Basque Jobs

This is a list of jobs in Basque. This will help you describe what you do for a living. It is especially useful when introducing yourself.

Doctor: osagilea. Medikua.
Policeman: polizia
Teacher: irakaslea
Businessman: Banku langilea, enpresa gizona.
Student: ikaslea
Singer: Abeslaria.
Engineer: Ingeniaria.
Artist: Artista.
Actor: Aktorea.
Actress: Aktoresa.
Nurse: Erizaina.
Translator: Itzultzailea.

These examples will help you answer the question "What do you do?" or "What do you do for a living?". Note how the personal pronouns are used with the nouns in this sentence.

I'm looking for a job: Lan bila nabil.
I'm an artist: Artista naiz.
He is a policeman: Bera polizia da.
She is a singer: Bera abeslaria da.
I'm a new employee: Langile berria naiz.
I have a long experience: Esperiantzia daukat.

Now that you have learned the jobs in Basque, you can view the rest of our menu above by selecting another topic or by clicking the "Next" button to view the next lesson.

Basque PlacesPrevious lesson:

Basque Places

Next lesson:

Basque Phrases

Basque Phrases