Share stunning photographs of celebrations around the world.

Merry Christmas in Different Languages

Merry Christmas in Different Languages
With Christmas just around the corner, here's a compilation of wishing "Merry Christmas" in different languages...
Paramita Bhattacharya
We wish you a Merry Christmas;
We wish you a Merry Christmas;
We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Christmas is the time to indulge in merry making and treat with excessive craziness. I have lots of good memories associated with this festival. Christmas takes me back to my school days, and those wonderful memories. I studied in a Catholic missionary convent, where Christmas was celebrated with great pomp and show. Apart from the various celebrations, we used to have lots of fun traditions, like decorating our school cathedral, the Christmas tree, singing carols, attending the midnight mass, exchanging gifts, cards, and not forgetting the delicious cake. All these made this festival a pleasant occasion for me to cherish forever.
Christmas is perhaps the only festival celebrated by majority of people around the globe. Here is a list of how to wish "Merry Christmas" to all your loved ones, in various languages.

Language Translation
Afrikaans Gesëende Kersfees
African/Eritrean/Tigrinja Rehus-Beal-Ledeats
Albanian Gezur Krislinjden
Arabic Idah Saidan Wa Sanah Jadidah
Argentine Feliz Navidad
Bahasa Malaysia Selamat Hari Natal
Brazilian Boas Festas e Feliz Ano Novo
Bulgarian Tchestita Koleda; Tchestito Rojdestvo Hristovo
Chile Feliz Navidad
Chinese (Cantonese) Gun Tso Sun Tan'Gung Haw Sun
Chinese (Mandarin) Kung His Hsin Nien bing Chu Shen Tan
Columbia Feliz Navidad y Próspero Año Nuevo
Croatian Sretan Bozic
Czech Prejeme Vam Vesele Vanoce a stastny Novy Rok
Dutch Vrolijk Kerstfeest en een Gelukkig Nieuwjaar! or Zalig Kerstfeast
English (USA, Canada) Merry Christmas
English (UK) Happy Christmas
Ethiopian (Amharic) Melkin Yelidet Beaal
Filipino Maligayang Pasko
French Joyeux Noel
Gaelic Nollaig chridheil agus Bliadhna mhath ùr!
German Froehliche Weihnachten
Greek Kala Christouyenna!
Hindi Shub Naya Baras
Hebrew Mo'adim Lesimkha. Chena tova
Indonesian Selamat Hari Natal
Iraqi Idah Saidan Wa Sanah Jadidah
Irish Nollaig Shona Dhuit or Nodlaig mhaith chugnat
Italian Buone Feste Natalizie
Japanese Shinnen omedeto. Kurisumasu Omedeto
Korean Sung Tan Chuk Ha
Latin Natale hilare et Annum Faustum!
Norwegian God Jul or Gledelig Jul
Philippines Maligayan Pasko
Polish Wesolych Swiat Bozego Narodzenia or Boze Narodzenie
Portuguese Feliz Natal
Russian Pozdrevlyayu s prazdnikom Rozhdestva is Novim Godom
Serbian Hristos se rodi
Singhalese Subha nath thalak Vewa. Subha Aluth Awrudhak Vewa
Spanish Feliz Navidad
Swedish God Jul and (Och) Ett Gott Nytt År
Thai Sawadee Pee Mai
Turkish Noeliniz Ve Yeni Yiliniz Kutlu Olsun
Urdu Naya Saal Mubarak Ho
Vietnamese Chuc Mung Giang Sinh
Yugoslavian Cestitamo Bozic
The list can go on and on, and it's difficult to include the translation in all languages. You are most welcome to leave a comment if I have missed out on any of the popular languages. Sending the warmest Christmas greetings to all the readers and your family. May the Lord shower his choicest blessings on you and your family this Christmas and hope the New Year brings in loads of happiness, peace and prosperity!