Basic Indonesian Greetings You Must Know

Nothing amuses the locals like hearing a foreigner uttering some basic words and expressions in their local language. This is one way to instantly put a smile on a local’s face and get them to like you better. Knowing these basic Indonesian Greetings is guaranteed to make your travel in Indonesia that much more pleasant.

As Bahasa Indonesia also uses the Roman Alphabets (A to Z) just like English, most Indonesian letters have similar pronunciation to its English counterpart. So, if you have a basic grasp of English language pronunciation, you’re more than halfway to pronouncing these Indonesian words accurately.

If you’re based in Singapore and keen to learn Bahasa Indonesia for work or social purposes, you can check out Learn Indonesian Hub, one of the top Bahasa Indonesia language centres in Singapore.

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