LATVIA

Some Basic Latvian Phrases

Meeting People

English
Latvian
Yes
No
Thank you
Paldies
You are welcome
Lūdzu
Please
Lūdzu
Excuse me
Atvainojiet
Hello
Sveiki or Èav
Goodbye
Atā
Good morning
Labrīt
Good night
Labvakar
I do not understand
Es nesaprotu
Do you speak...English?
Vai jūs runājat...angliski?
I can't speak Latvian well
Es nemāku runāt latviešu valodu [labi]
Is there someone here who speaks English?
Vai te ir kāds, kas māk angļu valodu?
What is you name?
Kā jūs sauc?
Nice to meet you
Prieks iepazītiess
How are you?
Kā jums klājas?
Fine thank you
Labi, paldies

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