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Saying “good night” in different languages!

Good Night!Hello, guys!

 

Since many of you use our good night calls, we thought that may be you’d like to know how to say “good night” in different languages. That’s a post for those of you, who love talking to foreigners.

 

Note that you can click on the underlined links to listen to the correct pronunciation!

 

Language “Good night”
Afrikaans Goeienag / Nag
Albanian Natën e mirë
Alsatian Güet’ Nàcht
Arabic
(Egyptian)
(tiṣbaḥ ‘ala kẖayr) تصبح على خير
response – (winta min ahla) وأنت من أهله
Arabic
(Modern Standard)
(tuṣbiḥ ‘alā khayr) تصبح على خير
(laylah sa’īdah) ليلة سعيدة
Aragonese Buena nuei
Armenian (Eastern) Բարի’ գիշեր: (Bari gisher)
Լո’ւյս բարի: (Luis bari) – response
Assamese শুভৰাত্ৰী (subhoraattri)
Asturian Bona nuechi
Azerbaijani Axşamınız xeyir, Gecən xeyrə
Basque Gabon
Belarusian Дабранач (Dabranach)
Bengali শুভরাত্রি। (shubhoratri)
Bosnian Laku noć
Breton Noz vat
Bulgarian Лека нощ (Leka nošt)
Catalan Bona nit
Chechen Буьйса дика хуьлда хьан
Chinese
(Cantonese)
早抖 (jóutáu)
Chinese
(Mandarin)
晚安 (wǎnān)
Cimbrian An guuta nacht
Cornish Nos dha, Noze daa tha whye, Ternestatha
Corsican Bona notte
Croatian Laku noć
Czech Dobrou noc
Dalecarlian Góðnát
Danish God nat
Dutch Goedenacht / Welterusten (rest well) Slaapwel
English Good night, Night night, Nighty Night,
Good night, sleep tight, hope the bedbugs don’t bite!
Esperanto Bonan nokton
Estonian Head ööd
Faroese Góða nátt
Fijian Ni sa moce
Finnish Hyvää yötä
French Bonne nuit
Frisian (West) Goenacht, Sliep lekker
Friulian Buinegnot
Galician Boas noites
Georgian ძილი ნებისა (dzili nebisa)
საღამო მშვიდობისა (saghamo mshvidobisa)
German Gute Nacht
Greek Καληνύχτα (kaliníhta)
Kαλό βράδυ (kaló vrádi)
Greenlandic Sinilluarit (sg) Sinilluaritsi (pl) – lit. ‘sleep well’
Haitian Creole Bònn nui / Bonswa / Bonswa et bon rev
Hausa Allah ya ba mu alheri / Mu kwana lafiya
Hebrew (laila tov) לילה טוב
Hindi नमस्ते (namaste) शुभ रात्रि (śubh rātrī)
Hungarian Jó éjszakát (kívánok)
Icelandic Góða nótt
Indonesian Selamat malam
Iñupiaq Unnuaqsatkun
Irish (Gaelic) Oíche mhaith
Oíche mhaith agus codladh sámh (Good night and sleep well)
Italian Buonanotte
Japanese おやすみなさい (oyasumi nasai) おやすみ (oyasumi)
Jèrriais Bouonne niet
Kazakh Қайырлы түн (Qayırlı tün)
Korean 안녕히 주무십시요 (annyonghi jumushipsiyo) – frm
잘자 (jal jja) – inf
Kurdish Shaw Khosh / Shaw bash
Latin Bonam Noctem!
Latvian Ar labunakti
Lithuanian LabanaktLabos nakties
Luxembourgish Gutt Nuecht
Macedonian Добра ноќ (Dobra nok)
Manx Oie vie
Māori Pō mārie
Malay Selamat malam
Malayalam ശുഭ രാത്രി (subha rāthri)
Maltese Bonswa / Il-Lejla it-tajba
Mongolian Сайхан амраарай (Saikhan amraarai)
Сайхан нойрсоорой (Saikhan noirsooroi)
Norwegian God natt
Occitan Bona nuèch
Persian (shab bekheir) شب بخير
Polish Dobranoc
Portuguese Boa noite
Quechua Allin tuta
Romanian Noapte bună
Russian Спокойной ночи (Spokojnoj noči)
Samoan Manuia le po
Sardinian Bona notte
Scottish Gaelic Oidhche mhath
Serbian Лаку ноћ (Laku noć)
Sesotho Fonane (to one person)
Fonaneng (to more than one person)
Sicilian Bona notti
Shona Urare zvakanaka (sg) Murare Zvakanaka (pl)
Slovak Dobrú noc
Slovenian Lahko noč
Somali Habeen wanaagsan
Spanish Buenas noches
Stellingwarfs Goeienaacht
Swahili Usiku mwema, Lala salama (sleep well)
Swedish God natt
Tatar Xäyerle tön
Tetum Bonoite / Kalan diak / Boasnoite
Thai ราตรีสวัสดิ์ (raa-dtree sà-wàt)
Tibetan གཟིམ་ལཇག་གནང་དགོས་། (sim-jah nahng-go)
Tok Pisin Gut nait
Tswana Borôkô! Robala sentle (sleep well)
Turkish İyi geceler
Ukrainian На добраніч (Na dobranič)
Urdu (shab bakhair) شب بخیر
Uzbek Hayirli tun
Vietnamese Chúc ngủ ngon
Welsh Nos da
Xhosa Rhonanai / Ulale kakuhle
Yiddish (A gute nakht) אַ גוטע נאַכט
Yorùbá O da aarọ
Zulu Lala kahle! (sg) Lalani kahle! (pl)

 

 

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