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"Güle güle!"


March 24, 2015



Is this more of a 'tata' then, to be used between family and/or close friends as we had a couple of heavier translations for 'goodbye' and even 'bye' earlier?

March 24, 2015


You can say "güle güle" to anyone, it's not an informal phrase. It is supposed to be said by the person staying rather than the person leaving.

The person leaving: Hoşça kalın-Stay well

The person waving them bye: Güle güle (gidin)-(Go away) smilingly

March 24, 2015


This reminds me of Korean with the go well said by the person staying and stay well said by the person going. I love it!

March 29, 2015


I believe Turks do that on greeting, as well: "Welcome = well have you come" is answered by "Well have I found you".

Greek does that as well, possibly through Turkish influence.

May 25, 2015


Romanian does that, too, possibly under Turkish influence: Bine ați venit (hoş geldiniz, well have you come) – bine v-am găsit (hoş bulduk, well have I found you).

March 28, 2017


Heheh I like it.

Ps is one of your "staying"s supposed to be "going"?

March 24, 2015


Oops! Thanks for the heads up! :)

March 24, 2015


Welcome :D

March 24, 2015


Thank you. If both people were leaving from a neutral point, I presume they would say "hoşça kalin" or are there more ways of adding goodbye?

February 5, 2016


Ok. What to say at the end of a phone call? Hoşça kal veya güle güle?

March 27, 2016


You can say both :)

March 28, 2016


What does only one Güle mean?

July 15, 2017


go away~

February 8, 2018


Is the last -e normally swallowed/clipped like this, or is it just the TTS being weird?

July 1, 2015


I believe it is a error. When i hear Turkish speakers say "güle güle", both instances of the word are pronounced exactly the same.

August 31, 2015


whats diffrent between Hoşça kal and güle güle ?

May 7, 2016


Hoșca kal is said by the person leaving. Güle güle is said by the person staying/remaining behind.

June 10, 2016


A friend told me that the person leaving says “Iyi günler” (good days); is it an alternative to “hoşça kalın?” Is it true that the person leaving greets first, so “güle güle” is always a response?

October 1, 2016


'Iyi günler" is mostly a greeting.

"gule gule" is also a response, like you said :)

October 3, 2016


Güle Güle can be said any time by the one who stays, it's a bit like "have a good trip". Sometimes you see displayed it in Turkey on the road when leaving a province, or leaving the road toll. Iye günler can be said by both, the one who leaves and the one who stays, it means "have a good day"

February 10, 2018


"Hoşça kal" can be used by both interlocutors while "güle güle" is mostly used by the person who is seeing the other person off! Could you differentiate them from each other?

June 5, 2018


i feel like its when someone says "bye bye"

May 19, 2016


I just inadvertently translated rather than typing what I hear - in other courses, it says "that doesn't sound like [language]" and gets you to type it again - why doesn''t this course do the same thing?

May 28, 2017


What is the meaning of "özel isimlar" and "rica"??

May 28, 2017


özel isimler = Custom/special names

rica = request (But when used with ederim like Rica ederim, it means You're welcome)

November 1, 2018


What is the meaning of "özel isimlar" and "rica"???

May 28, 2017


What is the difference between "güle güle" and "hoşça kalin" ?

June 11, 2017


See the answers from LadyNurington and LuluPopRo above.

July 15, 2017


byee bye... wrong. Are the typos not recognised?

October 16, 2017


well, Turkish seems to have at least 3 different ways to say goodbye : Gule gule, Hosca kal - hoska kalin. ( excuse me ,my keyboard is in spanish I don't have the umlauts nor the cedilles) ) which of the three is more common ? i would prefer gule gule , it is easier to pronounce. thanks

November 18, 2017


sorry,l just saw everybody was asking the same so I have the answer. thanks.

November 18, 2017


On your Spanish keyboard there should be a “diéresis” (¨) key which should allow you to type an “ü”. If you have a “Spain” layout (not a Latin American) you should also have a “Ç” key next to the Return key. For a “ş” you are probably out of luck,

December 13, 2017


Turkish has many good byes... I'm confused

September 15, 2019


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October 11, 2019
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