwema / Lala salama (sleep well)
Swedish God natt
Swiss German Guet Nacht
Tagalog Gudnayt
Matutulog na ako (I'm going to sleep now)
Matulog ka na (Go to sleep already) - inf
Matulog na po kayo (Go to sleep now) - frm
Tahitian Taoto maitai
Tamil இரவு வணக்கம் (iravu vanakkam)
Tatar Xäyerle tön
Telugu శుభ రాత్రి (shubha raathri)
Tetum Bonoite / Kalan diak / Boasnoite
Thai ราตรีสวัสดิ์ (raa-dtree sà-wàt)
Tibetan གཟིམ་ལཇག་གནང་དགོས་། (sim-jah nahng-go)
Tigrinya ቡሩኽ ለይቲ (Buruk Leyti)
ሰናይ ለይቲ (Senay Leyti)
ልዋም ለይቲ (Lwam Leyti)
Tok Pisin Gut nait
Tswana Borôkô! Robala sentle (sleep well)
Turkish İyi geceler
Ukrainian На добраніч (Na dobranič)
Urdu (shab bakhair) شب بخیر
Uzbek Hayirli tun
Venetian Bonanote
Vietnamese Chúc ngủ ngon
Võro Õdagust (when greeting)
Hüvvä õdagut (when saying goodbye)
Welsh Nos da
Wolof Fanaanleen jàmm
Xhosa Rhonanai / Ulale kakuhle
Yiddish (A gute nakht) אַ גוטע נאַכט
Yorùbá O da aarọ
Zazaki Şewe be xér / Şewe be xér bo
Zulu Lala kahle! (sg)
Lalani kahle! (pl)

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