In which language, the word "hello" translates to "ahoj"?

Portuguese
Norwegian
Czech
Arabic
In Czech and Slovak, ahoj had been a commonly used informal greeting since 1930s. It first became popular among people engaged in water sports, as a sailor's greeting borrowed from English. (even though they have no sea access!)

Answers distribution

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Norwegian
Czech
Arabic
answers
flagFinland
0%
0%
100%
0%
10
flagSpain
0%
7%
92%
0%
13
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
9%
90%
0%
11
flagSweden
0%
9%
90%
0%
11
flagGermany
2%
8%
88%
0%
79
flagthe Netherlands
8%
4%
88%
0%
25
flagthe United Kingdom
7%
5%
85%
1%
143
flagItaly
9%
4%
85%
0%
21
flagPoland
8%
8%
81%
1%
4711
flagGreece
9%
9%
81%
0%
11
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
20%
80%
0%
10
flagFrance
10%
10%
80%
0%
10
flagUnknown
11%
14%
69%
3%
256
flagNorway
16%
8%
66%
8%
12
flagthe United States
15%
19%
57%
8%
84
flagIndia
16%
25%
50%
8%
12
flagRussia
18%
0%
45%
36%
11

Gender

men77%
women81%
Portuguese
9%
9%
Norwegian
10%
7%
Czech
77%
81%
Arabic
2%
1%

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