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Greetings used when you meet somebody you do not know well:

HOW DO YOU DO 385
GOOD MORNING 315
HELLO 206
HOW ARE YOU 77
HI 60
GOOD AFTERNOON 54
GOOD EVENING 46
GOOD-DAY 26
HELLO THERE 20
NR 18
HOWDY-DO 13
HI THERE 12
HOWDY 11
GLAD TO MEET YOU 9
PLEASED TO MEET YOU 8
HOW DO 7
GLAD TO SEE YOU 6
“HOW DO YOU DO, SIR” 6
NICE TO SEE YOU 6
HOW YOU DO 5
GREETINGS 4
I’M GLAD TO SEE YOU 4
AFTERNOON 3
“HELLO, HOW ARE YOU” 3
“HOW ARE YOU, SIR” 3
HOW YOU DOING 3
HOW’RE YOU 3
NICE SEEING YOU 3
EVENING 2
GLAD TO SEE YOU AGAIN 2
HEY 2
HIDY-DO 2
HOW ARE YOU TODAY 2
HOW’RE YOU DOING 2
I’M GLAD TO MEET YOU 2
NICE SEEING YOU AGAIN 2
NICE TO SEE YOU AGAIN 2
VERY GLAD TO MEET YOU 2
ALOHA 1
BEEN A LONG TIME SINCE I SAW YOU 1
BONJOUR 1
FINE MORNING 1
GLAD TO KNOW YOU 1
GLAD TO MEET YOU AGAIN 1
“GOOD EVENING, SIR” 1
“GOOD MORNING, SIR” 1
GOOD SEEING YOU 1
GOOD TO SEE YOU 1
GOOD TO SEE YOU AGAIN 1
HAVEN’T I MET YOU BEFORE 1
“HELLO BUDDY, HOW DO YOU DO? I THINK I KNOW YOUR FACE” 1
HELLO PAL 1
“HELLO THERE, HOW ARE YOU” 1
HEY THERE 1
HI STRANGER 1
HI YA DO 1
HI YA DOIN’ 1
HI YOU 1
“HI, HOW ARE YOU” 1
HI-HO 1
HOW ARE YOU DOING 1
HOW ARE YOU GETTING ALONG 1
HOW ARE YOU THIS MORNING 1
“HOW ARE YOU, MA’AM” 1
“HOW ARE YOU, MY NAME IS (NAME)” 1
“HOW DO YOU DO, MA’AM” 1
HOW HAVE YOU BEEN 1
HOW Y’LL DO 1
HOW YOU BEEN LATELY 1
“HOW YOU DO, SIR” 1
HOW YOU DOIN’ 1
HOW YOU FEEL 1
HOW YOU MAKING OUT 1
“HOWDY DO, SIR” 1
HOW’S IT BEEN 1
HOW’S IT GOIN’ 1
HOW’VE YOU BEEN 1
I BELIEVE I’VE MET YOU BEFORE 1
I CAN’T PLACE YOU 1
I CAN’T THINK OF YOUR NAME 1
I DON’T BELIEVE I KNOW YOU 1
I DON’T KNOW YOU BUT I THINKS I OUGHT TO 1
I’D BID THEM THE TIME OF DAY 1
I’M GLAD TO TALK TO YOU 1
I’M SURPRISED TO SEE YOU 1
IMAGINE MEETING YOU HERE 1
IT’S A NICE DAY 1
IT’S A PLEASURE 1
IT’S NICE TO MEET YOU 1
KESHIO 1
MAY I BE OF HELP 1
MAY I BE OF SERVICE 1
MORNING 1
MY NAME’S (NAME) 1
NICE TO MEET YOU AGAIN 1
PLEASED TO SEE YOU AGAIN 1
SEEN YOU BEFORE 1
SO GLAD TO SEE YOU 1
TOP OF THE MORNING 1
WELL HELLO 1
“WELL, HOW ARE YOU” 1
“WELL, IT’S NICE TO SEE YOU” 1
WHAT DO YOU KNOW 1
WHAT DO YOU SAY 1
WHAT’S HAPPENING 1
YOUR FACE IS FAMILIAR 1

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