Tigrinya-English dictionary

5000 Word Tigrinya Dictionary

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

5000 Word Tigrinya Dictionary


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5000 Word Tigrinya Dictionary

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Key Features

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


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Online Tigrinya dictionary

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

a house
my house
eti geza
the house
his house
Eti geza aregit iyu
The house is old
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About Tigrinya

About Tigrinya

Tigrinya is spoken by 9 million people in Eritrea and northern Ethiopia. You'd like to improve your Tigrinya vocabulary? Download our Tigrinya PDF dictionary now and learn new Tigrinya words today!

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Basic words and phrases in Tigrinya

Learn to get by in Tigrinya with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Tigrinya phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Qöbuk eyu.
It is nice.
Debena eyu zelo.
It is cloudy.
May yharm alo.
It is raining.
Quri eyu zelo.
It is cold out.
Basic words and phrases in Tigrinya
Kemey hadirkum?!
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Speak! Tigrinya

Speak! Tigrinya

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

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You can learn Tigrinya in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Tigrinya in a short time and our nine-step Tigrinya learning guide will show you how. We'll talk about Tigrinya 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 Tigrinya.

Tigrinya learning guide : Step 9

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

On the Road! Tigrinya

On the Road! Tigrinya

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

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