How to say thanks in Korean: Gomawoyo.

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How to say thanks in Korean: Gomawoyo.

Learning Korean for travel or study? Let’s try this term:

To say thanks in Korean: Gomawoyo.
Say it out loud: “Go Ma Wo Yo.

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Some more helpful words in our Korean Courtesy/Questions category:

...the bathroom – ...Hwajangsil  (…Hwa Jang Shil)
come with me – Iri Oseyo.  (Ee Ri Oh Se Yo.)
do you speak english? – Yeongeo Hal Jul Aseyo?  (Young Uh Hal Jool Ah Se Yo?)
excellent – Aju Johayo.  (Ah Joo Jo Ah Yo.)
excuse me – Sillyehapnida.  (Shil Le Ham Ni Da.)
excuse me (to get past) – Jamsimanyo.  (Jam Shi Man Yo.)
good / bad – Johayo. / Nappayo.  (Jo Ah Yo. / Na Bba Yo.)
how do you say…? – …Ga Mwoyeyo?  (…Ga Mo Ae Yo?)
how much is this? – Igeoneun Eolmayeyo?  (Ee Go Nun Uhl Ma Ae Yo?)
maybe – Amado  (Ah Ma Do)
no problem – Gwaenchanhayo.  (Gwen Chan Ah Yo.)
please – Butakhaeyo.  (Boo Taak Hae Yo.)
sorry – Mianhapnida.  (Mi An Ham Ni Da.)
thank you – Gamsahapnida.  (Gam Sa Ham Ni Da.)
thanks – Gomawoyo.  (Go Ma Wo Yo.)
what is that? – Jeogeoneun Mwoyeyo?  (Jo Go Nun Mo Ae Yo?)
where is… – …Ga Eodiipnikka?  (…Ga Uh Dee Im Ni Ka?)
yes / no – Ne / Aniyo  (Ne / Ah Nee Yo.)
you are welcome – Cheonmaneyo.  (Chun Man Ae Yo.)

And here’s how to say thanks in other languages!

Arabic–Shukran  (shuk ran)
Chinese–Xiè Lā!  (Shiye La!)
Croatian–hvala  (hvah luh)
Czech–Diky  (deeky)
Finnish–kiitti  (kee eh tih)
French–Merci  (mehr see)
German–danke  (dahn kuh)
Italian–grazie  (gratz ee eh)
Japanese–Arigato  (Ah Ree Gah Tow)
Korean–Gomawoyo.  (Go Ma Wo Yo.)
Polish–dzięki  (jen' kee)
Portuguese–Obrigado/a  (oh bree gah doo/dah)
Russian–Spasibo  (Spah сee bah)
Spanish–gracias  (grah see ahs)
Swahili–shukrani  (shook rah nee)
Thai–Khop Khun Khrap/Kha  (kop koon krahp/KAH)
Turkish–sağol  (sahl)
Vietnamese–Cảm Ơn  (Kam Uhn)

In every culture, courtesy gets you a long way. Gratitude is a universal form of appreciation, and knowing when to say "thanks" (Gomawoyo.) in Korean ensures that you are well on your way to being considered a polite guest! Get instant access to the Korean Language Set to learn more of these courtesy phrases.

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Jung-Eun Park
Biography: Jung-Eun was born and raised in Seoul, Korea. She has a Master's degree in Translation and Localization Management and is currently working as a project manager at a translation company.
Born: Seoul, Korea
Location: Seoul, Korea

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