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15 Coolest Ways To Say Hello To Strangers This 'Hello Day'

On 21 November, the world celebrates 'Hello Day' just to encourage people to take the opportunity to simply greet people, and recognise how important simple communication is in our lives. 

The purpose is pretty simple, to promote peace all over the world, and bridge barriers between every nationality. Quite a simple, right? But, holds a great message within it.

*FYI* The day began in 1973 in acknowledgement to the conflict between Israel and Egypt and after that over 180 countries have taken part in it. 

Now, it's your time to start and greet strangers today, and I am here to guide you with simple but different languages to say hello! 

15 Coolest Ways To Say Hello To Strangers This 'Hello Day'

15 Coolest Ways To Say Hello To Strangers This 'Hello Day'

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French: Bonjour

French: Bonjour

Pronounced as: bohn-ZHOOR

Majorly speak in: France, Belgium, Switzerland.

You can also use Salut (sah-LUU) to greet your friends any time of the day. 

Spanish: Hola

Spanish: Hola

Pronounced as: oh-LA

Majorly speak in: Apart from Spain, Spanish is the main language of Central and South American countries.

German: Hallo/ Guten Tag

German: Hallo/ Guten Tag

Pronounced as: guten-tag

Majorly speak in: Germany, Australia, Switzerland

Italian: Ciao

Italian: Ciao

Pronounced as: chow

No doubt, majorly speak in Italy only.

Portuguese: Ola

Portuguese: Ola

Pronounced as: oh-LAH

Majorly speak in: Portugal, Brazil, Angola

Persian: Salaam

Persian: Salaam

Majorly speak in: Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Bahrain.

Russian: Zdras-Tvuy-Te

Russian: Zdras-Tvuy-Te

Pronounced as: ZDRA-stvooy-tyeh

Majorly speak in: Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan.

Japanese: Ohayo

Japanese: Ohayo

You can also use word: Konnichi Ha (Kon-nee-chee-wa)

Now, we know something other than just 'bullet trains' from Japan.

Korean: Ahn-Young-Ha-Se-Yo

Korean: Ahn-Young-Ha-Se-Yo

Now, it seems a bit tough to learn!

Mug-up, mug-up!

Turkish: Merhaba

Turkish: Merhaba

Majorly speak in: Turkey and Cyprus

Mongolian: Sain Baina uu

Mongolian: Sain Baina uu

Heard about this language before?

Majorly speak in: Mongolia, China

Hungarian: Szia

Hungarian: Szia

Majorly speak in: Hungry, Austria, Croatia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia

Chinese: Nei Ho

Chinese: Nei Ho

Pronounced as: nee-how

Now, this is something, most of us might be knowing before!

Greek: Yah Sahs

Greek: Yah Sahs

Majorly speak in: Greece and Cyprus

Hausa: Sannu

Hausa: Sannu

You might not have heard the name of this language.

Well, Hausa is the native language of inhabitants of Nigeria and Northen Nigeria, but it is also used as lingua franca in many countries of Central and West Africa.

So, which one do you like the most?

So, which one do you like the most?

What are you supposed to do on World Hello Day? Greet 10 people. That's it!

They might be your friends and family, but how interesting it would be if you greet strangers? And, do try it with the people you barely speak. 

These different languages are the best way to prepare for the day. So, try it out and enjoy your day.

Also, if you know any other languages, then do share it with us. Share this with your friends. 

Would you like to say hello to your friends in these different languages?

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