Amharic-English dictionary

5000 Word Amharic Dictionary

A great companion for Amharic language learners, from beginner to intermediate level. Includes the most commonly used words in Amharic today. You can view the PDF dictionary on your smartphone or your iPad (using the free iBooks app).

5000 Word Amharic Dictionary


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5000 Word Amharic Dictionary

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Key Points

  • Includes the most important words in Amharic
  • Amharic-English and English-Amharic
  • Essential vocabulary marked in bold


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Online Amharic dictionary

This Amharic dictionary contains the 5000 most used words in Amharic which are essential for day to day communication. Along with the meaning of the word, the dictionary will also provide usage examples.

my houses
Bētu tiliq new
The house is big
Bētoču tiniš nečew
The houses are small
Bētoču ādīs nečew
The houses are new
her houses
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About Amharic

About Amharic

Amharic is spoken by 22 million people in Ethiopia. You'd like to improve your Amharic vocabulary? Download our Amharic PDF dictionary now and learn new Amharic words today!

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Basic words and phrases in Amharic

Learn to get by in Amharic with these useful words and phrases. The phrases below will help you to greet people in Amharic, introduce yourself in Amharic and even hold a conversation in Amharic after you have met someone.

Melkam mišt yihunilih !
Have a nice evening !
Melkam ye'irefīt qenat !
Have a nice weekend !
Melkam qen yihunilih !
Have a nice day !
Basic words and phrases in Amharic
Indemin amesčatsču!
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Speak! Amharic

Speak! Amharic

Learn Amharic now. You'll begin with simple Amharic phrases and day to day vocabulary and advance at your own pace... seeing, listening and responding in Amharic. Fun to use and also fun to learn! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a comprehensive Amharic language course for Windows. If you have a Windows laptop, this will be an excellent way for you to learn Amharic.

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You can learn Amharic in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Amharic in a short time and our nine-step Amharic learning guide will show you how. We'll talk about Amharic greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Amharic.

Amharic learning guide : Step 9

In the previous steps, you learned about Amharic greetings, Amharic nouns, Amharic adjectives and Amharic verbs. In this step, we highlight the use of possessive pronouns in Amharic. You'll learn phrases like bētē, metshāfē and terepezayē (my house, my book, my table). You'll also learn bētiš, metshāfiš and terepezaš (your house, your book, your table). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Amharic and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol.

On the Road! Amharic

On the Road! Amharic

Make the most of your trip to work by learning Amharic words and phrases on the way. With this audio CD, you'll learn 1000's of Amharic words & phrases in a very short time. The voice is in both Amharic and English. Just listen, absorb and enjoy! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a learn Amharic audio cd. If you have a CD player at home or in your car, this is the Amharic course for you.

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