Here are some Estonian phrases and exclamations for use in emergencies and other difficult situations. Hopefully you won't need to use them!

Olge ettevaatlik!Be careful!
Ettevaatust!Look out!
Palun aidake mindPlease help me

Medical emergencies

Kutsuge kiirabi!Call an ambulance!
Ma vajan arstiI need a doctor
On juhtunud õnnetusThere's been an accident
Palun kiirustage!Please hurry!
Ma lõikasin ennastI've cut myself
Ma põletasin ennastI've burnt myself
Kas teiega on kõik korras?Are you OK?
Kas kõigiga on kõik korras?Is everyone OK?


Peatage varas!Stop, thief!
Kutsuge politsei!Call the police!
Minu rahakott on ära varastatudMy wallet's been stolen
Minu rahakott on ära varastatudMy purse has been stolen
Minu käekott on ära varastatudMy handbag's been stolen
Minu sülearvuti on ära varastatudMy laptop's been stolen
Tahaksin teatada vargusestI'd like to report a theft
Mind röövitiI've been mugged
Mind rünnatiI've been attacked


Kutsuge tuletõrje!Call the fire brigade!
Kas te tunnete põlemise lõhna?Can you smell burning?
Seal on tulekahjuThere's a fire
Maja põlebThe building's on fire

Other difficult situations

Ma olen eksinudI'm lost
Me oleme eksinudWe're lost
Ma ei leia oma …I can't find …
võtmeidmy keys
passimy passport
mobiilimy mobile
Ma kaotasin oma … äraI've lost …
rahakotimy wallet
rahakotimy purse
kaameramy camera
Ma ei saa oma … sisse sellepärast, et ma jätsin oma võtmed sinnaI've locked myself out of …
autossemy car
tuppamy room
Palun jätke mind rahulePlease leave me alone
Minge ära!Go away!

Sound is available for all the Estonian phrases on this page — simply click on any phrase to hear it.

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