Learn To Speak Armenian

Select a category of Armenian words and phrases:
Basic Words | Directions | Numbers | Places | Shopping and Dining | Time and Dates | Travel

Time and Dates = Zhama yev Oruh

What time is it? = Jameh kani eh?
7:13, Seven thirteen = 7:13, Yoteh Dassneh yerek gantsni
3:15, Three fifteen = 3:15, Yerekeh Dassneh hink gantsni
3:15, A quarter past three = 3:15, Yerekeh karrort gantsni
11:30, Eleven thirty = 11:30, Dassneh meg ou gess
11:30, Half past eleven = 11:30, Dasssneh megeh yeressoun gantsni
1:45, One forty-five = 1:45, Dassneh megeh karassoun hink gantsni
1:45, A quarter till two = 1:45, Yergoukin karrort gah

Day = Ohr
Week = Shapat
Month = Amiss
Year = Dari

Monday = Yergou shapti
Tuesday = Yerek shapti
Wednesday = Tchorek shapti
Thursday = Hink shapti
Friday = Ourpat
Saturday = Shapat
Sunday = Guiragui

January = Hounvar
February = Pedervar
March = Mard
April = Abril
May = Mayiss
June = Houniss
July = Houliss
August = Okosdos
September = Sebdemper
October = Hogdemper
November = Noyemper
December = Tegdemper

Spring = Karoun
Summer = Amar
Fall, Autumn = Ashoun
Winter = Tsemer

Today = Ayss or
Yesterday = Yereg
Tomorrow = Vagheh

Birthday = dzenentyan ohr
Happy Birthday! = Shenorhavor Dzenentyan Ohr!

Want to try something really cool?

Google's translation service, called Google Translate, now supports the Armenian language. Through Google Translate, you can actually listen to the Armenian translation of the words on this page. Go to Google Translate's Armenian translation page here, type or copy and paste the English word or phrase you want to translate into the empty box, and click on the microphone icon on the right-hand side of the screen. Presto! Google's software plays the (Eastern) Armenian translation (in a robotic voice). Not a bad start, Google!