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Greek Expressions
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vocabulary verbs sentences

                       

Vocabulary

In Greek, the nouns have genders

masculine -  ton
as / is / os

feminine - tin
i / a

neutral to
o / i / ma

Hello = Kalimera
bye, cheers (single) = Yassou
bye, cheers (plural) = Yassas
please = parakalo

thanks
= Efkaristo
Not = zen
good evening = Kalispera
good night =  Kalinicta
yes : nai
no : ochi (say the "ch" like ich (I) in German

Restaurant

water = to nero
drink = to poto
what drink ? = ti poto ;
fish = to psari
restaurant = to estiatorio
Greek Savoury Cheese Pie = tiropita
wine = krassi
skewer = i souvlaki
glass = le  verre 
bread = i spoumi
table = i trapézi 
chair = i karekla

People

mother = i mitera
father = o pateras
brother = o adelfos
sister = i adelfi
husband = o andras
boy = o yios
girl= i kori
women = i yinéka
lady = i kiria
mister = o kirios
boy friend = to sintrofo
kid = to paidi
friend = o filos

Hotel

room = ena domatia
station = o stasmos
marchet = i agora
hotel = to zénodokio
suit case = i valitsa

Transport

car = to afto-kinito
gasoil = i venzini
bus = to léoforio
train = to tréno
in train ! = me to tréno
1 taxi = ena taxi
any taxi = kanena taxi
boat = to plio / to karavi
bike = i mikani

Areas

sea = i talassa
park = to parko
village = to horio
island = ta nissia
beach = paralia
areas = to méros
garden = o kipos

Vocabulary

home = to spiti
heat = i zesti
what a heat ! = ti zesti !
cold = to krio
bank = i trapeza
door = i porta
ticket = to izitirio
only = mono
tree = to dèndro
bag = i tsanda
time = i fora
1st time = i proti fora
holidays = i diakopes
summer = to kalokéri
belt = i zoni
umbrella = i ombrella
lighter = o anaptiras
l'enveloppe = o fakelos
watch = to roloy
statue = to agalma 
book = to vivilio
wallet = i portofoli
tv = i tiléorasi
pc = p ipoloyistis
newspaper =  efiméridia


jobs

teacher = kafiguitis /  saskala
doctor = Yatros 
saler = politis
pupil = mafitis
studiant = fititis/fititria
photographer = photografos
secrétary = gramateas
engineer = mikanikos
 


1 ena
2 vio
3 tria
4 tesséra
5 pendé
6 exi
7 epta
8 octo
9 enia
10 déka
11 endéka
12 vodéka
13 dekatria
14 dékatessera
15 dekapendé
20 ikossi
21ikossi ena
30 trianda
40 saranda
45 saranda pendé
50 peninda
60 eksinda
70 evdominda
80 ogdonda
90 eneninda
100 ékato
101 ékatonn éna

 

 

on the right : deksia
on the left : aristera
straight on  : eftia
in front of : apenandi

towards : yia
quick : gligora

with = mé
but = alla
how many = posso
why, because = yati
a lot = para poli
almost = pro pandonn
where  = pou
what = ti / pois
when = poté
how = oristé ;
where are you = pou issé
what time is it = ti ora iné

good = kala
very = poli
very good = poli kala
so = lipon : donc
ok = endaksi
sorry = signomi
please = parakalo

the morning = to pro-i
the lunch = to méziméri
the evening = to vravi
tomorrow = avrio

 

Adjectives

masculine /  feminine / neutral
os         / i            / o

open = anictos
closed = clistos
big = megalos
small = mikros
maried = pandremenos
single = eleftéros
espansive = akrivos
cheap = ftinos
clean = kafaros
bad = askimos
dirty = vromikos

exceptions

masculine       /feminine          /neutral

oréos             oréa               oréo : beautiful
kainourios      kainouria        kainourio: new
palios            palia               palio : old

 



     
 

vocabulary verbs sentences