Monday, August 5, 2013

Greetings & interaction in Mizo tawng (English - Mizo language)

English: Hello, Hi,
Mizo tawng: Chibai, Ekhai! (It's okay to say 'Hello', 'Hi' amongst Mizo )

English: Greeting
Mizo tawng: Chibai

English: Good Morning
Mizo tawng: Zing Chibai/Zinglam Chibai/ Zing tha

English: Have a good day, Have a great day, Have a nice day
Mizo tawng: Ni hman nuam le/ Ni thatak hmang turin ka duhsak che/ Tukchhuah nuam le

English: Good Evening
Mizo tawng: Tlailam chibai

English: Good night
Mizo tawng: Mangtha

English: Sleep well,  Sleep tight
Mizo tawng: Muttui, Tui deuhin i mu dawnnia

English: Thank You
Mizo tawng: Ka lawm e

English: Thank You very much
Mizo tawng: Ka lawm hle mai, Ka lawm lutuk

English: Good bye
Mizo tawng: Mangtha

English: How are you?
Mizo tawng: I dam em?

English: Yes, i am fine
Mizo tawng:  Aw, ka dam/tha e.

English: No, i am not fine
Mizo tawng: Aih, ka dam tha lo

English: Welcome
Mizo tawng: Kan/Ka lawm a che

English: Hearty congratulation
Mizo tawng: Thinlung takin ka lawmpui che

English: Congratulation
Mizo tawng: Ka lawm pui a che

English: Happy Birthday
Mizo tawng: Piancham chibai/ I piancham ka lawmpui che

English: Merry Christmas
Mizo tawng: Krismas chibai

English: Happy New Year
Mizo tawng: Kumthar chibai

English: Glad to see you, nice to see you
Mizo tawng: Ka hmu che chu ka lawm hle mai.

English: Thanks for coming
Mizo tawng: I lo tel/kal thei a ka lawm hle mai.

English: Wait for a moment
Mizo tawng: Reilote lo nghak lawk rawh

English: It would be nice, i will be very good
Mizo tawng: A tha khawp ang chu.

English: You look healthy
Mizo tawng: I hrisel tha hmel khawp mai.

English: You are beautiful
Mizo tawng: I hmeltha e, I chhelo hle mai

English: You are so beautiful
Mizo tawng: I hmeltha lutuk, I chhelo lutuk

English: All the best, best of luck, good luck
Mizo tawng: Tha deuh in aw, a tha thei ang berin aw, tha deuhin le.

English: Safe Journey
Mizo tawng: Tluang deuhin aw, Tluang deuhin i kal dawnnia, tluang takin aw

English: May God bless you
Mizo tawng: Pathian in malsawm che rawh se

English: You too
Mizo tawng: Nang pawh le

English: Thank for being a friend
Mizo tawng: Thiantha tak kan nih avangin ka lawm e.

English: I am full
Mizo tawng: Ka puar e

English: Sorry
Mizo tawng: Pawi hle mai, a pawi ka ti, tih palh

English: Excuse me
Mizo tawng: Min lo hrethiam lawk

English: So sad to hear
Mizo tawng: Ka lo hria a pawi ka ti hle mai

English: All is well, It is well, it's okay
Mizo tawng: Engkim a tha vek e, a tha e, a tha vek e.

English: I don't mind, i don't care
Mizo tawng: Pawi ka ti lo, engahmah ka ngai lo

English: How is your health?
Mizo tawng: I hriselna a tha em?

English: How are your parents? are they okay?
Mizo tawng: I nu leh pa an dam em? an tha zel em?

English: How old are you?
Mizo tawng: Kum engzat nge i nih?

English: What is your name?
Mizo tawng: Tunge i hming?

English: Where are you going?
Mizo tawng: Khawnge i kal? Khawnge i kal dawn?

English: What do you want?
Mizo tawng: Enge i duh?

English: What is your favourite food?
Mizo tawng: Enge i chaw ei duh zawng?

English: Do you like tea?
Mizo tawng: Thingpui i in duh em?

English: I wish you are here
Mizo tawng: Hetah awmla ka van ti tak em

English: This is  nice
Mizo tawng: Hei hi a nalh

English: See you soon
Mizo tawng: Kan inhmu leh thuai dawnnia/intawng leh ngei ang aw.

English: Please enjoy
Mizo tawng: Nuam deuhin awmla aw, nuam ti ang che.

English: Hope you doing fine
Mizo tawng: I dam that zel ka beisei

English: It's been long time, long time no see
Mizo tawng: Inhmuh lohna a rei ta hle mai, inhmuh a khat hle mai, a rei ve ta hle mai

English: Come back soon
Mizo tawng: Lo kir thuai ang che

English: Please tell me
Mizo tawng: Khawngaih in min hrilh rawh

English: I can't live without you
Mizo tawng: I tello chuan ka awm thei lo.

English: I miss you
Mizo tawng: Ka ngai che

English: I like you
Mizo tawng: Ka ngaina che, ka duh che

English: You are my friend
Mizo tawng: Ka thian i ni e.

English: Don't worry
Mizo tawng: Lungngai suh

English: What are you doing?
Mizo tawng: Enge i tih?

English: Where are you?
Mizo tawng: Khawnge i awm?

English: I am at home
Mizo tawng: In ah ka awm

English: May i help you?
Mizo tawng: Ka tanpui thei che angem?

English: Yes, i need a help
Mizo tawng: Aw, tanpui ka ngai.

English: I miss those days
Mizo tawng: Khanghunlai te kha ngaihawm hle mai.

English: I love Mizoram
Mizo tawng: Mizoram ka ngaina hle.

English: Wish me luck
Mizo tawng: Ka vanneih nan min duhsak rawh, min duhsak rawh

English: Sorry for late reply
Mizo tawng: Ka rawn chhang har che a pawi ka ti hle mai

English: See you at Aizawl
Mizo tawng: Aizawl ah kan la inhmu dawnnia

English: Hope you like it
Mizo tawng: I duh zawng/ngainat zawng a nih ka beisei

English: Don't take it serious
Mizo tawng: Ngai thutak duh suh.

English: I am happy
Mizo tawng: Ka hlim em em a ni.

English: Thanks for remembering me
Mizo tawng: Min la hriatreng avangin ka lawm e.

English: Forget me not
Mizo tawng: Min theihnghilh suh ang che

English: Please pray for me
Mizo tawng: Khawngaih in min lo tawngtaipui dawnnia.

English: I will pray for you
Mizo tawng: Ka lo tawngtaipui dawn che nia.

English: Get well soon
Mizo tawng: I dam tha leh thuai dawnnia, lo dam tha zel ang che.

English: Don't leave me
Mizo tawng: Min kalsan suh

English: I will come again
Mizo tawng: Ka lo kal leh dawnnia, ka lo zin leh thin ang.

English: I need to talk
Mizo tawng: Thil sawi lawk a ngai, thil sawi dun kan ngai.

English: May i speak to you?
Mizo tawng: Ka lo be lawk thei che angem?

English: It's my pleasure
Mizo tawng: Ka lawm zawng tak alawm, kei pawh ka lawm asin.

English: It's up to you
Mizo tawng: I thu thu a ni mai, I thu vek alawm, I tih dan dan a ni mai.

English: You are handsome
Mizo tawng: I hmeltha hle mai, I pa lutuk, Pa ka ti lutuk che, Chhelo khawp mai

English: Never mind, don't mind
Mizo tawng: Pawiti suh, Engahmah ngai duh suh, Pawiti duh suh.

English: Tell me
Mizo tawng: Min hrilh rawh, Sawi rawh

English: It so funny
Mizo tawng: A nuihzathlak hle mai

English: Sorry for interuption
Mizo tawng: Ka lo inrawlh lawk a pawi hle mai, ka lo tibuai che a zia lo khawp mai.

English: I can't stop laughing
Mizo tawng: Ka nuih a za tawp thei lo.

English: Don't tell lie
Mizo tawng: Dawt sawi suh

English: Is there any news?
Mizo tawng: Chanchinthar a awm em?

English: I love the weather
Mizo tawng: Khaw awmdan hi nuam ka tih zawng tak a ni.

English: Mizoram is beautiful
Mizo tawng: Mizoram chu a mawi hle, Mizoram chu ram mawi tak a ni.

English: Congratulation on your marriage
Mizo tawng: In inneih ka lawmpui a che u.

English: Tell me more
Mizo tawng: A dang pawh min hrilh rawh, sawi zel rawh.

English: Thanks for sharing
Mizo tawng: I rawn sawilan/tarlan avangin kan/ka lawm e, Min rawn hrilhhria a a tih zia e.

English: I wanna see you in my dream
Mizo tawng: Ka mumang ah hmuh che ka duh.

English: I am hungry
Mizo tawng: Ka ril a tam

English: Are you hungry?
Mizo tawng: I ril a tam em?

English: Can you please translate in Mizo language
Mizo tawng: Mizo tawng in min lehlin sak thei ang'em?

English: I need Mizo language translator
Mizo tawng: Mizo tawng letlingtu ka mamawh.

English: Mizo language is not so easy
Mizo tawng: Mizo tawng chu thiam a awlsam lem lo.

English: I have Mizo female friend
Mizo tawng: Mizo hmeichhe thian ka nei

English: I have Mizo male friend
Mizo tawng: Mizo mipa thian ka nei

English: Mizo are so helpful
Mizo tawng: Mizo te chuan min tanpui nasa hle

English: I like this
Mizo tawng: Hei hi ka duh, hei hi tha ka ti

English: I wanna cry
Mizo tawng: Ka tah a chhuak, tah mai ka duh

English: I want to go toilet
Mizo tawng: Inthiar lawk ka duh, ka ek a chhuak

English: Sorry, it's my fault
Mizo tawng: Pawi hle, ka thiam loh a ni e.

English: It's so hot
Mizo tawng: A thak lutuk (in case of chilly) a lum lutuk (in case of weather)

English: She/he is very friendly
Mizo tawng: A nelawm khawp mai, a nelawm hle, kawm a nuam

English: Come on tommorrow
Mizo tawng: Naktuk ah lo kal rawh

English: Where do you live?
Mizo tawng: Khawi ah nge i chen?

English: I am living in Lunglei
Mizo tawng: Lunglei ah ka cheng

English: Have you done well?
Mizo tawng: I ti tha em?

English: Better late than never
Mizo tawng: Tih loh tawp ai chuan tlai deuh pawh a pawilo.

English: I like this blog
Mizo tawng: He blog hi tha ka ti, he mi blog hi ka duh riau mai.

English: Can i use taxi?
Mizo tawng: Taxi ka hmang thei angem?

English: I want to go market
Mizo tawng: Bazar ah ka kal duh.

English: Tell me your good name
Mizo tawng: I hming tak min hrilh rawh.

English: I will not come
Mizo tawng: Ka lo kallo ang, ka lo kallo mai ang e

English: Are you kidding? / Are you joking?
Mizo tawng: Min fiam a mi?, i fiamthu tiraw?

English: I want to buy clothes
Mizo tawng: Thawmhnaw lei ka duh.

English: Mizoram is famous for high literacy rate
Mizo tawng: Mizoram chu ziak leh chhiar thiam tam lamah a hmingthang hle.

English: How to go reach Aizawl?
Mizo tawng: Aizawl engtia thlen chi nge? Engtin nge Aizawl kal dan?

English: What are the interesting places in Aizawl?
Mizo tawng: Aizawl ah khawi lai te nge han tlawh chi ni ang?

English: Is ther any English news service in Aizawl?
Mizo tawng: Aizawl ah saptawng a thuthar thehdarhna a awm em?

English: What is common language in Mizoram?
Mizo tawng: Mizoram ah eng tawng nge tlanglawn ber?

English: By the grace of God i am still alive
Mizo tawng: Pathian khawngaihna azarah ka la dam ve zel e.

English: Life is so complex
Mizo tawng: Hringnun hi a buaithlak a ni.

English: Rest in Peace
Mizo tawng: Thlamuang takin a chawl ta.

English: My deepest condolence to you
Mizo tawng: Ka thinlung chhungril ber atangin ka tawrpui a che.

English: Happy wedding, happy marriage
Mizo tawng: Hlim takin in innei dawnnia, in  inneih ka lawmpui a che.

English: By the way, it's too late
Mizo tawng: Kan thudang a lai chuan, a tlai ta hle mai.

English: I am not comfortable
Mizo tawng: Nuam ka ti chiah lo.

English: Happy independence day
Mizo tawng: Zalenna ni chibai, Independence day chibai

English: Happy Republic day
Mizo tawng: Republic day chibai, Republic ni chibai ka buk a che.

English: I think this is good
Mizo tawng: Hei hi a tha khawp in ka hria.
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Useful links English- Mizo tawng (translation):
English - Mizo animal names
English - Mizo numbers
English - Mizo vegetables & crops
English - Mizo relationship 
English - Mizo colours
Mizo - English Useful words 

This video tutorial may be helpful for Mizo language beginners:

29 comments:

Sam Poireng said...

Thank you bro for your good work. It helps a lot. Ka lawm hle mai.

anandan govindan said...

ka lawm e

ayesha baig said...

min mamawh lo tu bula awm hi tangkaina wmlo, hnwksak nihna mai a ni

can anybody translate this to english??? please????!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Amewase Renthlei said...

Țha khawp mai

Nirmalkumar Moirangthem said...

Kalawme. Very helpful for new to Mizo. learning more.....

Satyadeep Pradhan said...
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Unknown said...

Its really good, my suggestion is that it should be done in mobile app so that its very handy and easy

sandeep shah said...

Its really good, my suggestion is that it should be done in mobile app so that its very handy and easy

Unknown said...

It means : No use of staying with a person who doesn't care. It's a waste of time.

Kevin Reubens said...

It means : No use of staying with a person who doesn't care. It's a waste of time.

Faerykingdom said...

What does ka paw leh mean?

Unknown said...

Note ka va ngai si che em.
What does this means

Unknown said...

Hello what is alert in Mizo language?thanks

Unknown said...

Hello what is alert in Mizo language?thanks

Maxx-Steele said...

"Alert" means - Vaukhanna, inralrinna dar.

Unknown said...

What will I say in mizo..." You look nice" !!!

Rin Tuboha said...

You look nice

I lang țha lutuk.

Rin Tuboha said...

You look nice

I lang țha lutuk.

Maxx-Steele said...

Alert is also-. ngaihven\inralring

Deep Malakar said...

Thank you :-)

Unknown said...

What does 'lekha ka zir' mean?

George Shining Lyngkhoi said...

Bro, thanks a lot for this wonderful work. I want to learn Mizo and immediately found help from your blog. Ka lawm e!

George Shining Lyngkhoi said...

Bro, thanks a lot for this wonderful work. I want to learn Mizo and immediately found help from your blog. Ka lawm e!

jivan singh said...

what say ..hickhi ..in mizo lang

Unknown said...

Woo means what?

Abdul Mannan said...

nee your help Mizo to English translator can you help me out its very urgent

here is the mizo word:
1. Tunge I hming aw pls
2.1.35 pm ah lengpui kan tum echham a tam a 1,35hrs kan thlawk.

pratik raj said...

He khawvel hicu tahna tur hlir nimai...ka tawn hi ka tan tahna alo ni...one body. Two soul.. nilovin one body. one soul nitum xok rwh....heihi itan a tha ang.....vwiin bak cu ka be twh ngai lo ang che....hlimte'n i hun leh ni amah nen i hmang liam dwn nya....;(


anyone plzz translate it into english

hann _ said...

What does it means by mahni thatna tur hre ltk my??? Can someone pls translate it

elty chhakchhuak said...

baby, i miss you