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How Do You Say My Name is in Spanish

 

Today we will address a question that we often get from our readers. The question is: How do you say “my name is” in Spanish.

In this short post we will try to answer this question as well as give you a few other alternative phrases that may be useful when interacting with people you just met.

Let’s get started!

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An easy way to say “my name is” in Spanish is:

“Mi nombre es…”

 

 

Learn the pronunciation of this phrase here:

 

Now let’s think for a moment your name is Charles (just for a moment, don’t worry okay?)

To Introduce yourself, you could say in Spanish:

“Mi nombre es Charles”

 

Now let’s look at other options that may be helpful when you want to introduce yourself in Spanish.

 

A few other alternative phrases are:

 

Hi, nice to meet you. My name is Carlos.

Hola, mucho gusto. Me llamo Carlos

 

 

Hi my name is José.

Hola, mi nombre es José.

 

 

Nice to meet you, my name is Roberto.

Encantado, mi nombre es Roberto.

 

Learn the pronunciation of these phrase here:

 

 

As a note, in Spanish we often say “me llamo”, “me llamo Carlos”. That, technically means “I am called Carlos”.

The equivalent in English would be “My name is Carlos”. It’s just a different way to say it, but they mean the same thing.

 

 

Now, Let’s look at a few more examples…

 

Hi, what’s your name?

Hola, ¿cómo te llamas?

 

Hi, I would like to know your name.

Hola, me gustaría saber tu nombre.

 

You have a beautiful name!

¡Tienes un nombre hermoso!

 

Learn the pronunciation of these phrase here:

 

 

I hope this short post was useful in helping you understand how to say “my name is” in Spanish, as well as a few other variations that may be useful in different casual scenarios.

 

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