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Russian translation of “hello”

hello

exclamation ( also UK hallo)     /helˈəʊ/
GREET A1 used to greet someone
привет! здравствуй(те)!
Hello, Chris, how are things?Welcoming, greeting and greetings
TELEPHONE A1 used to start a conversation on the telephone
алло!
Hello, this is Alex.Welcoming, greeting and greetings
(Definition of hello exclamation from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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