Some of the most important words to learn in any language are your basic greetings like hello and goodbye. This page not only provides a list for greeting words in Spanish, but also lists a number of ways to say goodbye in Spanish.
Whether you are just looking to give a general Hello
or a more time sensitive Good morning
, Good afternoon
, or Good evening
, this page can help. It can also help you to learn Spanish greeting phrases like What's up?
and How's it going?
If you are in need of some more conversational Spanish greetings, we've also provided the translations for how to introduce yourself or a friend and many ways for replying It's nice to meet you
When the conversation is over or it is time to leave, it will be important that you can say a proper goodbye in Spanish. Luckily, we've got several farewells for you to choose from including the standard Bye
, plus See you later
, See you tomorrow
, Take care
, and Have a nice day
If for some reason you are unable to find quite the right greeting or goodbye in Spanish to suit your needs, then by all means post your Spanish translation request
in our forum. We can't guarantee we'll find you an answer, but hopefully someone will be able to give you the correct translation to whatever word or phrase you are looking for.
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So without further ado, please scroll down to see our full list of Spanish greetings and goodbyes.