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How are you suppose to reply to はじめまして

jonny-mt

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You can reply back with はじめまして...it basically translates to "nice to meet you" and is used in a fashion similar to English. Since the person is introducing themselves to you, it would be rude of you to not do the same in return.
 

-悪魔-

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But I thought はじめまして was "How do you do?"

And what's the difference between はじめまして and どうぞ宜しく?
 

PaulTB

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[B said:
-悪魔-[/B]]
But I thought はじめまして was "How do you do?"

And what's the difference between はじめまして and どうぞ宜しく?
Not really. The nearest to "How do you do?" is お元気ですか。"
 

Elizabeth

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There are several possiblities, but something alone these lines should do.

Hajimemashite. (Your name desu.) (Kochirakoso.) Douzo yoroshiku (onegaishimasu.)
 
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