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To be used as offensive words in bars!
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Kushard / Cushard  (Cush ard) - Asshole
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Kunni / Kewni      (Queue Knee) - Gay
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Djerky              (Jerk E)  - Wanker
  
 
===Shopping===
 
===Shopping===

Revision as of 18:43, 7 January 2011

Dari is the name of the variant of Persian spoken in Afghanistan.

See also Persian phrasebook.

Contents

Pronunciation guide

Vowels

Consonants

Common diphthongs

Phrase list

Basics

Common signs

OPEN 
koshaade کشاده
CLOSED 
basteh بسته
ENTRANCE 
dakhl دخل
EXIT 
kharij خرج
PUSH 
PULL 
TOILET 
hammom حمام
MEN 
mardon مردان
WOMEN 
zanon زنان
FORBIDDEN 
mamnue ممنوع


Hello. 
Salaam. (.سلام)
How are you? 
Chi hal dari? (چي حال داري؟)
Fine, thank you. 
Khob, tashakor. (خوب تشكر )
What is your name? 
Nametan chist ? (نامتان چيست؟)
My name is _____. 
Naame ma _____ ast. (.نام مه _____ است)
Nice to meet you. 
Khoshhal az molaghat ba shoma. (.خوشحال از ملاقات با شما)
Please. 
Lotfaan. (.لطفا)
Thank you. 
Tashakor . (.تشكر )
You're welcome. 
Da ghesesh nasho. (.د غصش نشو)
Yes. 
Kho. (.خو)
No. 
Ne. (.نه)
Excuse me. (getting attention
Bebakhshin . ( )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
Bebakhshin? . ( )
I'm sorry. 
Sharmanda . ( )
Goodbye 
Ba maane khoda . ( )
Goodbye (informal
Shaw ba khayr . ( )
I can't speak dari well. 
Ma dari yad nadaraom khob.. ( [ ])
Do you speak English? 
Englisi gap zadan metani? ( ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
Kasi da inja hast ke englisi yad dashta basha ? ( ?)
Help! 
Komak! ( !)
Look out! 
Sayhel ko! ( !)
Good morning. 
Sob bakhir. ( )
Good evening. 
Chasht bakhir. ( )
Good night. 
Shaw bakhir. ( )
Good night (to sleep
Shaw bakhir. ( )
I don't understand. 
Ma namifamom. ( )
Where is the toilet? 
Tashnab kojast? ( ?)

Problems

problem chi ast?

Numbers

one 
yak
two 
doo
three 
say
four 
chah-HAHR
five 
panj
six 
shahsh
seven 
haft
eight 
hasht
nine 
nou
ten 
daa

Time

Clock time

1:00 am. yak peshasoor 1:00 pm. yak badasoor 1:30 am. yak nim peshasoor

Duration

Days

Saturday:Shambey Sunday:Yak Shambey Monday:Doo Shambey Tuesday:Se Shambey Wednesday:Chor Sahmbey Thursday:Panj Shambey Friday:Jumma

Months

Writing time and date

Colors

White 
saf ed
Red 
Surkh
Black 
se aw
Yellow 
Zurd
Blue 
abi
Green 
sabz
Orange 
nerangii
Purple 
arjwanni

Transportation

Bus and train

Directions

Taxi

Lodging

Money

Paisa Pul

Eating

Bars

To be used as offensive words in bars!

Kushard / Cushard (Cush ard) - Asshole

Kunni / Kewni (Queue Knee) - Gay

Djerky (Jerk E) - Wanker

Shopping

Driving

Authority

Learning more

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