Useful phrases in Värmlandic

A collection of useful phrases in Värmlandic (varmlansk), a group of Swedish dialects spoken in Värmland in western Sweden.

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Key to abbreviations: frm = formal, inf = informal, vinf = very informal one person).

Phrase varmlansk (Värmlandic)
Welcome Välkommen
Hello (General greeting) Go da (frm)
Hej (inf)
Hallå (inf)
How are you? Hôss ä rä?
Hôss ä rä mä re?
Reply to 'How are you?' Dä ä bra, å du?
Long time no see Lang sena nu
What's your name? Hant hét du?
My name is ... ... hét je
J' heter ... (inf)
Where are you from? Hôrifrå ä du?
I'm from ... Je ä frå ...
Pleased to meet you Gôtt te se re
Good morning
(Morning greeting)
Go môra
Good afternoon
(Afternoon greeting)
Go etemidda
Good evening
(Evening greeting)
Go kväll
Good night Go natt
(Parting phrases)
Hej då
Dä spörs
Good luck! Lökka te!
Cheers! Good Health!
(Toasts used when drinking)
Have a nice day Ha ä gôtt!
Bon appetit /
Have a nice meal
Smakle målti! (frm)
Bon voyage /
Have a good journey
Farväl (frm)
Yes Ja
No Nej
Maybe Kanske
I don't know Je vet int
Inga aning
I understand Je förstår
I don't understand Je förstår int
Please speak more slowly Snälla, tal sakter
Please say that again Hant? (vinf)
Si igen
Please write it down Skull du kunn skriv né Lé?
Do you speak English? Taler du engelska?
Do you speak Värmlandic? Taler du varmlansk?
Yes, a little
(reply to 'Do you speak ...?')
Ja, jämt nô lit
Speak to me in Värmlandic Taal ve me på varmlansk
How do you say ... in Värmlandic? Hôss si en ... på varmlansk?
Excuse me Ursäkt me
How much is this? Hô mykk ä deta?
Sorry Förlåt
Please Snälla
Thank you Tack
Tack sô mykk
Reply to thank you Itnä te takk för
Where's the toilet / bathroom? Hôr ä toaletten?
This gentleman will pay for everything Dene herrn betale' för allt
This lady will pay for everything Dene dama betale' för allt
Would you like to dance with me? Vill du dans mä me?
Få' je lôv?
Do you come here often? Kommer du hit ofta?
I miss you Jä saktner re
I love you J' älsker re
Get well soon Kry
Go away! Försvinn!
Leave me alone! Let me vaar!
Help! Jôlp!
Fire! Dä brinn!
Stop! Stann!
Call the police! Ring polisen!
Christmas greetings Go jul
New Year greetings Gôtt nytt år
Easter greetings Gla Påsk
Birthday greetings Grattis på födelsedagen
One language is never enough Ett en språk räck aller nôr
My hovercraft is full of eels Svävern minn ä full tó ål


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