Translation of "hello" - English-Italian dictionary

hello

exclamation uk /helˈəʊ/ us /heˈloʊ/

A1 said when you meet someone or start talking with someone

ciao, salve
Hello, Christina. How are you? Ciao, Christina. Come stai?

A1 used when you start speaking on the phone

pronto (al telefono)
Hello, this is Alex. Pronto, sono Alex.

(Translation of “hello” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)