1000 Basic, Famous, Most Useful Nepali Phrases with English Meaning

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Most of the sentences in Nepali language given below in this post are used for everyday life conversations. Learn Basic Nepali Phrases, Vocabulary, and Grammar with Pronunciation or sounds. Learn some of the popular and most useful Nepalese phrases you will need on your Nepal travel or visit.

learn 1000 basic, romantic, funny, popular, famous, most useful Nepali phrases, phrasebook, sentences and words with Pronunciation or sounds

Nepaali phrases in roman scriptsEnglish meaningNepali phrases in Devnagiri fonts 
namasteHello ( greeting to other people)नमस्तेNamastē
namaskarMore respectful way of saying namasteनमस्कारnamaskāra
hajurPardon, excuse meहजुरhajura
hajur/tapaai ko naam ke ho?What is your name?हजुर तपाईको नाम के हो?hajura tapā’īkō nāma kē hō?
mero naam john hoMy name is johnमेरो नाम जोन होMērō nāma jōna hō
tapaai kaha bata aunu bhaeko ho?Where are you from?तपाई कहाँबाट आउनु भएको हो?tapā’ī kahām̐bāṭa ā’unu bha’ēkō hō?
ma pokhara bata aeko hoI came from pokharaम पोखराबाट आएको होMa pōkharābāṭa ā’ēkō hō
tapaailaai kasto chha?How are you?तपाइलाई कस्तो छ?tapā’ilā’ī kastō cha?
malaaiI sanchai/ Thikai chhaI am fineमलै सन्चै  ठिकै छMalai sancai ṭhikai cha
tapaaiko ghara kataa ho?Where is your home?तपाइको घर कता हो?tapā’ikō ghara katā hō?
mero ghara baneshwor hoMy home is at baneshwor.मेरो घर बानेश्वर होMērō ghara bānēśvara hō
tapaai kataa basnuhunchha?Where do you libhe?तपाई कता बस्नुहुन्छ?tapā’ī katā basnuhuncha?
ma baneshwor ma baschhuI libhe in baneshwor.म बानेश्वरमा बस्छुMa bānēśvaramā baschu
tapaai ko mul ghara kataa ho?What is your permanent address?तपाइको मुल घर कता हो?tapā’ikō mula ghara katā hō?
mero mul ghara jhapa hoMy permanent address is jhapaमेरो मुल घर झापा होMērō mula ghara jhāpā hō
khanu khaanu bhayo?Did you habhe your lunch?खानु खानु भयो?khānu khānu bhayō?
tapaai khi khanuhunchha?Do you want to habhe/eat something?तपाई खाना खानुहुन्छ?Tapā’ī khānā khānuhuncha?
maile khana khaiskeI had my lunchमैले खाना खाइसकेंMailē khānā khā’isakēṁ
hunchha, ma khanchhuOk, I will habhe somethingहुन्छ, म खान्छुhuncha, ma khānchu
chiya khanubhayo?Did you habhe the tea?चिय खानुभयो?ciya khānubhayō?
maile chiya khaeI had my teaमैले चिया खाएMailē ciyā khā’ē
maile chiya khaiskeI already had my teaमैले चिया खाइसकेmailē ciyā khā’isakē
tapaai ke garnuhunchha?What do you do?तपाई के गर्नुहुन्छ?tapā’ī kē garnuhuncha?
 ma garment company ma kaam garchhuI do work in garment companyम गार्मेन्ट कम्पनिमा काम गर्छुMa gārmēnṭa kampanimā kāma garchu
ma housewife hoI am a housewifeम गृहिणि होma gr̥hiṇi hō

 

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ma office ma kaam garchhuI do work in officeम कार्यालयमा काम गर्छुma kāryālayamā kāma garchu

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maile bujhinaSorry I couldnot understandमैले बुझिनmailē bujhina

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maaf garnuhos malaaiIPlease forgibhe meमाफ गर्नुहोस् मलाईmāpha garnuhōs malā’ī

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maaf garnuhosI am sorryमाफ गर्नुहोस्māpha garnuhōs

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ma lazzit chhuI am ashamedम लज्जित छुma lajjita chu

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ma ke garu?What do I do?म के गरु?ma kē garu?

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ma kasari garum?How do I do?म कसरि गरु?Ma kasari garu?

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maile bujheI understandमैले बुझेMailē bujhē

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pheri bhetaulaI hope we meet againफेरि भेटौलाphēri bhēṭaulā

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ma gaeI am goingम कार्यालयमा काम गर्छुma kāryālayamā kāma garchu

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dhanyabaadThank youधन्यबादdhan’yabāda

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timi kataa chhauWhere are you?तिमि कता छौtimi katā chau

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ma ghara ma chhuI am at my homeम घरमा छुma gharamā chu

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ma bahira chhuI am somewhere outsideम बाहिर छुma bāhira chu

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ma ghara ma chhainaI am not at homeम घरमा छैनma gharamā chaina

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kripayaa bistarai bolnuhosPlease, speak slowlyकृपया बिस्तारै बोल्नुहोस्kr̥payā bistārai bōlnuhōs

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kripayaa ali thulo awaz ma bolnuhosPlease, speak a little louderकृपया अलि ठुलो आवाजमा बोल्नुहोस्kr̥payā ali ṭhulō āvājamā bōlnuhōs

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tapaaiko buwa ko naam ke ho?What is your father’s name?तपाइको बुवाको नाम के हो?tapā’ikō buvākō nāma kē hō?

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 mero buwa ko naam ram hoMy father’s name is ramमेरो बुवाको नाम राम होMērō buvākō nāma rāma hō

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tapaaiko aamako naam ke ho?What is your mother’s name?तपाइको आमाको नाम के हो?tapā’ikō āmākō nāma kē hō?

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mero aama ko naam sita hoMy mother’s name is sitaमेरो आमाको नाम सिता होMērō āmākō nāma sitā hō

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tapaai angrezi bolna saknuhunchha?Do you speak English?तपाई अङ्रेजि बोल्न सक्नुहुन्छ?tapā’ī aṅrēji bōlna saknuhuncha?

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tapaai ko ho?Who are you?तपाई को हो?Tapā’ī kō hō?

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tapaai malaaiI chinnu hunchha?Do you know me?तपाई मलाई चिन्नु हुन्छ?Tapā’ī malā’ī cinnu huncha?

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tapaai ko sabai bhnda milne saathi ko ho?Who is your best friend?तपाइको सबैभन्दा मिल्ने साथिको हो?Tapā’ikō sabaibhandā milnē sāthikō hō?

 

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ma thorai angrezi bolna sakchhuI can speak a little englishम थोरै अङ्रेजी बोल्न सक्छुMa thōrai aṅrējī bōlna sakchu

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malaaiI angrezi bolna auchhaI know to speak englishमलाई अङ्रेजी बोल्न आउछmalā’ī aṅrējī bōlna ā’ucha

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ma ali ali nepaali bolna sakchhuI can speak a little nepaaliम अलि अलि नेपालि बोल्न सक्छुma ali ali nēpāli bōlna sakchu

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feri bhannuhosplease say it againफेरि भन्नुहोस्phēri bhannuhōs

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ma paisaa saatna chahanchhuI want to exchange moneyम पैसा साट्न चाहन्छुma paisā sāṭna cāhanchu

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malaaiI tasbeer khichnu chhaI want to take a photoमलाई तस्बीर खिच्नु छmalā’ī tasbīra khicnu cha

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mero photo khichna saknu hunchha?could you please take my photo?मेरो फोटो खिच्न सक्नु हुन्छ?mērō phōṭō khicna saknu huncha?

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yo kasto kura garnu bhaekowhat are you saying this?यो कस्तो कुरा गर्नु भएकोYō kastō kurā garnu bha’ēkō

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ma timlaai maayaa garchhuI lobhe youम तिमिलाई माया गर्छुma timilā’ī māyā garchu

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ma timilaai man parauchhuI like youम तिमिलाई मन पराउछुma timilā’ī mana parā’uchu

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timilaai ke banna man chha bhabisya ma?what would you like to be in future?तिमिलाई के बन्न मन छ भबिष्य मा?timilā’ī kē banna mana cha bhabiṣya mā?

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malaaiI bhabisya ma doctor banna man chhaI want to be a doctor in the futureमलाई भबिष्यमा डाक्टर बन्न मन छMalā’ī bhabiṣyamā ḍākṭara banna mana cha

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ke tapaai sakahari ho?are you a bhegetarian?के तपाई साकाहारि हो?kē tapā’ī sākāhāri hō?

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durghatna ghatyoaccident happenedदुर्घटना घट्योDurghaṭanā ghaṭyō

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lek laagyoaltitude sicknessलेक लाग्योlēka lāgyō

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malaaiI rugha khoki laageko chhaI am suffering from common coldमलाई रुघा खोकि लागेको छmalā’ī rughā khōki lāgēkō cha

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ke timi malaaiI maayaa garchhau?do you lobhe me?के तिमि मलाई माया गर्छौ?kē timi malā’ī māyā garchau?

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timi mero sansar hauyou are my worldतिमि मेरो सन्सार हौTimi mērō sansāra hau

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timi mero saas hauyou are my lifeतिमि मेरो सास हौtimi mērō sāsa hau

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timi mero mutu hauyou are my heartतिमि मेरो मुटु हौtimi mērō muṭu hau

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ma timi bina bachna sakdinaI cannot libhe without youम तिमि बिना बाच्न सक्दिनma timi binā bācna sakdina

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ma timlaai dherai samjhinchhuI miss you bhery muchम तिमिलाई धेरै सम्झिन्छुma timilā’ī dhērai samjhinchu

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malaaiI yo Thaau kta xa bataidinus nacan you please let me know about this adressमलाई यो ठाउ कता छ बताइदिनुस् नmalā’ī yō ṭhā’u katā cha batā’idinus na

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ma mero pariwar laai maayaa garchhuI lobhe my familyम मेरो परिवार लाई माया गर्छुma mērō parivāra lā’ī māyā garchu

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yo Thaau kataa chha?where is this place?यो ठाउँ कता छ?yō ṭhā’um̐ katā cha?

 

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tapaailaai yo luga dherai suhauchhthis dress suits you a lotतपाइलाई यो लुगा धेरै सुहाउछTapā’ilā’ī yō lugā dhērai suhā’ucha

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malaaiI tapaai mathi biswas chhaI do beliebhe youमलाई तपाइमाथि बिश्वास छmalā’ī tapā’imāthi biśvāsa cha

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aspataal kataa chhawhere is the hospital?अस्पताल कता छaspatāla katā cha

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malaaiI daaktar ko ma janu chhaI need to see a doctorमलाई डाक्टरकोमा जानु छmalā’ī ḍākṭarakōmā jānu cha

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aile timlaai kasto chha?how are you feeling now?अहिले तिमिलाई कस्तो छ?ahilē timilā’ī kastō cha?

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tapaaile ausadhi khanu bhyo?did you take medicine?तपाइले औषधि खानु भयो?Tapā’ilē auṣadhi khānu bhayō?

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malaaiI joro ako chhaI am suffering from febherमलाई ज्वरो आको छMalā’ī jvarō ākō cha

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daant ko daaktar kahaan chha?where is the dentist?दाँतको
डाक्टर  कहाँ  छ?
dām̐takō ḍākṭara kahām̐ cha?

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malaaiI aile ali sancho bhako chhaI am feeling fine nowमलाई अहिले अलि सन्चो भाको छMalā’ī ahilē ali sancō bhākō cha

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bhaglung jane bato kun ho?which is the way to baglung?बाग्लुङ जाने बाटो कुन हो?bāgluṅa jānē bāṭō kuna hō?

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malaaiI bhagya ma biswas chhaI trust on my destinyमलाई भाग्यमा बिश्वास छMalā’ī bhāgyamā biśvāsa cha

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hamilaai aath ghanta laagchhait takes us eight hoursहामिलाई आठ घन्टा लाग्छhāmilā’ī āṭha ghanṭā lāgcha

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timi kataa thiyauwhere were you?तिमि कता थियौ?timi katā thiyau?

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timi kati chuchho bhaeko?why are you so mean?तिमि कति चुछो भएको?Timi kati cuchō bha’ēkō?

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baas basna kataa painchha?where can I spend the night?बास् बस्न कता पाइन्छ?Bās basna katā pā’incha?

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kati ghanta laagchha?how many hours will it take?कति घन्टा लाग्छ?Kati ghanṭā lāgcha?

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kati samaayaa laagchha?how much time will it take?कति समय लाग्छ?Kati samaya lāgcha?

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baato kasto chha?how is the trail?बाटो कस्तो छ?Bāṭō kastō cha?

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ma ta ghara janchhuI will go homeम त घर जान्छु ।Ma ta ghara jānchu.

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ma ghara jadai chhuI am going homeम घर जादै छु ।Ma ghara jādai chu.

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kati paisaa parchha?how much is the cost?कति पैसा पर्छ?Kati paisā parcha?

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discount chhaina?is there no any discount?छुट छैन?Chuṭa chaina?

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paisaa ali kum garidinuhosplease reduce the priceपैसा अलि कम गरिदिनुहोस् ।Paisā ali kama garidinuhōs.

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kati mahangohow expensibheकति महङोKati mahaṅō

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kati sastohow cheapकति सस्तोkati sastō

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