Useful phrases in Dogri

A collection of useful phrases in Dogri (डोगरी), a Western Pahari language spoken in northern India.

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Phrase डोगरी (Dogri)
Hello (General greeting) नमस्ते (namastē)
सलाम-लेकुम (salam lēkum) - to a Muslim
चरणबंदना (charanbandana) - to a Hindu elder
पैरिपे (pairipē) - to a Hindu elder
Hello (on phone)
How are you? केह् हाल ऐ? (kē āal ae) - inf
तुं'दा केह् हाल ऐ? (tunda kēh āl ai ) - frm
Reply to 'How are you?' अ'ऊं खरा आं। (āū khara ā)
Long time no see
What's your name? तुं'दा केह् नांऽ ऐ?
(tunda kēh nā ai)
My name is ... मेरा नांऽ .... ऐ।
(mēra nā .... ai)
Where are you from? तुस कुत्थूं दे हो? (tus kuthē dē ō?)
I'm from ... अ'ऊं ... थमां आं। (Aaun ... thmā ā)
Pleased to meet you
Good morning
(Morning greeting)
Badle di namaste
Subh saber
Good afternoon
(Afternoon greeting)
Good evening
(Evening greeting)
Sanjhe di namaste
Subh san'ta
Good night
(Parting phrases)
खरा फ्ही (khara phī)
Good luck!
Cheers! Good Health!
(Toasts used when drinking)
Have a nice day
Bon appetit /
Have a nice meal
Bon voyage /
Have a good journey
Yes Haann
No Naa
I don't know
Do you understand?
I understand
I don't understand मिगी समझ नेईं लग्गी। (migī samj ni lagī)
Please speak more slowly आस्ता/बल्लें बोलेओ (āstā/haulī galāo)
Please say that again
Please write it down
Do you speak English? तुस अंगरेजी बोलदे ओ? (tus agarēzī galāndē ō)
Do you speak Dogri? तुस थोढ़ी बोलदे ओ? (tus ḍōgrī galāndē ō)
Yes, a little
(reply to 'Do you speak ...?')
मिगी थोढ़ी जेई डोगरी औंदी ऐ। (migī thōṛī jaī ḍōgrī nī āndi ai)
I'm learning Dogri
Do you speak a language
other than
Speak to me in Dogri
How do you say ... in Dogri?
Excuse me इक खिन (jhak khin)
मिंट गल्ल सुनेओ (mĩṭ gall suneo)
खिमा (khimā)
माफ करेओ (māph karēo)
I would like ...
How much is this?
Sorry मिगी खिमा (migī khimā)
माफ करेओ (māph karēo)
Please किरपा (kirpā)
Thank you शुक्रिया (śhukriyā)
धन्नवाद (tanvād)
थुआढ़ा धन्नवाद: (thuara dhanwad)
Reply to thank you Tunda swagat ae
Where's the toilet / bathroom? शौचाले कुत्थें ऐ? śocalya kuthē ai?)
This gentleman will pay for everything
This lady will pay for everything
Would you like to dance with me?
Do you come here often?
I miss you मिगी थुआढ़ा चेता औंदा ऐ (migee thuara cheta aonda ae)
I love you में तुगी हिरख करना (main tungee hirkh kadna)
Get well soon
Go away!
Leave me alone! मिगी इक्कला छोड़ी ओड़ो। (migi kallā chodiodo!)
Fire! अग्ग! (agg!)
Stop! रोको! (rōkō!)
Call the police!
Christmas greetings
New Year greetings
Easter greetings
Birthday greetings
One language is never enough
My hovercraft is full of eels

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