How to welcome people in a variety of different languages.
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Key to abbreviations: sg = singular (said to one person), pl = plural
(said to more than one person), inf = informal, frm = formal, m = male
(said by males), f = female (said by females), >m = said to males,
>f said to females.
እንቋዕ ብደሐን መጻእካ (ənqwaˋ bdeHen meSaəka) m
እንቋዕ ብደሐን መጻእኪ (ənqwaˋ bdeHen meSaəki) f lit, "wonderful that you have arrived safely"
እንቋዕ ብድሐን ጸናሕካ (ənqwaˋ bdeHen SenaHka) m
እንቋዕ ብድሐን ጸናሕኪ (ənqwaˋ bdeHen SenaHki) f lit: "wonderful that you have stayed well" - response to above