Igbo Phrases

Welcome to our seventh lesson about popular Igbo phrases. This page will include greetings, questions, emergency and survival expressions, asking for direction, language practice, introducing yourself, holiday wishes, and finally some travel phrases.

Holiday Wishes
Happy birthday
aňụlị ụbọsị ọmụmụ
Happy new year
aňụlị arọ ọfụụ
Merry Christmas
aňụlị ekeresimesi
Good luck
ije oma

Travel Phrases
I have a reservation (hotel)
a gbachiri m ọnọdụ
Do you have rooms available?
ị nwere ime ụlọ fọrọnụ?
I would like a non-smoking room
a chọrọ m ebe adịghị ese awnụrụ
What is the charge per night?
ego ole bụ ofu abalị?
Is this seat taken?
e nwerego oche a?
I'm vegetarian
a bụ m vegetarianụ
How much is this?
ihe a abụ ego ole?
This is very expensive
ihe a dị oke ọnụ

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the phrases in Igbo. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Igbo Numbers   Igbo Numbers

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