Dothraki Phrases every Game of Thrones Fan Must Know!

A fictional language constructed for George R. R. Martin’s immensely famous fantasy novel series A Song of Ice and Fire and its television adaptation Game of Thrones, Dothraki is now a worldwide phenomenon.

In 2012, one year after the first season of the TV show, 146 newborn girls in the USA were named “khaleesi” (Dothraki for ‘queen’ to a khal, or ruler) after Daenerys Targaryen. Here is a list of Dothraki phrases and idiomatic expressions to impress your friends at the next Game of Thrones viewing party!

Shekh ma shieraki anni – of man, the loved one (my sun and stars)

Jalan atthirari anni – of woman, the loved one (the moon of my life)

Shor tawakof armor – (steel dress)

Ase shafki athdrivar – Your wish is my command (Your words are death)

Sek, k’athjilari – Yes, definitely (Yes, by rightness.)

Vos. Vosecchi! –No. No way!

Me nem nesa – It is known.

Hash yer dothrae chek asshekh? – How are you today? (Do you ride well today?)

Anha dothrak chek asshekh – I feel well today. (I ride well today.)

Hajas! Goodbye – (be strong)

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