Useful phrases in Assamese

A collection of useful phrases in Assamese, an eastern Indo-Aryan language spoken in the Indian states of Assam, Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh, and also in Bangladesh and Bhutan.

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English অসমীয়া (Assamese)
Welcome আদৰিণ (aadaroni)
Hello নমস্কাৰ (nomoskaar)
How are you?


Fine thanks, and you?
আপুনি কেনে আেছ?
(aapuni kene aase?)
ভালে আছো ধন্যবাদ৷ আৰু আপুনি?
(bhaale aasu ḍhonyobaaḍ, aaru aapuni?)
Long time no see বহুিদন েদখা নাই (bahudin dekhaa naai)
What's your name?


My name is ...
আপোনাৰ নাম কি?
(aapunaar naam ki?)
মোৰ নাম ...
(more naam ...)
Where are you from?


I'm from ...
আপুনি ক’ৰ পৰা আহিছে?
(aapuni kore pora aahise?)
মই ... পৰা আহিছোঁ
(moi ... pora aahisu)
Pleased to meet you আপোনাক লগ পাই ভাল লাগিল
(aapunaak loge pai bhaal lagil)
Good morning সুপ্ৰভাত (suprobhaat)
Good afternoon শুভ িবয়িল (subha biyoli)
Good evening শুভ গধূিল (subha gadhuli)
Good night শুভৰাত্ৰী (subhoraattri)
Goodbye বিদায় (biḍai)
Good luck গুদলাক (gudalaaka)
Cheers/Good health!
Have a nice day িদনেটা শুুভ হওক (dinto subha haok)
Bon appetit
Bon voyage
Do you understand? আপুনি বুজি পায়নে? (aapuni buji paine?)
I understand মই বুজি পাওঁ
(moi buji pow)
I don't understand মই বুজি নাপাওঁ (moi buji napow)
I don't know মই নাজােনা (moi najanu)
Please speak more slowly আপুনি অনুগ্ৰহ কৰি লাহে লাহে কওঁক?
(aapuni anugroha kori laahe laahe kouk?)
Please say that again আপুনি অনুগ্ৰহ কৰি আকৌ এবাৰ?
(aapuni anugroha kori akow ebar?)
Please write it down মই বুজি পাওঁ
(moi buji pow)
Do you speak English? আপুনি ইংৰাজি ভাষা কব পাৰেনে?
(aapuni ingraji bhakha kobo paarene?)
Do you speak Assamese?
Yes, a little
আপুনি অসমীয়া ভাষা কব পাৰেনে?
(aapuni osomiiyaa bhakha kobo paarene?)
 
How do you say ...
in Assamese?
(আপুনি) অসমীয়াত ... েকেনৈক কয় ?
((Apuni) Akhomiyat ... kenekoi koy?)
Excuse me খ্যমা কৰিব (khyoma koribo)
How much is this? খ্যমা কৰিব (khyoma koribo)
Sorry মই দুঃখিত (moi ḍukkhita)
Please অনুগ্ৰহ কৰি (anugroha kori)
Thank you
Response
ধন্যবাদ (ḍhonyobaaḍ)
 
Where's the toilet? শৌচালয় ক’ত আছে? (ksohsaaloy kote aase?)
This gentleman/lady
will pay for everything
Would you like to
dance with me?
I love you মই েতামাক(আেপানাক) ভালপাওঁ (moi tomaak/aaponaak bhaalpaao)
Get well soon
Go away! আঁভৰি যাওক! (aatori jawok!)
Leave me alone!
Help!
Fire!
Stop!
সহায়! (sohai!)
জুই! (jui!)
ৰ’ব! (robo!)
Call the police! ফোন কৰক আৰখ্খী! (phon konrok aarokkhi!)
Merry Christmas
and Happy New Year
মেৰী খ্রীষ্টমাচ (merai khriṣṭamaaca)
নৱবৰ্ষৰ শুভকামনা (narabarṣara śubhakaamanaa0
Happy Easter
Happy Birthday জন্মদিনৰ শুভকামনা (janmadinara śubhakaamanaa)
One language
is never enough
My hovercraft
is full of eels

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Phrases from Lonely Planet India Phrasebook, with corrections and additions by Axom Konwar

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Links

Other collections of Assamese phrases
http://learn101.org/assamese_phrases.php
http://www.outsourcingtranslation.com/resources/phrases/assamese-sentences.php
http://porhe.wordpress.com/

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