Before we take a deep dive into Estonian conversations, let’s get some basics down. This lesson will teach you how to say hello, goodbye, see you tomorrow and other useful phrases in Estonian.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Estonian“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Saying Hello and Goodbye

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Let’s Learn Estonian – How to say Hello

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Let’s Learn Estonian – How to say Bye and more

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Hello / ByeTere!
Good morning / Good DayTere hommikust!
Tere päevast!
Good eveningTere õhtust!
Good nightHead ööd!
Welcome! (informal)Tere tulemast!
Welcome! (formal)Tere tulemast!
Welcome back!Tere tulemast tagasi!


Sleep well!Maga hästi!
So long!Nägemist!
See you tomorrow!Homseni!
Get out of here!Lase jalga!
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