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Hebrew Phrases

Some common Hebrew words/phrases. Pronunciation - emphasis on capitalized letter(s).
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aba
Father
acharei aruchat hatzohorayim
After Lunch
acharei hatzohorayim
In the Afternoon
aCHad
One
acHERet
Otherwise
ad haERev
Until this Evening (response upon departing)
ad maCHar
Until Tomorrow (response upon departing)
aHavah
Love
al tedag
Don't Worry
aNAchnu
We
anGLit
English
ani
I
ani chai
I Live
ani etkaSHer ele'cha
I'll Call You
ani LO meVIN (masc.), ani lo mevinah (fem.)
I Do Not Understand (m), (f)
ani lo mevin otcha (masc.), ani lo mevin otach (fem.)
I Don't Understand You (m), (f)
Ani Lo Yode'a (masc.), Ani Lo Yoda'at (f)
I don't Know (m), (f)
Ani Medaber Ivrit (masc.), Ani Medaberet Ivrit (fem.)
I Speak Hebrew (m), (f)
Ani Mitzta'er (masc.), Ani Mitzta'eret (fem.)
I'm Sorry (m), (f)
Ani Ohev Otach (masc.), Ani Ohevet Otcha (fem.)
I Love You (m), (f)
Ani Tzarich Lalechet Achshav
I Must Go Now
Ani Yode'a (masc.) Ani Yoda'at (fem.)
I know
Ani Yode'a Ivrit (masc.) Ani Yoda'at Ivrit (fem.)
I Know Hebrew
Ani Yode'a Milim Achadot (masc.)
I Know a Few Words [of Hebrew]
Arba
Four
aruchat boker
Breakfast
aruchat ERev
Dinner
aruchat tzohoRAyim
Lunch
atah (masc. sing.)
You
at (fem. sing.)
You
atah Lo Mevin (masc.) At Lo Mevina' (fem.)
You Don't Understand
Atah Lo Tzodek (masc.) Ata Lo Tzodeket (fem.)
You Are Wrong
Atah Medaber Ivrit? (masc.)
Do You Speak Hebrew? (m)
At Medaberet Ivrit (fem.)
Do You Speak Hebrew? (f)
me'at
A Little
ken, me'at
Yes, a little
me'at me'od
Very little
rak me'at
Just a little
lo, ani lo medaber (masc.)
No, I do not speak
Atah Mevine? (masc.)
Do You Understand?
At Mevina'? (fem.)
Do You Understand?
Atah Mevin Ivrit? (masc.)
Do You Understand Hebrew?
At Mevinah et Hamilim (fem.)
Do You Understand Hebrew?
Ani mevin, aval lo medaber (masc.)
I understand but do not speak;
Atah Tzodek (masc.) At Tzodeket (fem.)
You Are Right
Atem (masc. plural), Aten (fem. plural)
You (m.pl), (f.pl)
az MAh?
So What?
aZOv oTI
Leave Me [Alone]
beyeMet?
Really?
azur li!
Help Me!
baBoker
In the Morning
ba li
I Felt/Feel Like it
baruch habah!
(pl. Bruchim haBaim) Welcome!
baruch hashem
Thank God
bat
Daughter
baTU'ach?
Are You Sure?
ba'ahavah
With Love
bechayai!
Really! Sure!
behatzlacha
Good Luck!/All the Best!
bEkarov
Soon
beMEshech hayom
During the Day
ben
Son
beratzon
With Pleasure
Bereishit
In the Beginning
beseder
All Right
BE'tach!
Sure!
beVAkasha
Please
zeh, bevakasha
This, Please
bilui naim
Have a Good Time
boker tov
Good Morning
doDAH
Aunt
efes
Zero
eifo Atah gar?
Where Do You Live?
eifo ha'sherutim?
Where is the Bathroom?
en be'aYOT
No Problems
en breRAH
No Choice
ERetz Yisrael
The Land of Israel
ERev Tov
Good Evening
Esser
Ten
Guermanit
German
HaKash SheShavar et Gav HaGamal
The Straw That Broke the Camel's Back
haKol
All
haKol beseder?
Is Everything O.K.?
Ha'omnam'?
Really?
HaRosh Mistovev
My Head is Spinning
Har'Beh
A Lot, Many, Much
Hatzlacha Rabbah!
Much Success! (as a greeting - Good Luck!)
HaYakar (masc.) HaY'karah (fem.)
Dear, Beloved
Haya Naim Me'od
It's Been a Pleasure [greeting at departing]
HaYanayim Me'od
Goodbye, I had a Delightful Time
Hem (masc.) Hen (fem.)
They
Histalek!
Go Away!
Ihulim Levaviim
Best Wishes
Ichulim
Greetings
Im (Ima)
Mother
Imi
My Mother
Im Shachar
At Dawn
Ish
Man
Ishah
Woman
Kacha Kacha
So So
Kacha HaChayim
That's Life; That's the Way it Goes
Kamah Zeh O'leh?
How Much Does This Cost?
Ken
Yes
Kvetch
Complain
Ktzat
Little, A Little
Chag Same'ach
Happy Holidays
Chalomot Tovim
Sweet Dreams
Chamesh
Five
Chas veShalom!
God Forbid!
Chaver
Friend
Chodesh
Month
Lailah Tov
Goodnight
Le'an atah nose'a?
Where Are You Going?
Leharim Et HaKol
To Shout
Lehitra'ot
See You Later
LeChayim!
To Life!
Lichora
Apparently
Lo
No, Not
Lo Ba Li
I Don't Feel Like It
Lo Bediyuk
Not Exactly
Lo BeshiMush
Not In Use; Not Working
Lo Kol Kach' Lo Kol Kach
Not So Good; Not So Much
Lo Yitachen
It Is Not Possible
Maher'
Quickly
Mah Atah O'mer?
What Are You Saying?
Mah Hainyanim?
What's the News?
Mah Hasha'ah?
What Time Is It?
Mah Hashem Shelcha?
What's Your Name?
Hashem sheli
My name is
Mah Lechah?
What's It To You?
Mah Nishmah?
What's New?
klum
Nothing
Mah Shlomecha? (masc.) Mah Shlomech? (fem.)
How Are You?
umah shlomecha/shlomech?
And how are you?
V'atah?
And how are you?
Tov. Umah Shlomecha/Shlomech?
Well. And how are you?
Tov Me'od, Todah
Very Well Thanks
Tov Todah
Fine/Good, Thanks
Mah Shlom'chem? (masc. plural)
How Are You?
Mah Shlom'chen? (fem. plural)
How Are You?
Mah Yesh?
What's the Matter?
Mah Zeh?
What is This?
Mazel Tov!
Congratulations!
Me'ah Achuz
For Sure; 100% Certain
Me'at
A Little
Mah Chadash?
What's New?
Ein chadash
Nothing's new
Meshuga
Crazy
Metzuyan!
Perfect!
MiDei Pa'Am
From Time to Time
Mitzta'er
I'm Sorry
Naim Me'od
It's a Pleasure; Pleased to Meet You [greeting at meeting]
Nehedar, Yo'fi
Wonderful, Great
Nesia Tovah
Have a Good Trip
Nu?
So?; Well?
Nu Tzadakti?
Well, Was I Right?
Rah Me'od
Very Bad
Rav Todot!
Many Thanks!
Savlanut!
Patience!
Selicha
Pardon
Selach Li
Excuse Me
Sfaradit
Spanish
Sinit
Chinese
Shalom
Peace; Hello; Goodbye
Shalosh
Three
Shanah (Shanim)
Year; Years
Shanah Tovah!
Happy New Year!
Sheket!
Quiet!
Shkoyach
Way To Go!
Shlomi' Tov
I'm Fine
Shmi
My Name is
Shmoneh
Eight
Shesh
Six
Shta'yim
Two
Sheva
Seven
Tei-yerinkeh
Sweetheart; Dearest
Tesha
Nine
Titkasher' Elai!
Call Me!
Todah
Thank You
Todah Lailah Tov
Thanks, Goodnight
Todah Rabbah
Thank You Very Much
Todah veShalom
Thank You and Goodbye
Tov Me'od, Todah
Very Well, Thanks
Tov Todah
Ok, Thank You
Tuchal La'azor Li?
Can You Help Me?
Tzaharaim Tovim
Good Afternoon (response upon departing)
Tzarfatit
French
Tzar Li
I'm Sorry
Tzimchoni
Vegetarian
Ulai'
Perhaps
Vadai, beVadai!
Of Course!
Yeled (masc.) Yaldah (fem.)
Child
Yitachen
It Is Possible
Yom; Yamim Day;
Days
Yom Huledet
Birthday
Yom Huledet Same'ach!
Happy Birthday!
Yoshev Al Sir HaBasar
Living the Good Life
Yoter
More
Zaide
Grandfather
Zeh Chashuv
It's Important
Zeh Hakol
That's It
Zeh Klum!
It's Nothing!
Zeh Lo Meshane
It Doesn't Matter
Zeh Mah Sheyesh
This is What There is; There is No More
Zeh Mean"yen
It's Interesting
Zeh Mesukan
It's Dangerous
Zei Mir Gezunt!
Be Well!
Zot Omeret
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