Toilet signs in many languages

This page should help you to recognise the words for male and female toilets in a variety of languages.

You can click on the language names to see useful phrases in those languages.

Language Male toilet
Male toilet
Female toilet
Female toilet
AfrikaansHereDamen
AlbanianBurraGra
Amharicየወንዶች (yäwänədočə)የሴቶች (yäsetočə)
Arabic(Hamman lirrijal) حمام للرجال(Hamman linnisa'a) حمام للنساء
BulgarianМъже (Mǎže)Жени (Ženi)
Chinese男 (Nán)女 (Nǚ)
CzechPáni / MužeDámy / Ženi
DanishHerrerDamer
DutchHeren / MannenDames / Vrouwen
EnglishGentlemen / GentsLadies
EstonianMeesteleNaistele
FinnishMiehetNaiset
FrenchHommesFemmes
GermanHerrenDamen
GreekΑνδρών (Andrṓn)Γυναικών (Ginaikṓn)
Hindiपुरुश (purush)महिलाएँ (mahilāẽ)
HungarianFérfiakNők
IcelandicKarlarKonur
IndonesianPriaWanita
Irish (Gaelic)FirMná
ItalianSignori / UominiSignore / Donne
Japanese男 (Otoko)女 (Onna)
LatvianVīriešuSieviešu
MacedonianМaшки (Maški)Женски (Ženski)
MalayLelakiPerempuan
MalteseRgielNisa
NorwegianHerrer / MennDamer / Kvinner
Persianﻣردانهزنانه
PolishPanowie / MęskiPanie / Damski
PortugueseHomensSenhoras
RomanianBărbaţiFemei
RussianΜужской (Muzhskoy)
Μужской Туалет (Muzhskoy Tualet)
Женский (Zhenskiy)
Женский Туалет (Zhenskiy Tualet)
SpanishHombres / CaballerosMujeres / Señoras
SlovenianMoškiŽenske
SwahiliWanaumeWanawake
SwedishHerrarDamer
Thaiชาย (chaai)หญิง (yĭng)
Tamilஆண் (āṇ)பெண (pen)
TurkishErkeklerBayanlar
TuvaluanTāgataFāfine
WelshDynionMerched

Information compiled by Sam Giloi

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