Useful phrases in Bashkir

A collection of useful phrases in Bashkir, a Turkic language spoken Republic of Bashkortostan, and in other parts of the Russian Federation.

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Phrase Башҡорт теле (Bashkir)
Welcome Сәләм бирем!
(Säläm biryem!)
Hello (General greeting) сәләм
Hello (on phone)
How are you? эштәр нисек?
(eştär nisyek?)
Reply to 'How are you?' яҡшы рәхмәт
(yaqşı räxmät)
Long time no see
What's your name? һеҙҙең исемегеҙ нисек
(һyeźźyeñ isyemyeгyeź nisyek?)
My name is ... минең исемем...
(minyeñ isyemyem...)
Where are you from? һеҙ ҡайҙан?
(һyeź qayźan?)
I'm from ...
Pleased to meet you танышыуыбыҙға шатмын
(tanışıuıbıźğa şatmın)
Good morning
(Morning greeting)
хәйерле ирте
(xäyyerlye irtye)
Good afternoon
(Afternoon greeting)
хәйерле көн
(xäyyerlye kön)
Good evening
(Evening greeting)
хәйерле кис
(xäyyerlye kis)
Good night тыныс йоҡо
(tınıs yоqо)
(Parting phrases)
һау бул (hau bul)
һау булығыҙ!
(hau buliğiź!)
күрешкәнгә тиклем
(küryeşängä tiklyem!)
осрашҡанға тиклем!
(osraşqanğa tiklyem!) - see you later
иртәгәгә тиклем!
(irtägägä tiklyem) - see you tomorrow
тиҙҙән күрешкәнгә тиклем!
(tiźźän küryeşängä tiklyem!) - see you soon
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
I understand
I don't understand мин аңламайым (min añlamayım)
Yes эйе (eyye)
No юҡ (yuq)
I don't know мин белмәйем
(min byelmäyyem)
Please speak more slowly
Please say that again
Please write it down
Do you speak English? һеҙ инглизсә һөйләшәһегеҙме?
(һyeź inгlizsä һöyläşäһyeгyeźmye?)
Do you speak Bashkir? һеҙ башҡортса һөйләшәһегеҙме?
(һyeź başqоrtsa һöyläşäһyeгyeźmye?)
Yes, a little
(reply to 'Do you speak ...?')
Speak to me in Bashkir
How do you say ... in Bashkir? башҡортса ... нисек була?
(başqоrtsa ... nisyek bula?)
Excuse me ғәфү итегеҙ
(ğäfü ityeгyeź)
How much is this?
Sorry ғәфү үтенәм
(ğäfü ütyenäm)
Please зинһар?
Thank you рәхмәт
Reply to thank you
Where's the toilet / bathroom? бәҙрәф ҡайҙа?
(bäźräf qayźa?)
This gentleman will pay for everything
This lady will pay for everything
Would you like to dance with me?
I miss you
I love you мин һине яратам
(min һinye yaratam)
Get well soon
Go away!
Leave me alone! отстань!
Call the police!
Christmas greetings Яңы йыл менән
(Yañı yıl menän) - Happy new year
New Year greetings Яңы йыл менән
(Yañı yıl menän)
Easter greetings
Birthday greetings тыуған көнөң менән
(tıuğan könöñ myenän
One language is never enough
My hovercraft is full of eels

Most of these phrases were provided by Mark Levinson

If you would like to make any corrections or additions to this page, or if you can provide recordings, please contact me.

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