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Samogitian phrasebook

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Samogitian phrasebook

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Samogitian is spoken Samogitian region of Lithuania. The language, which is still considered a dialect by most Lithuanian linguists, is closely related to Standard Lithuanian.

Dialects[edit]

There are some dialectal differences depending on the regions they are spoken, though all 3 dialects are mutually intelligible and the following phrasebook is based on the dialect spoken in Telšiai, or a Dounininkai dialect. Western dialect is almost extinct as for now.

A few examples:

Dounininkai
(Northern dialect)
Dūnininkai
(Southern dialect)
Donininkai
(Western dialect)
"bread" douna dūna dona
"milk" pėins pīns pėns

Pronunciation guide[edit]

Vowels[edit]

a - San Francisco

e - Edible

i - Italy

o - rot

u - book

Consonants[edit]

Common diphthongs[edit]

Phrase list[edit]

Some phrases in this phrasebook still need to be translated. If you know anything about this language, you can help by plunging forward and translating a phrase.


Basics[edit]

Common signs

OPEN 
ATĖDARĪTS
CLOSED 
OŽDARĪTS
ENTRANCE 
IEJĖMS
EXIT 
ĖŠEJĖMS
PUSH 
TRAUKTĖ
PULL 
STOMTĖ
TOILET 
ĖŠVĖITĖ
MEN 
VĪRĀ
WOMEN 
MUOTRĖŠKAS
FORBIDDEN 
OŽDRAUSTA


Hello. 
Labdėin.
Hello. (informal
Svēkė.
How are you? 
Kāp laikuotėis?
Fine, thank you. 
Gerā, diekau.
What is your name? 
Kāp tavė vadėn?/Kuoks tava vards?
My name is ______ . 
Mona vards ______ . ( _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
Maluonu tàvėm matyt. ( )
Please. 
Prašáu. ( )
Thank you. 
Diekau. ( )
You're welcome. 
Ì sveikāta. ( )
Yes. 
Je. Noi. (YEH. NOY)
No. 
Ne. (NAH)
Excuse me. (getting attention
Atsėprašau. ( )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
Atsėprašau. ( )
I'm sorry. 
Atsėprašau.
Goodbye 
Vėsa gera.
Goodbye (informal
Baibai.
I can't speak name of language [well]. 
Nešneku gerā žemaitìškā [ ].
Do you speak English? 
Vuo tamsta ruokounatėis onglėškā? ( ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
Bile īr kas ruokoutom onglėškā?
Help! 
Ratavuoket! ( !)
Look out! 
Atsargē .
Good morning. 
Labrīt. ( )
Good evening. 
Laba vakara. ( )
Good night. 
Laba vakara . ( )
Good night (to sleep
Saldiū sapnū.
I don't understand. 
Nasopronto .
Where is the toilet? 
Kor īr ėšvėitė?

Problems[edit]

Leave me alone. 
Ēk šalėn. ( .)
Don't touch me! 
Nalėisk monė! ( !)
I'll call the police. 
Skombėno puolicėjē. ( .)
Police! 
Puolicėjė! ( !)
Stop! Thief! 
Stabdīket! Vagis! ( ! !)
I need your help. 
Mon rēkētom jūsu pagelbas. ( .)
It's an emergency. 
Labā skobē. ( .)
I'm lost. 
Pasėklīdau. ( .)
I lost my bag. 
Pametiau terba. ( .)
I lost my wallet. 
Pametiau pėningėnė. ( .)
I'm sick. 
Mon bluoga ( .)
I've been injured. 
Monėm sùžeidė ( .)
I need a doctor. 
Monėi rēk daktara. ( .)
Can I use your phone? 
Gal galietiuo paskombėnt ėš jūsu tilipuona? ( ?)

Numbers[edit]

vėins
do
trīs
ketorė
pėnkė
šešė
septīnė
aštounė
devīnė
10 
dešim
11 
vėinioulėka
12 
dvīlėka
13 
trīlėka
14 
ketorioulėka
15 
pėnkiuolėka
16 
šešiuolėka
17 
septīnioulėka
18 
aštouniuolėka
19 
devīniuolėka
20 
dvėdešim
21 
dvėdešim vėins ( )
22 
dvėdešim do ( )
23 
dvėdešim trīs ( )
30 
trėsdešim ( )
40 
ketoresdešim ( )
50 
pėnkesdešim ( )
60 
šešdešim ( )
70 
septīndešim ( )
80 
aštoundešim ( )
90 
devīndešim ( )
100 
šėmts ( )
200 
do šėmto ( )
300 
trīs šėmtā ( )
1,000 
tūkstontis
2,000 
do tūkstontio ( )
3,000 
trīs tūkstontē ( )
1,000,000 
milijuons ( )
1,000,000,000 
milijards ( )
1,000,000,000,000 
trilijuons ( )
number _____ (train, bus, etc.) 
( )
half 
posė ( )
less 
mažiau ( )
more 
daugiau ( )

Time[edit]

now 
nūnā ( )
later 
paskiau ( )
before 
prīš, prėiš ( )
morning 
rīts ( )
afternoon 
pėitā ( )
evening 
vakars ( )
night 
naktės ( )

Clock time[edit]

one o'clock AM 
Pėrma naktėis ( )
two o'clock AM 
Ōntra naktėis ( )
noon 
Vidordeinis (Pėitā)
one o'clock PM 
Pėrma dėinuos ( )
two o'clock PM 
Ontra deinuos ( )
midnight 
Vidornaktis ( )

Duration[edit]

_____ minute(s) 
( )
_____ hour(s) 
( )
_____ day(s) 
( )
_____ week(s) 
( )
_____ month(s) 
( )
_____ year(s) 
( )

Days[edit]

today 
šėndėi
yesterday 
vakar
tomorrow 
rītuo
this week 
( )
last week 
( )
next week 
( )
Monday 
panedielis ( )
Tuesday 
oterninks ( )
Wednesday 
sereda ( )
Thursday 
ketvergs ( )
Friday 
pernīčė ( )
Saturday 
sobata ( )
Sunday 
nedielės dėina ( )

Months[edit]

January 
sausis
February 
vasaris
March 
kuovs
April 
balondis
May 
gegožė
June 
bėrželis
July 
lėipa
August 
rogpjūtis
September 
siejė/rogsiejis
October 
spalis
November 
lapkrėtis
December 
groudis

Writing time and date[edit]

Colors[edit]

black 
jouda
white 
balta
gray 
pėlka ( )
red 
rauduona ( )
blue 
mielėna ( )
yellow 
geltuona ( )
green 
žalė ( )
orange 
muorkava ( )
purple 
fiuoletėnė ( )
brown 
roda ( )

Transportation[edit]

Bus and train[edit]

How much is a ticket to _____? 
( )
One ticket to _____, please. 
( )
Where does this train/bus go? 
( )
Where is the train/bus to _____? 
( )
Does this train/bus stop in _____? 
( )
When does the train/bus for _____ leave? 
( )
When will this train/bus arrive in _____? 
( )

Directions[edit]

How do I get to _____ ? 
Kāp patekt ì ____ ?( )
...the train station? 
tràukinių stuotė? ( )
...the bus station? 
autuobusu suotė? ( )
...the airport? 
uora ousta? ( )
...downtown? 
cėntra? ( )
...the youth hostel? 
( )
...the _____ hotel? 
viešbuti _____? ( )
...the American/Canadian/Australian/British consulate? 
I Amerikas/Kanadas/Australijas/Britu ambasada? ( )
Where are there a lot of... 
Kor īr/katruo vėituo īr daug...
...hotels? 
vėišbotiu
...restaurants? 
restuoranu
...bars? 
barū
...sites to see? 
paveiziet vėitū
Can you show me on the map? 
A gali paruodyt žemielapie? ( )
street 
gatvė ( )
Turn left. 
( )
Turn right. 
( )
left 
kairie ( )
right 
dèšinie ( )
straight ahead 
tėisē ( )
towards the _____ 
lìnk _____ / ùnt _____ ( )
past the _____ 
ùž ____ ( )
before the _____ 
prìš ____ ( )
Watch for the _____. Veiziek _______/ Ėiškuok ______ 
( )
intersection 
sankrīžas ( )
north 
šiaurė ( )
south 
pėitā ( )
east 
ritā ( )
west 
vàkarą ( )
uphill 
I kalna ( )
downhill 
Pakalnė ( )

Taxi[edit]

Taxi! 
( )
Take me to _____, please. 
( )
How much does it cost to get to _____? 
( )
Take me there, please. 
( )

Lodging[edit]

Do you have any rooms available? 
( )
How much is a room for one person/two people? 
( )
Does the room come with... 
( )
...bedsheets? 
( )
...a bathroom? 
( )
...a telephone? 
( )
...a TV? 
( )
May I see the room first? 
( )
Do you have anything quieter? 
( )
...bigger? 
( )
...cleaner? 
( )
...cheaper? 
( )
OK, I'll take it. 
( )
I will stay for _____ night(s). 
( )
Can you suggest another hotel? 
( )
Do you have a safe? 
( )
...lockers? 
( )
Is breakfast/supper included? 
( )
What time is breakfast/supper? 
( )
Please clean my room. 
( )
Can you wake me at _____? 
( )
I want to check out. 
( )

Money[edit]

Do you accept American/Australian/Canadian dollars? 
( )
Do you accept British pounds? 
( )
Do you accept Euros? 
( )
Do you accept credit cards? 
( )
Can you change money for me? 
( )
Where can I get money changed? 
( )
Can you change a traveler's check for me? 
( )
Where can I get a traveler's check changed? 
( )
What is the exchange rate? 
( )
Where is an automatic teller machine (ATM)? 
( )

Eating[edit]

A table for one person/two people, please. 
( )
Can I look at the menu, please? 
( )
Can I look in the kitchen? 
( )
Is there a house specialty? 
( )
Is there a local specialty? 
( )
I'm a vegetarian. 
aš vegetars (m), aš vegetarė (f)
I don't eat pork. 
( )
I don't eat beef. 
( )
I only eat kosher food. 
( )
Can you make it "lite", please? (less oil/butter/lard
( )
fixed-price meal 
( )
a la carte 
( )
breakfast 
( )
lunch 
( )
tea (meal
( )
supper 
( )
I want _____. 
Nuorietiuo
I want a dish containing _____. 
( )
chicken 
( )
beef 
( )
fish 
( )
ham 
( )
sausage 
( )
cheese 
( )
eggs 
( )
salad 
( )
(fresh) vegetables 
( )
(fresh) fruit 
( )
bread 
( )
toast 
( )
noodles 
( )
rice 
( )
beans 
( )
May I have a glass of _____? 
( )
May I have a cup of _____? 
( )
May I have a bottle of _____? 
( )
coffee 
( )
tea (drink
( )
juice 
( )
(bubbly) water 
( )
(still) water 
( )
beer 
( )
red/white wine 
( )
May I have some _____? 
( )
salt 
( )
black pepper 
( )
butter 
( )
Excuse me, waiter? (getting attention of server)
( )
I'm finished. 
( )
It was delicious. 
( )
Please clear the plates. 
( )
The check, please. 
( )

Bars[edit]

Do you serve alcohol? 
( )
Is there table service? 
( )
A beer/two beers, please. 
( )
A glass of red/white wine, please. 
( )
A pint, please. 
( )
A bottle, please. 
( )
_____ (hard liquor) and _____ (mixer), please. 
( )
whiskey 
( )
vodka 
( )
rum 
( )
water 
( )
club soda 
( )
tonic water 
( )
orange juice 
( )
Coke (soda
( )
Do you have any bar snacks? 
( )
One more, please. 
( )
Another round, please. 
( )
When is closing time? 
( )
Cheers! 
( )

Shopping[edit]

Do you have this in my size? 
( )
How much is this? 
( )
That's too expensive. 
( )
Would you take _____? 
( )
expensive 
( )
cheap 
( )
I can't afford it. 
( )
I don't want it. 
( )
You're cheating me. 
( )
I'm not interested. 
(..)
OK, I'll take it. 
( )
Can I have a bag? 
( )
Do you ship (overseas)? 
( )
I need... 
( )
...toothpaste. 
( )
...a toothbrush. 
( )
...tampons. 
. ( )
...soap. 
( )
...shampoo. 
( )
...pain reliever. (e.g., aspirin or ibuprofen
( )
...cold medicine. 
( )
...stomach medicine. 
... ( )
...a razor. 
( )
...an umbrella. 
( )
...sunblock lotion. 
( )
...a postcard. 
( )
...postage stamps. 
( )
...batteries. 
( )
...writing paper. 
( )
...a pen. 
( )
...English-language books. 
( )
...English-language magazines. 
( )
...an English-language newspaper. 
( )
...an English-English dictionary. 
( )

Driving[edit]

I want to rent a car. 
( )
Can I get insurance? 
( )
stop (on a street sign
( )
one way 
( )
yield 
( )
no parking 
( )
speed limit 
( )
gas (petrol) station 
( )
petrol 
( )
diesel 
( )

Authority[edit]

I haven't done anything wrong. 
Nėika bluoga napridėrbau.
It was a misunderstanding. 
( )
Where are you taking me? 
( )
Am I under arrest? 
A monėm sujemat? ( )
I am an American/Australian/British/Canadian citizen. 
Aš èso Amerikas/Australijas/Britanijas/Kanadas pilietis ( )
I want to talk to the American/Australian/British/Canadian embassy/consulate. 
( )
I want to talk to a lawyer. 
( )
Can I just pay a fine now? 
A dabā galiu tiesiuog susimokiet bauda? ( )

Learning more[edit]

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