5 Common Phrases to Introduce yourself in Spanish

Updated: Feb 24, 2021


5 ways to introduce yourself in Spanish


Introducing yourself in Spanish - meeting new people.

When you are learning Spanish is important to learn how to introduce yourself when meeting new people. Let's take a look at the most basic and used sentences.


1. ¿Cómo te llamas? / ¿Cómo te llamas tú? - What’s your name?

When using this question is better to start with a Hola. E.g:

  • Hola, ¿Cómo te llamas? - Hello, how are you?

  • Hola, ¿Cómo te llamas tú? - Hello, how are you?


Another way to structure this question is

  • Hola, ¿Cuál es tu nombre? - Hello, what’s your name?


2. Mi nombre es Julia. - My name is Julia.

This is the answer to the questions above. E.g:

  • Pedro: Hola, ¿Cómo te llamas? - Hello, what’s your name?

  • Julia: Hola, mi nombre es Julia. - Hello, my name is Julia.


  • Pedro: