Ho Seh Boh??

Ho Seh Boh?

Origin: Hokkien – It is a question asking “How have you been?”

A popular hokkien greeting when you chance upon a friend outside. It is a simple and yet effective greeting that asks the person how has he/she been.


Ah Beng was doing his marketing at the wet market when he saw Ahmad his childhood friend.

Ah Beng:  Yo yo Ahmad! Ho Seh Boh???!!!!

Ahmad: Yo Beng ah!! I no good lah…sibeh sian…I didn’t get into the National Football Team for the SEA games…..sad…

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