Latin Greetings Posted by kunthra on Apr 22, 2009 in Latin Language
This is long overdue, but I figured we should go over Latin greetings. This list is not a complete list of greetings. If you want to know more check out the Byki Latin series.
Hi – Heus
Hey friend! (to a male) – Heus amīce
Hey friend! (to a female) –Heus amīca
Good morning/Good evening/Welcome – Salvē
Good night/See you later/Good bye – Valē
How are you? – Quid agis?
I’m fine, thanks – Valeō
And you? – Et tū?
Good – Bene
So-so – Admodum bene
Thanks – Grātias
Thanks a lot – Grātias multas
You’re welcome – Non necessarias
What’s new? – Quid novī?
Nothing much – Nullum gravis
Excuse me (to ask something) – Mihi Ignōsce
Excuse me (to pass by) – Mihi Excusā