Some facts about the Romanian language
Romanian is a Romance language and has many lexical similarities with Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and French, which means that if you learn Romanian
, you can learn one of these languages much easier. About 10-15% of the vocabulary (and nearly half in Moldova) is of Slavic origin, due to the fact that Romania is surrounded by Slavic countries and Moldova was part of the Soviet Union. Learning Romanian
means learning a language that is about 1700 years old. It is not so difficult to learn Romanian
because it is a phonetic language, the words are spelt and pronounced exactly the same. The Romanian culture
will impress you with its diversity, the fascinating Romanian cuisine
and of course, the hospitable people. Learn Romanian
to understand the natives and their culture better. Listen to the famous O-Zone song called Dragostea din tei
and you will realize you already heard it and know some Romanian words :) Learn the funny Romanian phrases
we included in this lesson to amuse your friends!
Learn funny Romanian phrases
There are a lot of Romanian sayings
and funny Romanian phrases
that do not make sense if you translate them literally but have an interesting meaning if you use them as the natives. One of these funny Romanian phrases
will introduce you to a brand new meaning of the word cabbage
. The word concrete
is also a part of the Romanian slang
. To learn it's meaning, take a look at these funny Romanian phrases
. One of the sarcastic expressions
uses the word cat in Romanian
in very funny circumstances. Learn these funny Romanian phrases
and master their pronunciation to use them next time you visit Romania. Impress your friends with the unexpected meaning of these funny Romanian phrases
Here are some funny Romanian phrases you will learn
This Romanian lesson
will be very useful if you want to speak to a local and really fun if you want to joke with your Romanian friends. It includes many funny Romanian phrases
with interesting meanings, for example:
- 1. "a scoate din pepeni", which means "to drive somebody nuts"
- 2. "a freca menta" - "to waste time"
- 3. "a avea minte creață", meaning "to be creative"
- 4. "a călca pe bec" - "to break a rule"
- 5. "a avea pitici pe creier", which means "to say crazy things"
Sounds fun, right? Take a look at the other funny Romanian phrases
and most importantly, at their literal translation. We are sure they will seem hilarious! Master these funny Romanian phrases
and proceed to other fun Romanian courses and lessons. We advise you to take a look at the Romanian in 1 day
course. It will teach you the most useful and basic Romanian vocabulary to help you start a conversation with a native. Learn Romanian with VocApp for the best and fastest results!