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English translation of 'ciao'

ciao

(ˈtʃao)

exclamation

    1. (all'arrivo) hello!, hi!
    2. (alla partenza) bye(-bye)!

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'ciao' in Other Languages

British English: bye! /baɪ/ INTERJECTION
Bye! is another way of saying goodbye.
  • American English: bye!
  • Arabic: !مَعْ السَلامَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: tchau!
  • Chinese: 再见!
  • Croatian: bok!
  • Czech: ahoj! rozloučení
  • Danish: farvel
  • Dutch: doei!
  • European Spanish: ¡adiós!
  • Finnish: hei!
  • French: salut !
  • German: Tschüs!
  • Greek: αντίο!
  • Italian: ciao!
  • Japanese: さよなら!
  • Korean: 안녕!
  • Norwegian: ha det!
  • Polish: do widzenia!
  • European Portuguese: tchau!
  • Romanian: pa!
  • Russian: пока!
  • Latin American Spanish: ¡adiós!
  • Swedish: hej då!
  • Thai: ลาก่อน
  • Turkish: hoşça kal!
  • Ukrainian: Бувай!
  • Vietnamese: chào tạm biệt
British English: bye-bye! /ˌbaɪˈbaɪ/ INTERJECTION
Bye-bye! is another way of saying goodbye.
  • American English: bye-bye!
  • Arabic: إِلى اللِقاء
  • Brazilian Portuguese: tchau-tchau!
  • Chinese: 再见!
  • Croatian: doviđenja!
  • Czech: ahoj! rozloučení
  • Danish: farvel
  • Dutch: tot ziens!
  • European Spanish: ¡adiós!
  • Finnish: hei hei!
  • French: au revoir !
  • German: Wiedersehen!
  • Greek: αντίο!
  • Italian: ciao!
  • Japanese: バイバイ!
  • Korean: 안녕!
  • Norwegian: ha det bra!
  • Polish: pa-pa!
  • European Portuguese: tchau-tchau!
  • Romanian: pa-pa!
  • Russian: до свидания!
  • Latin American Spanish: ¡adiós!
  • Swedish: hej då!
  • Thai: ลาก่อน
  • Turkish: hoşça kal!
  • Ukrainian: Бувай здоров!
  • Vietnamese: chào tạm biệt!
British English: cheerio! /ˈtʃɪərɪˈəʊ/ INTERJECTION
People sometimes say `Cheerio!' as a way of saying goodbye.
  • American English: bye!
  • Arabic: وَدَاعاً
  • Brazilian Portuguese: Até logo!
  • Chinese: 再见!
  • Croatian: živio!
  • Czech: ahoj! rozloučení
  • Danish: hej-hej
  • Dutch: dag!
  • European Spanish: ¡chao!
  • Finnish: hei!
  • French: ciao !
  • German: Mach’s gut!
  • Greek: εις υγείαν!
  • Italian: ciao!
  • Japanese: ではまた!
  • Korean: 안녕!
  • Norwegian: ha det!
  • Polish: cześć!
  • European Portuguese: Até logo!
  • Romanian: Salutare!
  • Russian: всего хорошего!
  • Latin American Spanish: ¡chao!
  • Swedish: hej då!
  • Thai: ลาก่อน
  • Turkish: sağlıcakla!
  • Ukrainian: бувай!
  • Vietnamese: chào tạm biệt!
British English: hello! /hʌˈləʊ/ INTERJECTION
You say `hello!' to someone when you meet them.
  • American English: hello!
  • Arabic: مَرْحَبَاً
  • Brazilian Portuguese: olá!
  • Chinese: 您好!
  • Croatian: bok!
  • Czech: ahoj!
  • Danish: goddag
  • Dutch: hallo!
  • European Spanish: ¡hola!
  • Finnish: hei!
  • French: bonjour !
  • German: Hallo!
  • Greek: γεια!
  • Italian: ciao!
  • Japanese: こんにちは!
  • Korean: 안녕!
  • Norwegian: hallo!
  • Polish: cześć!
  • European Portuguese: olá!
  • Romanian: salut!
  • Russian: привет!
  • Latin American Spanish: ¡hola!
  • Swedish: hej!
  • Thai: สวัสดี
  • Turkish: merhaba!
  • Ukrainian: вітаю!
  • Vietnamese: xin chào!
British English: hi! /haɪ/ INTERJECTION
In informal situations, you say `hi!' to greet someone.
  • American English: hi!
  • Arabic: مَرْحَبَاً
  • Brazilian Portuguese: olá!
  • Chinese: 你好!
  • Croatian: bok!
  • Czech: ahoj
  • Danish: hej
  • Dutch: hoi!
  • European Spanish: ¡hola!
  • Finnish: hei!
  • French: salut !
  • German: hi!
  • Greek: γεια σου!
  • Italian: ciao!
  • Japanese: やあ!
  • Korean: 안녕!
  • Norwegian: hei!
  • Polish: cześć!
  • European Portuguese: olá!
  • Romanian: bună!
  • Russian: привет!
  • Latin American Spanish: ¡hola!
  • Swedish: hej!
  • Thai: สวัสดี
  • Turkish: selam!
  • Ukrainian: привіт!
  • Vietnamese: xin chào!

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Translation of ciao from the Collins Italian to English
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