Asked in Manners and Etiquette, Proper Addressing
What is the reply for how do you do?
We use "How do you do?" when we meet someone 1st time. It's a formal greeting and a reply is not necessary. It's used as "Namaste". the reply of 'Namaste' is 'Namaste'. then reply of 'How do you do?' will also be same (How do you do?) ...
Asked in Native American Languages
How do you say namaste in all Indian languages?
Assamese = নমস্কাৰ (nomoskaar) Bengali = নমস্কার (nômoshkar) (muslims say আসসালামু আলাইকুম (assalamualaikum)) Bhojpuri = प्रणाम (prannam) English = hello Hindi = नमस्ते (namaste) Kannada = ನಮಸ್ತೆ (namaste) Malayalam = നമസ്തെ (namaste) Nepali = नमस्ते (namaste) Oriya = ନମସ୍ତେ (namaste) Punjabi = ਨਮਸਕਾਰ / نمسکار (namaskar) Sinhala = ආයුඛෝවන් (āyubūvan) Tamil = வணக்கம் (vaṇakkam) Telugu = ఏమండీ (aemaṅdee) Urdu = (āssālam 'alaykum) السلام علیکم ...
What are other words like namaste and what are their meanings?
Similar words to the greeting "namaste" (Sanskrit for 'peace') would be the Hebrew "shalom" and the Arabic "salaam." ...