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Indo-Aryan language spoken in India

Konkani (कोंकणी) is the main language of Goa, India.

Pronunciation guideEdit

VowelsEdit

ConsonantsEdit

Common diphthongsEdit

Phrase listEdit

BasicsEdit

Hello. 
Namaskar
Hello. (informal) 
Namaskar
How are you? 
kaso assa?(male);Kashe assa?(female)
I Am Fine 
Haav Sauki Asa
Fine, thank you. 
bur assa
What is your name? 
Tuggele naav kithe?
My name is ______ . 
______ . (Mhajhe nav ____)
Nice to meet you. 
. Tumka mell-nu khushi zalli
Please. 
Chike
Thank you. 
. Dev Borem Korum
You're welcome. 
. ( )
Yes. 
. ( Vhoi/Vai)
No. 
. (Na )
Excuse me. (getting attention
(matshe aikta )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
(matshe parat ekda sang )
I'm sorry. 
Makka Maaf Kari
Goodbye 
. Yetha Literally- 'Will come again'
Goodbye (informal
. (bare meluya parat kennai )
I can't speak name of language [well]. 
[ ]. (Mhaka [] ulovpak yena)
Do you speak English? 
? (Tumi English ulaytat ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? (Hanga konney English ullaitati assat ?)
Help! 
! (madat kar !)
Look out! 
! (Palle )
Good morning. 
. (Dis Borem Zavonn )
Good evening. 
. (Sanj Borem Zavonn )
Good night. 
. (Rati Boren Zavonn )
Good night (to sleep
. (Havn Nidata )
I don't understand. 
. ( Mhaka Kallana)
Where is the toilet? 
? (Toilet khany asa?)

ProblemsEdit

NumbersEdit

1 = "Ek"

2 = "Donn"

3 = "Teen"

4 = "Char"

5 = "Panch"

6 = "Sah"

7 = "Saat"

8 = "Aatt"

9 = "Nav"

10 = "Dha"

11 = "eekra"

12 = "Bara"

13 = "Tera"

14 = "Choudah"

15 = "Pandrah"

16 = "Sol-ah"

17 = "Satrah"

18 = "othra"

19 = "EkouNis"

20 = "Vis"

TimeEdit

Clock timeEdit

DurationEdit

DaysEdit

MonthsEdit

Writing time and dateEdit

ColorsEdit

Red = "Tambde"

Black = "Kaalle"

White = "Dhavve"

Blue = "Nillo"

Yellow = "Pivllo"

Green = "Pachvo/Harro"

TransportationEdit

Bus and trainEdit

DirectionsEdit

TaxiEdit

LodgingEdit

MoneyEdit

Money- ("Paiso/Duddu") Rupee- ("Rupai")

EatingEdit

Meal - Jeavonn

Hot(Temperature)- Hunn Cold-Thand

to Drink- Pivpak/Pivchak

to Eat- Khavpak/Khavchak

I want to eat (Makka Khavpak Zai)

Vegetarian-Shakahari

I want a vegetarian meal-(Makka Vegetarian/ Shakahari Jeavonn Zai)

It is too spicy-hot(Taste) - Heh Chadd Tikk assa

I want it less spicy- Makka Unne/Kammi Tikk zai

I want it more spicy- Makka Chadd tikk zai

Milk- Duddh

Rice- Sheeth

Water- Udak

Bottled Water- Baatlen udak or Bisleri(Brand)

Fish- Masoli / Nuste

Prawn- sungata

Vegetables- Randhe-kai/bhaji

Cashew-Kaju

I do not eat meat- Havn Mavns Khai- na.

I do not eat eggs- Havn tanti Khai-na.

Is this water boiled? (Heh Udak Ukadlale assa?)

Please heat it again- (Chikke parat Hunn Korun Haddta?)

Can I heat milk for a child? -Sann/Lann cheldak- khatri duddh hun korpaco assa.

BarsEdit

ShoppingEdit

How Much Is this? ("Hakka Kitle Paiso/duddu?") Reduce the cost to a reasonable amoount- ("Chike Unne Kari Re") I do not want it at this price- ("Makka Hain Mollak nakka") I am going-("Havn Vatta") I have seen this cheaper elsewhere-("Havn Hain unne mollak dusra zageri palleaila") Price-("Moll")

DrivingEdit

AuthorityEdit

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