How many ways to say 'Happy Holidays'?

KathiM Member Posts: 8,028 Member
edited March 2014 in Breast Cancer #1
In dutch, it's Prettige Kerstdagen en Gelukkig Nieuw Jaar
or, Prettige Feestdagen en Gelukkig Nieuw Jaar (the more generic....Merry Holidays and Happy New Year).

Anyone else?????

Hugs, Kathi


  • MyTurnNow
    MyTurnNow Member Posts: 2,686 Member
    Sure, I'll give it a whirl.
    Sure, I'll give it a whirl. In Spanish it's Feliz Navidad y próspero Año Nuevo.
  • Gloria09
    Gloria09 Member Posts: 190
    Good thing you didn't ask how to pronounce them :)
    Bohemian - Vesele Vanoce
    Danish - Glædelig Jul
  • elm3544
    elm3544 Member Posts: 748
    Froehliche Weihnachten
    Merry Christmas in German!
  • cindycflynn
    cindycflynn Member Posts: 1,132 Member
    Gledelig Jul!
  • taleena
    taleena Member Posts: 1,612 Member
    In Japanese
    Shinnen omedeto (Happy new year) kurisumasu omedeto (Merry Christmas)

    Now.. just don't ask me to pronounce it... I'd have to have one of my sisters do that


  • RE
    RE Member Posts: 4,591 Member
    Mele Kalikimaka is Hawaiian
    Mele Kalikimaka is Hawaiian for Merry Christmas and Hau'oli Makahiki Hou is Happy New Year. Nice post Kathi thanks for starting it!

  • natly15
    natly15 Member Posts: 1,941
    Buon Natale e Nuovo Anno Felice
    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year in Italian
  • chenheart
    chenheart Member Posts: 5,159
    froehlische weinachten und eine gute neues jahr! merry christmas and a good new year!
  • tasha_111
    tasha_111 Member Posts: 2,072
    chenheart said:

    froehlische weinachten und eine gute neues jahr! merry christmas and a good new year!

    Happy Christmas..........
    Kathi... GREAT POST.. My boss/best friend is Dutch and she will be well impressed that I took the time and effort to wish her a Happy Xmas in her own language...........(Yeah!)
    Thanks Kathi

    Joyeaux Noel.... OK I spelled it wrong.........BUT

  • Jadie
    Jadie Member Posts: 723
    Tennessee slang
    Merry Christmas ya'll
  • KathiM
    KathiM Member Posts: 8,028 Member
    Wow! We have so many ways!!!
    Thanks for sharing! While on the cruise, we heard 'Feliz Navidad' was so cool...there were kids singing around a salvation army (for real...I checked...they are in Mexico, too) pot. They were all so cute!!!!

    Hugs to all! Kathi
  • padee6339
    padee6339 Member Posts: 763
    In Irish Gaelic, its
    In Irish Gaelic, its Nollaig shona dhuit! Do not ever ask me to pronounce it LOL! I looked it up, but remember my Dad's Mother saying it when we were kids. Dad would be 90 next July, so it shows to go ya how long ago it was I was a kid!!!!

    Bon Natale!
    Haddy Grimble (John Lennon speak)