Commonly Translated Dutch Words

Following on in our translation series, this month we have been looking at the most common words to be translated into Dutch, and vice versa – and we’re not talking about “Dunglish” either

Dutch – English

Dutch Word English Translation
zo so
hoi hi
Goeiemorgen Good Morning
Welkom! welcome
hoe how
Ik I / I’m
Dank thank
je you
waar where
wat what

 

English – Dutch

English Word Dutch Translation
a een
the de
nice leuk
here hier
country land
can kan
yes ja
no nee
is is
it het

 

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