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When you want to say hello to many people in front of you, which one is correct to say "Hello everyone": 大家好 or 你好大家?

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While 大家 does mean 'everyone', it functions like the 2nd person plural pronoun ('you all') here. In *你好大家, there are two problems:

  • With always being the 2nd person singular pronoun, the plurality is confusing.
  • Even if you say it like *你們好大家 to match the plurality, there is much redundancy. It is ungrammatical and nonsensical to add a subject (大家) after a topic–comment (你們好) sentence.

Much better if you say 大家好 or 你們好 instead. 大家 is friendlier than 你們.

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大家好 can be found in multiple dictionaries and reference materials. Here is one such example:

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大家好
dàjiā hǎo

PHRASE OTHR
hello everyone

你好大家 does not seem to have been recorded in any reference books and just sounds like poorly translated English.

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