BASIC WORDS FOR TRAVELER IN CROATIA

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Dear travellers, while most people you will encounter in Hvar speak pretty decent English, here’s a list of words and phrase that might come in handy. Strike a conversation with a local, use your phrases and you may be able to find out who sells the best ‘vino’ or ‘rakija’.

First words in Croatian:speechbubble
Hello – Bok (Bohk)
Yes – Da (Dah)
No – Ne (Neh)
Goodbye – Doviđenja or Bok (Doh-vee-jen-yah / bok)
Good morning – Dobro jutro (Doh-broh you-troh)
Good afternoon – Dobar dan (Doh-bahr-dahn)
Good evening – Dobra večer ( Doh – brah ve-cher)
Good night – Laku noć (Laa-koo notch)Please – Molim (Moh-limb)
Thanks – Hvala (Hva-lah)
Sorry – Oprosti (Oh-pro-sti)
Cheers! – Živjeli! (zheev yay lee)

 


Basic Croatian phrases6775-200

My name is… – Zovem se… (Zoh-vhem se…)
What is your name? – Kako se zoveš? (Kak-koh seh zoh-vesh)
How are you? – Kako si? (Kah-koh-see?)
Have a nice meal. – Dobar tek (Doh-bahr tehk)
I love you – Volim te (Voh-leem teh)

 

Restaurant and bar phrases:cheers

I would like a beer – Ja bih pivo (Ya beeh Pee-voh)
How much is this? – Koliko ovo košta? (Koh-leekoh oh-voh-koh-shtah?)
Can you bring the check? Mogu li dobiti račun? (Moh-goo lee doh-bee tee rah-choon?)

If you really want to learn the ultimate Croatian phrase, here it is:
Nema problema! = Problem? What problem?
There is no problem.

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