Welcome to THE WORDS. For your convenience, I’ve provided a few simple words and phrases associated with Just Add Feta, and Greek cooking.
Common Greetings & Salutations
Yiasas: Common greeting, translates to “hello.” In a sentence: Yiasas, ti kanete? (Hello, how are you?)
Kali Orexi: A salutation before eating. Translates to “Bon Appetite,” or “enjoy your meal.”
Stin-iyeia Sas: A common salutation/phrase when making a toast. Translates to “to our health.”
Efharisto: Thank you
Parakalo: Please (but in some contexts, it also means “you’re welcome” se parakalo is a more proper way of asking).
Names and Titles
Yianna: My name Joanna as pronounced in Greek.
Utensils and Words in the Kitchen
Koutala: Serving spoon