Saying “Merry Christmas” or “Season's Greetings”Around the World

Ways to say "Merry Christmas" or "Season's Greetings" in such languages as Afrikaans, Danish, Hindi, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Swahili, Thai, and more.

LanguageMerry Christmas
AfrikaansGesëende Kersfees
CzechPrejeme Vam Vesele Vanoce a stastny Novy Rok
DanishGlædelig Jul
EsperantoGajan Kristnaskon
FinnishHyvää Joulua
FrenchJoyeux Noël
GermanFroehliche Weihnachten
GreekKala Christouyenna
HawaiianMele Kalikimaka
HindiBada Din Mubarak Ho
IcelandicGledileg Jol
IrishNollaig Shona Dhuit
ItalianBuon Natale or Buone Feste Natalizie
JapaneseShinnen omedeto. Kurisumasu Omedeto
KoreanSung Tan Chuk Ha
LatinNatale hilare
LithuanianLinksmu Kaledu
MaoriMeri Kirihimete
NorwegianGod Jul
PolishWesolych Swiat Bozego Narodzenia
PortugueseFeliz Natal
RussianSrozhdestovm Kristovim
SpanishFeliz Navidad
SwahiliKuwa na Krismasi njema
TagalogMaligayang Pasko
ThaiSuksun Wan Christmas
VietnameseChuc Mung Giang Sinh
WelshNadolig Llawen

See also Names for Santa Around the World, Greetings Around the World, Thank You Around the World, and Saying “Happy New Year!” Around the World.