Emergencies

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

socorro!help!
cuidado!be careful!
atenção!watch out!
por favor ajude-meplease help me
chame uma ambulância!call an ambulance! (to one person)
chamem uma ambulância!call an ambulance! (to more than one person)
houve um acidentethere's been an accident
roubaram-me a carteiramy wallet has been stolen
pára ladrão!stop thief!
chame a polícia!call the police! (to one person)
chamem a polícia!call the police! (to more than one person)
fogo!fire!
estou perdidoI'm lost (for a man)
estou perdidaI'm lost (for a woman)
estamos perdidoswe're lost (for a group of men or a mixed group)
estás bem?are you ok? (familiar)
está bem?are you ok? (polite)