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Fijian phrasebook

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Fijian is the main language of Fiji.

Pronunciation guide[edit]

Vowels[edit]

Consonants[edit]

Common diphthongs[edit]

Phrase list[edit]

Basics[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.

I'm fine
Hello. 
Ni Sa Bula (Nnee-Sah-Boolah )
Hello. (informal
Bula . (Boolah)literally means "life"
How are you? 
Formal: Sa Vaka eVei tiko? Informal (Sah Vaka eVeih?)
Fine, thank you. 
Bula Bula Vinaka Tiko, Vinaka (Boolah Boolah Vee-nah-kah teekoh )
What is your name? 
O Cei na yacamu? (Oh-they nah ya-tha muuh?)
My name is ______ . 
Na yacaqu ko ______ . (Na ya-tha-ngu koh _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
. ( )
Please. 
Kerekere. (Kerreh-kerreh)
Thank you. 
Vinaka. (Vee-Nah-Kah )
Thank you very much. 
Formal/informal Vinaka vaka levu! (Vee-Nah-Kah Vahkah Le Vuuh )
You're welcome. 
. (Smile )
Yes. 
Io . (Ee-your )
No. 
Sega. (Sengah)
Excuse me. (getting attention
Kemuni . ( Khe-muh-ni)
Excuse me.
Tulou. (too-low )
I'm sorry. 
Vosoti au. (Vo-so-tee yah-uuh)
Goodbye 
Moce. (Mo-they)
Goodbye. Formal (Nnee Sah Mow They) Informal
Moce: (Mow They)
I can't speak name of language [well]. 
Au sega ni vosa vaka Viti []. ('Ah uuh sen ngah nee vosah vaka Viti' [Formal])
Do you speak English? 
E rawa beka mo vosa vakavalagi? (Ko ni kila na vosa Vaka Valagi?)(con knee keyla na vossa vakah Viti?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
E tiko beka eke edua, e rawa ni vosa vakavalagi? (Ee teako bekah ekeh eduah e rahwa knee vosah vakah Viti?)
Help! 
Kere veivuke! (keh-reh vehi vukhe !)
Look out! 
Raica! (Rai-tha!)
Good morning. Formal 
Ni Sa Yadra! .(Nee Sa Yandra)
Good evening. 
. ( )
Good night. 
. ( )
Good night (to sleep) Moce
. (mo-they)
I don't know. 
Au sega ni kila. (Aah Uuu Senga Nnee kee-lah)
Where is the bathroom? 
E vei na valelailai? (Eeh Vhei nah vahle lahilahi?)
Good Bye 
Moce ("Mow-they"): Nnee
No Worries 
Sega na Lega ("Senga-na-lenga")
How Much? 
E Vica (Eeh-vee-tha?) Formal: E vica na kena i sau ( Eeh Veetha nah kenah i sah uu?)
See you again 
Sota Tale (Soh-tah-tah-lay)

Problems[edit]

Leqa

Numbers[edit]

- 1  - Dua 
- 2  - Rua 
- 3  - Tolu
- 4  - Va
- 5  - Lima
- 6  - Ono
- 7  - Vitu
- 8  - Walu
- 9  - Ciwa
- 10 - Tini
- 20 - Rua saga vulu
- 30 - Tolu saga vulu
- 40 - Va saga vulu
- 50 - Lima saga vulu
- 100 - E dua na drau
- 500 - E lima na drau
- 1000 - Udolu / Dua na Udolu
- 5000 - Lima na Udolu

Time[edit]

Clock time[edit]

Duration[edit]

Days  :[edit]

 Moniti (Monday) [Moh-nee-tee] 
 Tusiti (Tuesday) [Too-See-tee] 
 Vukelulu (Wednesday) [Vooh-keh-loo-loo] 
Lotulevu (Thursday) [Lo- too-leh-voo]
 Vakaraubuka (Friday) [Vaa-kaa-rah-who-boo-kah]
 Vakarauwai (Saturday) [Va-kah-rah-who-waah-ee] 
Sigatabu (Sunday) [Seenga-ta-boo]

Months[edit]

Writing time and date[edit]

Colors[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Bus and train[edit]

Directions[edit]

Taxi[edit]

Lodging[edit]

Money[edit]

Eating[edit]

Food[edit]

Bars[edit]

Travel[edit]

Driving[edit]

Authority[edit]

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