“I Love You” in Various Languages

Language Translation
Afrikaans Ek het jou liefe
Ek is lief vir jou
Albanian te dua
te dashuroj
Alentejano (Portugal) Gosto De Ti, Porra!
Alsacien Ich hoan dich gear
Amharic Afekrishalehou
Arabic Ana Behibak (to a male)
Ana Behibek (to a female)
Ib’n hebbak.
Ana Ba-heb-bak
nhebuk
Ohiboke (male to female)
Ohiboka (female to male)
Ohibokoma (male or female to two males or two females)
Nohiboke (more than one male or female to female)
Nohiboka (male to male or female to male)
Nohibokoma (m. to m. or f. to two males or two females)
Nohibokom (m. to m. or f. to more than two males)
Nohibokon (m. to m. or f. to more than two females)
Arabic
(not standard)
Bahibak (female to male)
Bahibik (male to female)
Benhibak (more than one male or female to male)
Benhibik (male to male or female to female)
Benhibkom (m. to m. or female to more than one male)
Assamese Moi tomak bhal pau
Basc Nere Maitea
Batak Holong rohangku di ho
Bavarian I mog di narrisch gern
Bengali Ami tomAy bhAlobAshi
Ami tomake bhalobashi.
Berber Lakh tirikh
Bicol Namumutan ta ka
Bolivian Quechua qanta munani
Bulgarian Obicham te
Burmese chit pa de
Cambodian Bon sro lanh oon
kh_nhaum soro_lahn nhee_ah
Canadian French Sh’teme (spoken, sounds like this)
Cantonese Moi oiy neya
Ngo oi ney
Catalan T’estim (mallorcan)
T’estim molt (I love you a lot)
T’estime (valencian)
T’estimo (catalonian)
Cebuano Gihigugma ko ikaw.
Chickasaw chiholloli (first “i” nasalized)
Chinese (see the entries for mandarin or cantonese!)
Corsican Ti tengu cara (to female)
Ti tengu caru (to male)
Croatian LJUBim te
Czech miluji te
MILUJU TE! (colloquial form)
Danish Jeg elsker dig
Dutch Ik hou van jou
Ik ben verliefd op je
Ecuador Quechua canda munani
English I love you
I adore you
Esperanto Mi amas vin
Estonian Mina armastan sind
Ma armastan sind
Farsi Tora dust midaram
Asheghetam
Farsi (Persian) doostat dAram
Filipino Mahal kita
Iniibig Kita
Finnish Mina” rakastan sinua
Flemish Ik zie oe geerne
French Je t’aime
Je t’adore
Friesian Ik hald fan dei
Gaelic Ta gra agam ort
German Ich liebe Dich
Greek s’ayapo
(spoken s’agapo, 3rd letter is lower case ‘gamma’)
Greek (old) (Ego) philo su (ego is only needed for emphasis)
Greenlandic Asavakit
Gujrati Hoon tane pyar karoochhoon
Hausa Ina sonki
Hawaiian Aloha I’a Au Oe
Hebrew Ani ohev otach (male to female)
Ani ohev otcha (male to male)
Ani ohevet otach (female to female)
Ani ohevet otcha (female to male)
Hindi Mai tumase pyar karata hun (male to female)
Mai tumase pyar karati hun (female to male)
Main Tumse Prem Karta Hoon
Mai Tumhe Pyar Karta Hoon
Main Tumse Pyar Karta Hoon
Mai Tumse Peyar Karta Hnu
Mai tumse pyar karta hoo
Hokkien Wa ai lu
Hopi Nu’ umi unangwa’ta
Hungarian Szeretlek Szeretlek te’ged
Icelandic Eg elska thig
Indi Mai Tujhe Pyaar Kartha Ho
Indonesian Saya cinta padamu (Saya, commonly used)
Saya cinta kamu (Saya, commonly used)
Saya kasih saudari (Saya, commonly used)
Aku tjinta padamu (Aku, not often used)
Aku cinta padamu (Aku, not often used)
Aku cinta kamu (Aku, not often used)
Iranian Mahn doostaht doh-rahm
Irish taim i’ ngra leat
Italian ti amo (if it’s a relationship/lover/spouse) ti voglio bene (if it’s a friend, or relative)
Japanese Kimi o ai shiteru
Aishiteru
Chuu shiteyo
Ora omee no koto ga suki da
Ore wa omae ga suki da
Suitonnen
Sukiyanen
Sukiyo
Watashi Wa Anata Ga Suki Desu
Watashi Wa Anata Wo Aishithe Imasu
Watakushi-wa anata-wo ai shimasu
Suki desu (used at 1st time,like for a start, when you are not yet real lovers)
Javanese Kulo tresno
Kannada Naanu Ninnanu Preethisuthene
Naanu Ninnanu Mohisuthene
Kiswahili Nakupenda
Klingon qabang
qaparHa’ (depends where in the galaxy you are)
Korean No-rul sarang hae (man to woman in casual relation)
Tangsinul sarang ha yo
Tangshin-ul sarang hae-yo
Tangsinul Sarang Ha Yo
Tangshin-i cho-a-yo (i like you, in a romantic way)
Nanun tangshinul sarang hamnida
Nanun Dangsineul Mucheog Joahapnida
Nanun Dangsineul Saranghapnida
Nanun Gdaega Joa
Nanun Gdaereul Saranghapnida
Nanun Neoreul Saranghanda
Gdaereul Hjanghan Naemaeum Alji
Joahaeyo
Saranghae
Saranghaeyo
Saranghapanida
Kurdish Ez te hezdikhem (?)
Lao Koi muk jao
Khoi huk chau
Latin Te amo
Vos amo
Latin (old) (Ego) amo te (ego, for emphasis)
Latvian Es milu tevi (Pronounced “Ess tevy meeloo”)
Lebanese Bahibak
Lingala Nalingi yo
Lisbon lingo gramo-te bue’, chavalinha
Lithuanian TAVE MYLIU (ta-ve mee-lyu)
Lojban mi do prami
Luo Aheri
Macedonian SAKAM TE!
Madrid lingo Me molas, tronca
Malay Saya cintakan mu
Saya sayangkan mu
Malay/Indonesian Saya sayangkan engkau
Saya cintakan awak
Malayalam Njyaan Ninne’ Preetikyunnu
Njyaan Ninne’ Mohikyunnu
Ngan Ninne Snaehikkunnu
Malaysian Saya Cintamu
Saya Sayangmu
Saya Cinta Kamu
Mandarin Wo ai ni (Wo3 ai4 ni3 in tonal notation)
Marathi me tujhashi prem karto (male to female)
me tujhashi prem karte (female to male)
Mi tuzya var prem karato
Mohawk Konoronhkwa
Navaho Ayor anosh’ni
Ndebele Niyakutanda
Norwegian Eg elskar deg (Nynorsk)
Jeg elsker deg (Bokmaal) (pronouncedyai elske dai)
Op Op Lopveop Yopuop
Osetian Aez dae warzyn
Pakistani Mujhe Tumse Muhabbat Hai
Persian Tora dost daram
Pig Latin Ie Ovele Ouye
Polish Kocham Cie
Ja cie kocham
Yacha kocham
Kocham Ciebie
Portuguese Amo-te
Portuguese (Brazilian) Eu te amo
Punjabi Mai taunu pyar karda
Main Tainu Pyar Karna
Quenya Tye-mela’ne
Romanian Te iu besc
Te Ador
Russian Ya vas liubliu
Ya tebya liubliu
Ya polubeel s’tebya
Russian (malincaya) Ya Tibieh Lublue
Scot Gaelic Tha gra\dh agam ort
Serbian ljubim te (I kiss you/love you, ‘lj’ pronounced like ‘ll’ in Spanish, one sound, ‘ly’ish)
Serbocroatian Volim te
Ljubim te
Shona Ndinokuda
Sinhalese Mama oyata adarei
Sioux Techihhila
Slovak lubim ta
Slovene ljubim te
Spanish Te quiero
Te amo
Srilankan Mama Oyata Arderyi
Swahili Naku penda (followed by the person’s name)
Swedish Jag a”lskar dig
Swiss-German Ch’ha di ga”rn
Syrian/Lebanese BHEBBEK (to a female)
BHEBBAK (to a male)
Tagalog Mahal kita
Tahitian Ua Here Vau Ia Oe
Tamil Ni yaanai kaadli karen (You love me)
An unnaik kAthalikkinREn (I love you)
Naan Unnai Kadalikiren
Telugu Neenu ninnu pra’mistu’nnanu
Telugu/india Nenu Ninnu Premistunnanu
Thai Phom Rak Khun (formal, male to female)
Ch’an Rak Khun (formal, female to male)
Khao Raak Thoe (affectionate, sweet, loving)
Phom Rak Khun
Tunisian Ha eh bak *
Turkish Seni seviyo*rum (o* means o)
Seni Seviyurum
Seni Seviyorum
Ukrainian ja tebe koKHAju (real true love)
ja vas koKHAju
ja pokoKHAv tebe
ja pokoKHAv vas
Urdu Mujhe tumse mohabbat hai
Main Tumse Muhabbat Karta Hoon
Vietnamese Em ye^u anh (woman to man)
Toi yeu em
Anh ye^u em (man to woman)
Vlaams Ik hue van ye
Vulcan Wani ra yana ro aisha
Welsh ‘Rwy’n dy garu di.
Yr wyf i yn dy garu di (chwi)
Yiddish Ich libe dich
Ich han dich lib
Ikh Hob Dikh Lib
Yugoslavian Ya te volim
Zazi Ezhele hezdege (sp?)
Zulu Mena Tanda Wena
Ngiyakuthanda!
Zuni Tom ho’ ichema