Top 20 Translated Phrases in Lao Language

Since 1985, American Language Services (AML-Global) has provided effective translation, interpretation, and transcription services in over 200 languages (including ASL & CART services).  AML-Global is one of the largest language service providers in the United States.  We have earned an excellent reputation by delivering cost-effective, timely and great quality work with fast turnaround times.  We are 9001 & 13485 ISO certified, which is a testament to our uncompromising processes.  Below is a sample of commonly translated phrases in the Lao language

English Lao
Good morning. ສະບາຍດີ ton sao (sába̖ai-di̖i ton sao)
Good afternoon. ສະບາຍດີຍາມແລງ (sabaidee yarm laeng)

ສະບາຍດີ (sabaidee)

Good evening. ສະບາຍດີຍາມແລງ (sabaidee yarm laeng)

ສະບາຍດີ (sabaidee)

What is your name? ເຈົ້າຊື່ຫຍັງ? (jâo seu nyãng?)
Hello, my name is… ຂ້ອຍຊື່ … (kháwy seu …)
How are you? ສະບາຍດີບ (sába̖ai-di̖i baw?)
Long time no see ບໍ່ເຫັນໜ້າກັນດົນລະນໍ

(bor hen naa gun don la nor)

Have a nice day ມີ​ວັນ​ທີ່​ດີ! (mi van thidi)
Goodbye. ໂຊກດີເດີ້ (sôhk dii der)

ລາກ່ອນ (la kon) – stay well

ໄປດີ (pai di) – go well

Sorry ຂໍໂທດ (khãw thôht)
Excuse me. ຂໍໂທດ (khãw thôht)
Please. ກະລຸນາ (kaluna)
Get well soon ເຊົາໄວໆເດີ (sao vai vai de)
Leave me alone! Boh tong koun khoy!
I don’t know ຂ້ອຍບໍ່ຮູ້ (khoi bor hu)
Please speak more slowly ກະລຸນາເວົ້າຊ້າໆ (kálunaa wâo sâa sâa)
Please say that again ກະລຸນາເວົ້າໃໝ່ເບິ່ງດູ (kállunaa wâo mai boeng duu)
How much is this? ເທົ່າໃດ? (thao da̖i?)
Bon appetit /

Have a nice meal

ເຊີນແຊບ (soen saeb)
I do not understand. ບໍ່ເຂົ້າໃຈ (baw khào ja̖i)


Translation, Interpreting, Transcription & Multi-Media Expertise for Over 35 Years

As a key player in the language industry, American Language Services commits to providing you with exceptional and professional services.  AML-Global stands the test of time in providing translation, interpretation, transcription, and media services to private industry, government, education, and non-profit organizations. Our thousands of linguists around the world and teams of dedicated professionals are ready to serve.

Call Us Now at 1-800-951-5020 for further information, or visit our website at

For a quote, go to and we will respond promptly.


Quick Quote