In order to help you interact better with the locals we have compiled a list of common phrases in Croatian language that will help you make the best out of your Dubrovnik experience. And who knows, your charmingly clumsy Croatian may land you a free drink or a special one – time discount in local shops…

ENGLISH/CROATIAN/PRONUNCIATION

Good morning/Dobro jutro/doh-broe you-tro
Good afternoon/Dobar dan!/doh-bahr dahn
Good evening/Dobra večer!/doh-bra ve-chair
Good night/Laku noć/lah-koo nohtch
Goodbye/Doviđenja/doh vee-jeh-nyah
Good luck/Sretno/sre-tno
Yes/Da/dah
No/Ne/ne
Pardon/Oprostite/aah-prowe-stee-tay
Excuse me/Oprostite/aah-prowe-stee-tay
Thank you/Hvala/hvah-lah
Please/Molim/moh-leem
My name is/Zovem se/zoh-vehm seh
What is your name/Kako se zovete/kah-koh seh zoh-veh-teh
Where is/Gdje je/Gdyeh yeh
I don’t speak Croatian/Ne govorim hrvatski/Neh goh-voh-reem hur-vahts-kee

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Useful Phrases in Croatian