“Namaste”, do you know what does it mean??

@shijith (349)
India
November 13, 2006 7:23am CST
“Namaste”, do you know what does it mean??
14 responses
• India
13 Nov 06
WHEN U MEET SOMEONE U SAY NAMATE LIKE IN ENGLISH WE SAY HELLO
• India
13 Nov 06
its a kind of giving respect to elder by folding both the hands and saying "Namaste" in India. folding the hands also tells the person is having no weapen in his hand can be treated as friend.
@premium (566)
• India
13 Nov 06
i am indian. namaste means its our respect and culture to say hai and welcome to others.
@shijith (349)
• India
13 Nov 06
Yup…. I just posted this one check how many non-Indians know this word. Thnx for reply..
@aswinvs (454)
• India
13 Nov 06
yes it is meaning hello. i am also an indian and know s hindi well
@shijith (349)
• India
13 Nov 06
Yup…. I just posted this one check how many non-Indians know this word. Thnx for reply..
@manzician (4734)
• India
13 Nov 06
It means Hello in Hindi
@shijith (349)
• India
13 Nov 06
yeah
@zubair439 (3185)
• India
13 Nov 06
i m indian ,so i knows it very well ..NAMASTE MEANS WELCOME
@shijith (349)
• India
13 Nov 06
Bhai namaste, I just checked how well others know this word
@amsharma (1861)
• United States
13 Nov 06
It means hello or greetings. Im not indian, but my husband is. I dont really speak much hindi, but Ill try...Namaste, Aap kaise hai?
@shijith (349)
• India
13 Nov 06
that's it. main teek hum.. sukriya.. aap kaise hai?
• India
13 Nov 06
Actually Namaste is a word made of two words Namah and Te that means aapka main naman karta hoon.
• India
13 Nov 06
its a kind of giving respect to elder by folding both the hands and saying "Namaste" in India. folding the hands also tells the person is having no weapen in his hand can be treated as friend.
@sudeep333 (565)
• India
13 Nov 06
haan, muje pata hai. hehehe
• India
13 Nov 06
"Namaste" is the word used by indians to wish the people and show respect towards elders. actually it does by folding both hands and telling the others my hands are empty ..i am your fiend !!!! (just as shaking hands)
• India
13 Nov 06
YA IT IS THE INDIAN WAY OF GREETING
@gili85 (110)
• India
13 Nov 06
ya it means hello
@lesterdsa (1647)
• India
13 Nov 06
it means hello or greetings
@Zabeen (669)
13 Nov 06
Yes