Basic Cebuano Phrases

Cebuano is a language very distinct from Tagalog, but we get enough inquiries about Cebuano that we decided to list a few basic phrases.


BASIC CEBUANO PHRASES


Maayong adlaw.
Good day. (as a greeting)


Maayong buntag.
Good morning.


Maayong udto.
Good noon.


Maayong gabii.
Good evening.


Daghang salamat.
Thanks very much.



Oo. Dili.
Yes. No.


Nami.
Delicious.

 
Nami gid.
Very delicious.


Usahay.

Sometimes.


Ambot.

Don't know.

Ambot lang.
I dunno...

Ambot sa imo!
I don't know with you!



usa, duha, tulo, upat, lima, unom, pito, walo, siyam, napulo
one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten