What is another word for hello?

Synonyms for hello
hɛˈloʊ, hə-, ˈhɛl oʊhel·lo

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Wiktionary4.9 / 12 votes

  1. hellointerjection

    A greeting (salutation) said when meeting someone or acknowledging someone’s arrival or presence.

    Hello, everyone.

    goodbye, bye

Princeton's WordNet4.1 / 8 votes

  1. hello, hullo, hi, howdy, how-do-you-donoun

    an expression of greeting

    "every morning they exchanged polite hellos"

    hullo, how-do-you-do, hi, how-d'ye-do, howdy

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Editors Contribution5.0 / 1 vote

  1. hi

    hi is another way to greet someone, which also has the same meaning as hello.

    "hi!" lucy yelled, as she saw her best friend at the mall.

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019  
  2. hi

    to say something to someone in a greeting

    hello world

    Submitted by MaggieBedson on June 8, 2021  
  3. 你好

    Submitted by Hsiungzoe on November 15, 2021  
  4. hallonoun

    hallo is used as a greeting or to begin a phone conversation.

    hallo how are you

    Submitted by williamisbetterthenandrew on November 6, 2022  

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  1. Allan Tea:

    What I got was a Hello Kitty wrapped around with a snake, the reason I like the snake is because I'm a snake in the Asian culture (calendar), so I think it was a good fit with Hello Kitty.

  2. Janet Hsu:

    Hello Kitty is a citizen of the world, we like to say.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Well, honey, happy Christmas, and you just take care of yourself and say hello to your family, OK ? Say hello to everybody.

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    Hello, hello, hello, enough with the hellos, let's do this.

  5. Scarface:

    Tony Montana Say hello to my little friend

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