100 Basic Bengali Vocabularies

We believe in learning the most important vocabularies first to start off your learning journey on the right foot. The list below contains 100 of the most frequently used Bengali vocabularies. For more vocabularies like that, check out our yellow vocabulary book towards the end of this page.

EnglishBengali
Iআমি (āmi)
youতুমি (tumi)
heসে (sē)
sheসে (sē)
itএটা (ēṭā)
weআমরা (āmarā)
youতোমরা (tōmarā)
theyতারা (tārā)
whatকি (ki)
whoকে (Kē)
whereকোথায় (kōthāẏa)
whyকেন (kēna)
howকিভাবে (kibhābē)
whichকোনটা (kōnaṭā)
whenকখন (Kakhana)
thenতারপর (tārapara)
ifযদি (yadi)
reallyসত্যিই (satyi'i)
butকিন্তু (kintu)
becauseকারণ (kāraṇa)
notনা (nā)
thisএটা (ēṭā)
thatওটা (ōṭā)
allসব (saba)
orঅথবা (athabā)
andএবং (ēbaṁ)
to knowজানতে (jānatē)
to thinkচিন্তা করতে (cintā karatē)
to comeআসতে (āsatē)
to putরাখতে (rākhatē)
to takeনিতে (nitē)
to findখুঁজতে (khum̐jatē)
to listenশুনতে (śunatē)
to workকাজ করতে (kāja karatē)
to talkকথা বলতে (kathā balatē)
to giveদিতে (ditē)
to likeপছন্দ করতে (pachanda karatē)
to helpসাহায্য করতে (sāhāyya karatē)
to loveভালোবাসতে (bhālōbāsatē)
to callকল করতে (kala karatē)
to waitঅপেক্ষা করতে (apēkṣā karatē)
0শূন্য (Śūn'ya)
1এক (ēka)
2দুই (du'i)
3তিন (tina)
4চার (cāra)
5পাঁচ (pām̐ca)
6ছয় (chaẏa)
7সাত (sāta)
8আট (āṭa)
9নয় (naẏa)
10দশ (daśa)
11এগারো (ēgārō)
12বারো (bārō)
13তেরো (tērō)
14চৌদ্দ (caudda)
15পনেরো (panērō)
16ষোলো (ṣōlō)
17সতেরো (satērō)
18আঠারো (āṭhārō)
19উনিশ (uniśa)
20বিশ (biśa)
newনতুন (natuna)
oldপুরাতন (purātana)
fewঅল্প (alpa)
manyঅনেক (anēka)
wrongভুল (bhula)
correctসঠিক (saṭhika)
badখারাপ (khārāpa)
goodভালো (bhālō)
happyসুখী (sukhī)
shortসংক্ষিপ্ত (saṅkṣipta)
longদীর্ঘ (dīrgha)
smallছোট (chōṭa)
bigবড় (baṛa)
thereসেখানে (sēkhānē)
hereএখানে (ēkhānē)
rightডান (ḍāna)
leftবাম (bāma)
beautifulসুন্দর (sundara)
youngতরুণ (taruṇa)
oldবৃদ্ধ (br̥d'dha)
helloহ্যালো (hyālō)
okঠিক আছে (ṭhika āchē)
of courseঅবশ্যই (abaśya'i)
bye byeবিদায় (bidāẏa)
good byeশুভ বিদায় (śubha bidāẏa)
excuse meমাফ করবেন (māpha karabēna)
sorryদুঃখিত (duḥkhita)
thank youধন্যবাদ (dhan'yabāda)
pleaseদয়া করে (daẏā karē)
nowএখন (ēkhana)
hourঘন্টা (ghanṭā)
minuteমিনিট (miniṭa)
secondসেকেন্ড (sēkēnḍa)
dayদিন (dina)
weekসপ্তাহ (saptāha)
monthমাস (māsa)
yearবছর (bachara)
eveningসন্ধ্যা (sandhyā)

Bengali Vocabulary Books

Learn Bengali - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Bengali - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Bengali word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Bengali words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.
Bengali Vocabulary Book

Bengali Vocabulary Book

This Bengali vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

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Bengali Quizlet Flashcards

These Bengali flashcard sets contain 1300 of the most important Bengali vocabularies sorted by topic. Each set represents one topic which allows you to dive deeper into areas depending on your priorities and interests.

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