Translation of "hello" - English-Russian dictionary

hello

exclamation also UK hallo uk /helˈəʊ/ us
GREET

A1 used to greet someone

привет! здравствуй(те)!
Hello, Chris, how are things?
TELEPHONE

A1 used to start a conversation on the telephone

алло!
Hello, this is Alex.

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