Manipuri for travellers
Manipuri or Meetei/Meitei is spoken in the state of
in India. This site has been created to help non-Manipuri speaking
people learn basic words to survive in the midst of Manipuris. It can be
useful for travellers wishing to visit Manipur, or those who have
Manipuri friends and want to learn to speak Manipuri. Manipuri words are
displayed in the Roman script as well as in
Meetei Mayek, the very own script of the language. Sound files
are provided for every word to show the correct pronunciation.
Lam koibasingi meiteilon
Select a category of words and phrases:
Site created by
Translation and voice: Thingnam Girija
Thanks to Pravabati Chingangbam for numerous corrections.
Site created on 13th November 2003