Common words in Tulu, Kannada, Konkani,Telugu,Malayalam,Marathi,Tamil

English Phrase Equiv.
Tulu Phrase Equiv.
Kannada Phrase Equiv.
Konkani Phrase
(Hindu)
Konkani Phrase (Mangalorean Christian) – ( use n silent )
Telugu Phrase Equiv.
Malayalam Phrase Equiv.
Marathi Phrase Equiv.
Tamil Phrase Equiv.

Are you married ?
Eereg madme aathunda ?
Nimige madhuve aagideya ?
Tugeli vardik jalya ve ?
Tuje kajar jalangi ? (OR) tu kajarigi
Neeku pelli ayyinda ?
Nintae kalyanam kazhijoo?
Tuje Lagna Zale Ahe Ka?
Neegal thurumanam anavara ?

Beautiful girl
Porlu ponnu
Chandada hudugi (Sundhara Hennu)
Chandi chelli
Sobit chedun
Andhamyna ammaiyee
Sundari pennu
Sunder Mulagi
Alagana Pen

Come in , be seated
Bale, kullule
Banni, kulithu
kollibital yo, bais.
bithar ye, boss
lopali ki ra , kurcho
Varoo, kayari irikku
Ye, Bus.
Ulea varungal, ukarungal

Did you have your food?
Vanas aanda ?
Oota Aayitha?
javan jalle ve?
Jevan jalengi ? (OR) jevlaigi ?
Bhojanamu chaisava ?
Than bhakshanam kazhichoo
Tuje Jevan Zale Ka?
Ungaludaya Unavu Sapiteergala

Do you have Children ?
Eereg jokulu unda ?
Nimige makkalu iddara?
Charduva Asa ve tukka ?
tuka burgin asathgi ?
Neeku pellalu vunnara ?
Ninaku ethra kuttikalaanu?
Tula Mule Ahet Ka?
Ungaluku kulandaigal Iruka?

Do you know?
Goththa?
Goththe?
Gotasa ve tukka?
gottu asagi tuka ?
Neeku thylusa ?
Ninakku ariyamoo
Tula Mahit Ahe ka?
Ungaluku theriyuma?

Do you speak English ?
Eareg English barpunda?
Nimige English gotha?
Tukka English yei ve?
tuka english wulonounk yethagi ?
Meeru english matlada galava ?
Ninakoo English samsarikkan ariyamoo?
Tule English bolta yete ka?
Ungalal angilam(English) pesa mudiyuma?

Don’t mention it.
Thondare ijji.
Paravaagilla.
Audna.
wodnai
Parva laydhu.
Saramilla
Bolayachi garaj nahi.
ethai kuripida vendam?

He is very good.
Baaree yedd jana.
Bahala olleya manushya.
Tho manishu chang asa.
tho boro manis
Athadu chala manchi vadu.
Avan valarae nalla manushyanaa
To Khup Changla Ahe.
Avan romba nalaavan ?

His name is
Aarena pudar …
Avara hesaru …
Tagele naav.
taje naaun
Athani payru…
Avantae paeru..
Tyche Nav
Avan peyar..

How are you ?
Yencha Ullar?
Hege idhira?
Tu kashi asa?
koso asai
Yela vunnaru ?
Ninaku sugham anoo
Tu Kasa Aahes?
Negal yepadi irukiriergal ?

How do you say this in tulu ?
Undena tulutu yencha panpuna?
Idhannu tuluvalli hege helodu?
Ye tulu bashetu kashi ulloche?
yen tuluwenth kashen sangche
eid yela chappali in tulu ?
Ithu tuluvil enganayaa parayunnae
He tu tulu madhye kase bolnar?
Yethai yepadi tuluil solvergal?

How much does this cost?
Nek yeth bele ?
Idhake yestu bele?
Hakka mol kitle ?
hak kitlen, (OR) mol kitlen
dini karudhu yantha ?
Ehinu ethrayaa vila
Hyachi kimmat kay aahe?
Yethu yevalavu madipu kondathu?

I am a bachelor.
Yank madme aathijji.
Nanide maduve aagilla.
Megeli vardik jahini
haun aunkaar (OR) haun Kajari nahi
Neynu bramahcharini
Nyan brammachari
Me bramhachari aahe.
Nan thirumanam akathavan

I am doing well.
Yaan Sowkhya.
Naanu Sowkhya.
Aav husar asa.
Boron asan
neynu bagunna nu.
Nyan sughamaayi erikkunoo
Me thik aahe.
Nan nanraga panikondu irukiren

I am married.
Yank madme aathund.
Nanige maduve aagide.
Megeli vardhik jalya.
Haun kajari (OR) Mojen kajar jalan
naaku pelli ayyindi.
Nyan kalyanam kazhichathanu
Maze lagna zale aahe.
Nan kayanam anavan

I don’t know tulu.
Yank tulu barpujji.
Nanige tulu barudhilla.
Maka tulu yana
maka tulu yena (OR) Maka tulu gottuna
Naaku tulu thyliyadhu.
Enikku Tulu ariyilla
Mala tulu yet nahi.
Yenaku tulu theriyathu

I have three sons( daughters).
Yank mooji aaan (ponnu) jokulu undu.
Nanige mooru gandu (hennu) makkalu idhare.
makka teen chede (cheldua)
maka teen cherke (cheduan)
naaku muggaru kodukulu( kuthullu)
Enikku moonu aankuttikalanu
Mala teen mulage(muli) ahet.
Yenaku mundru magangal (magalkal)

I know.
Yank Goththu.
Nanage Goththu.
vaive
haun jana
Naaku thylusu.
Eniku ariyaam
Mala mahit aahe.
Yenaku theriyum

I know little tulu.
Yank onthe tulu barpundu.
Nanige swalpa tulu barthadhe.
makka thodeshe tulu yetta
haun illeshi tulu jana
Naaku koddiga tulu thylusu.
Enniku Tulu kurachu ariyaam
Mala thode tulu yete.
Yenaku kongam tulu theriyum

I know Mangalore well.
Yank Mangalore gotthundu.
Nanige Mangalore gotthuntu.
Makka mangalore gotasa
haun kodiyaal jana
Naaku Mangaloure baga thylusu.
Enikku Manglore nannayi ariyaam.
Mala mangalore changale mahit aahe.
Yenaku mangalore nanraga theriyum

I like Mangalore.
Yank mangalore yedde aapundu.
Nanige Mangalore ista aayitu.
Makka mangalore avadatha
maka kodiyala boren lagtha
Mangalore anteey naaku estamu.
Enikku Manglore valarae ishtammanu
mala mangalore avadate.
Yenaku mangalore pidikum

I will come back.
Yaan pera barpe.
Naanu vapasu baruthene.
Aav opasa yetta
haun patin yetan
neynu tirigi vasthanu.
Naan ippol varam
Me punha parat yein.
Nan thirumba varugirean

I will wait.
Yaan kapuve.
Naanu kayuthene.
Aav wait karta.
haun rakthan
neynu vaychi chaisthunu.
Naan kathu nilkkam
Me Waat baghen
Nan kathirukiren

Is there a Telephone nearby ?
Mulpa kaithaal telephone unda?
Hathiradhalli telephone unta?
Anga kahin telephone asa ve?
Hanga phone laggin asagi
ekkada daggaro lo telephone vunda ?
Evidae aduttu telephone ondoo?
Javalpas telephone aahe ka?
Angu yethavathu tholaipese arugil irukiratha?

May I use your telephone?
Yaan onji phone malpolia?
Naanu ondu phone madale?
tuggelen phone waprunve ?
tuje phone waparungi ?
neynu mee telephone upayangi vacccha ?
Naan nintae telephone opayoogicootae.
Me tumcha telephone vaparoo shakato ka?
Nan ungal tholaipesiai ubayogikalama?

My name is
Yanna pudar …
Nanna hesaru …
Megele naav ..
mojen naaun
naa payru
Entae paeru
Maze Naav…
Yen payear

No Thanks.
Bodchi solmelu.
Beda dhanyavaadagalu.
Thanks nak/ Audna ( means ok)
naka, devborekorun
vaddu dinayavadalu.
Saramilla..
nahi, dhanyavad.
Vendam nandri

Please come here.
Dayamalthu moolu bale.
Dayamadi illi banni.
Chikke anga yo.
dayakarn hanga ye
dayachaisi ekkada ki randi.
Evadae varoo
krupaya ekade ya.
Dayavu seaithu ingu varavum

Please give the bill.
Daya malthdu bill korle.
Dayamaadi bill kodi.
Chikke Bill Di.
dayakarna bill dee
dayachaisi bill evvaandi
Aa raseethu ingu tharoo
Krupaya bill dya.
Dayavu seaithu billai kodukavum

Please help yourself.
Aaramad Balesonle.
Aaramavagi Balesukolli.
Swata madat karun ge.
dayakarn kange
meeku meeray chaisikondi.
Thaniyae shahayichoolu
Krupaya swatahala madad kara
Dayavu seaithu ungaluku nengala uthavavum

Please wait for a moment.
Onji nimisha unthule.
Dayamadi ondu nimisha nilli.
Chikke rabata ve.
daykarna illechen rao
Okka nimishamu vaychi vundandi.
Oru nimisham nilkoo
Ek Minit thamba..
Dayavu seaithu kathirukavum

Thank you very much.
Mast Upakara.
Thumba danyavaadagalu.
Mast Thanks,
must dev borekorun
meeku chala danyavadalu.
Valarae nanni
Far Dhanyavad.
Mika nandri

This is my house.
Avu yenna ill.
Adu nanna mane.
Ye megele ghar.
yen mujen ghar
edi na ellu.
Ethanu entae veedu
He maze ghar aahe..
Ithu annudaya veedu

Today is Sunday.
Eni Ithaara.
Evaththu bhaanuvaara.
Aagi Sunday/ Aagi ravivar.
aaj aithaar
ee roju adivaram
Innu nayar aanu
Aaj Ravivar aahe.
Indru nayatru kilamai

What do you need?
Eereg daada bodu?
Nimage yenu beku?
Tukka kasele zahi?
tuka kithe jai ?
neeku yami kavali ?
Ninakku entha vaendathe
Tula kay pahije aahe.
Ungaluku yena vendum ?

What is his name?
Aarena pudar daada?
Avara hesarenu?
Tagele naav kasale?
taje naavn kithen
athani payru yamiti ?
Avantae paeru enthanu
Tyche nav kay aahe.
avan payar yena?

What is that?
Avu daada?
Adu Yenu?
Te kasale?
ten kithen
adi yamiti ?
Athu enthanu
Te kay aahe.
athu yena?

What is your name ?
Irna pudar enchina?
Nimma hesaru yenu?
Tugele naav kasale?
Tuje naav kithen
nee payru yamiti ?
Enthau nintae peru
Tuze nav kay aahe.
ungal payar enaga?

What time is it now ?
Porthu yeth aand?
Gante yeshtu aayithu?
Ata gante kitle jalle?
Kithlin voran jalin aathan?
eppudu samayamu yantha ayyindi ?
Eppol samayam ethrayanu
Aata kiti vajale aahet ?
Yipothu ena neram akirathu?

THANK YOU FOR THE CONTRIBUTION

Contributor for Mangalorean Konkani – Rudolph Dsouza
Contributor for Telugu – Achanta Srinivasarao
Contributor for Malayalam – Bejoy Ramakrishanan
Contributor for Marathi – Yeshwanth Rane
Contributor for Tamil – Ram Kumar – Coimbatore(Kuwait)

5 thoughts on “Common words in Tulu, Kannada, Konkani,Telugu,Malayalam,Marathi,Tamil

  1. Hello, Can you also list the difference between the words of real koli language of Mumbai, Vardhi language of Vidharba and Kandeshi language of Kandesh

  2. Thank you very much for providing sentence in different languages with comparing english and telugu. It is easy to understand and learn different languages. Please increase the website furthur i mean devolop it. Thank you

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