Every day we meet with many people. With everyone, we greet differently. It depends on the relationship which we share with them. We hug each other or shake hands or call by different funny and special ways. Except for saying hello, hi, we can use different words when we meet, here is a list of different ways to say hello which we can use in our daily routine.
Funny ways to say hello or Hi
1) THERE IS MY PUMPKIN!
We can use this term for a person who is cute or adorable for us. It is a sweet way to welcome our dear ones. It has funny meaning as well, as pumpkin is big and has an orange color. Its orange color reminds of Halloween as it is used to crave the shape of spirits, now spirits can be good or bad. To tease one’s friend one can call him by saying “there is my pumpkin.”
2) HEY DUDE, HOW WAS THE PARTY?
This is an ironical way to ask somebody about something suspicious or in hidden words. Especially in friends, there is a bundle of secrets they shared with each other. So, in public, one can inquire about anything by using these code words.
3) WHAT’S UP OLD SOUL?
Usually, by ‘old soul’ we refer to such a person who lives in the past or has a boring and dumb personality. There are people who always seem negative and have no live spirit. So, their friends can welcome them by calling ‘old soul’ comically. This term can also be used to cheer up or tease someone who has a bad experience in love.
4) HEY KitKat!
Chocolates are loved by almost everyone. Friends and siblings greet each other by giving the names of chocolates. This shows that the person is as important as chocolate. It is an informal but sweet way to greet.
5) WELCOME TO THE WORLD, LITTLE BABY/ MY PRINCESS/ LITTLE MAN!
These terms have very emotional touch. These terms can be used to welcome any newborn baby into the family at this moment is the special moment so the parents feel they have welcome a princess or prince in their kingdom.
6) HOWDY, PARTNER
Calling someone with words like howdy, heya seems amusing and cute. Howdy is an informal greeting in a western way. You can use this to greet your friends or someone who is close to you. A partner can be your support system or your crime partner.
7) HEY MUNCHKIN
Munchkin is a word used for the person with a short height but with a slightly high voice. You call people munchkin in a sarcastic way to wrap up all their appearance. Munchkin is mostly used to show love in a sarcastic way.
8) HELLO HONEY BUNCH, HOW’S YOUR WEEKEND GOING
You can also start a conversation with someone by calling them honeybunch in a sweet way, simultaneously you add some lines like how is your day going? Or what are you up to? Or how is your weekend going? To show closeness to someone in a comic way.
9) HEY THERE, LITTLE THINGY
This is an emotional word used for newborn babies when you see them for the first time. As their feet and hands are so little so you use the word ‘little thingy’ to make it more attractive and to show some connection with them. You can also use this word in an ironic way for the person who is small in height.
Flirty ways to say hello or Hi
These are the following ways to call or greet with our love, at the same time these greetings seems flirty and romantic.
10) HEY LOVE!
This is one of the common ways to greet our loved ones. It’s not necessary to use this term only when someone is in a relationship but it can be referred to sister, grandparents, friend or child. We can say, it is a universal way to greet anyone politely.
10) HI, CUTIE PIE!
This is another way to greet someone. Usually ‘cutie pie’ is someone who is cute and adorable like children or friends. Moreover, it is a flirty way to start a conversation with any girl.
11) HELLO, MY SUNSHINE!
We call someone sunshine who has brightened up our life by their presence. In our surrounding, there are few people whose presence in our life is just like sunshine, like sun brightens and provide energy to this world, similarly, are those few people. So, whenever we meet them that’s how we feel ‘my sunshine’, indeed, lucky are such people. Moreover, this term can be used to take attention of such a girl who is not interested to talk with you.
12) THERE IS MY BAE!
‘Bae’ is similar to a babe. This term is used to refer to a boyfriend or girlfriend. It is an informal way of greeting but special for those who are in relationship, true love, probably.
13) HOW’S YOUR BUTTERFLY!
In many cultures, butterfly symbolizes as hope and change, that’s why in greeting people use this term. This term is mostly used by boys in a flirty way for their girlfriends.
14) WELCOME, MY ROSE!
Many people are attracted by the fragrance and beauty of a rose. The red color of rose is very unique all around the world this is why many people use this term for their loved ones. It is a common way to greet especially if any boy wants to give a surprise party to his girl, so he can greet by saying ‘Welcome my rose!’
15) WHAT’S UP HANDSOME?
It is a flirty way to take attention of any handsome man. A newly couple usually use this term while greeting. A wife can also welcome her husband in this way.
16) HEY BABYCAKES
Mostly people like cakes to eat. But if you like someone you can also call them baby cakes to show love or to flirt with them. Greeting someone with such words and adding some lines like ‘hey babycakes, why are you made of awesomesauce?’ is like adding a cherry on the top.
17) LOOK WHAT GORGEOUS SCULPTURE IS HERE
When someone is so beautiful, and you cannot keep your eyes off them. You can compliment them by greeting with such lines and praise their prettiness. This also shows your likeness for them.
18) HELLO SUGAR PLUM
Calling someone sugar plum or apple of an eye shows love and affection. You call people by such words to make them feel comfortable with you and to show some fondness and connection.
Slang ways to say hello or Hi
19) WADDUP SWEETHEART
Mostly words like WADDUP, how you doin’? shows some frankness towards others. By adding some words like a sweetheart, darling or dear shows bluntness with love. You can say hello to your friends by using such words.
20) WELCOME TO THE CLUB
Saying hello or welcoming someone using such words who is close to you is important nowadays. You can say them ‘welcome to the club man’. This shows some closeness and familiarity between you and the other person. You can also greet some newbie with such words too.
21) HEY THERE, FRESHMAN
While working in an office or any work you must welcome new people every day. Saying typical hi, hello is so boring. If you want to breakdown the stereotypes of formal welcoming, you can use the words like fresher or freshman for them to feel them like home.
You can also use this way to welcome someone or say hello to someone you see after ages. If your friend or any other person you know entered into the new phase of life you can also this way of saying hello or hi to them
22) HEY MAN, HOWS GOING?
It is an informal way of greeting. ‘Man’ is a unique term and is used for someone who is sensible and mature that’s why it is a very special way to address someone. This term is used usually when someone seems to depress or for someone who is having high time in his time.
23) YOOUUU BEAUTIFUL!
Black people have a different accent, the way they pronounced it, gives the image of their lifestyle. This way of greeting is used to call any girl who is passing by.
24) YOU SLAYER, WHAT’S UP?
There are girls who have a very attractive personality, from where ever they pass by, people start staring at them. This term is especially for such eye-catching girls. Their charm lies in beauty. That’s why if someone found them, they call them ‘’slayer’’.
25) WHAT ARE YOU UP TO DUDE?
Friends use this greeting term if they found someone extremely depressed or don’t want to live anymore. It can also be used among those who share an equal level of frankness in their relationship. It is a common way to greet.
26) HI, MY LOST BUDDY!
So, you met someone after a long time that has been vanishing somewhere. To greet them, people refer them as a lost buddy because you haven’t seen each other since long ago. Buddy is used for someone who is close to you, as a friend.
27) YO MAN, WHERE ARE YOU?
This is an informal way to greet and the word ‘ yo’ is associated with that person who is dear to you. So, to inquire about someone who is dear to you anyway, this is a common way to greet.