Happy Birthday in Romanian
Happy birthday in Romanian means: La multi ani! This term is most often used in Romanian because it is the standard phrase and – with a few exceptions – can always be used. You will find many other expressions more often in social networks (but also in personal conversations, of course). These are shorter, more informal, friendlier and more concise. So you will find a variety of options here.
7 ways to wish a Romanian “a happy birthday”
In the list below you will find various ways in which you can congratulate a Romanian on a birthday. As already mentioned, some of these are short forms (mostly informal) especially for social media or informal conversations. Others, however, have a more general meaning and can of course be used in a variety of ways.
- La multi ani! – Happy birthday / Happy birthday
- Felicitări! – Congratulations / My congratulations
- Toate cele bune! – All the best
- Baftă! – All the best
- Iti urez La multi ani. – I wish you a happy birthday
- Felicitări cu ocazia aniversării! – Congratulations on Birthday!
- Mult noroc! – Good luck
It is best to apply your knowledge straight away and surprise a Romanian friend, acquaintance or relative with a “Happy Birthday” in Romanian. Romanians in particular are extremely proud of their language and look forward to birthday wishes in their national language. But don’t be surprised if a “ Mulțumesc! ” or “ Mulțumesc mult! ” comes back – this means something like “(Thank you very much)”. And don’t forget: variety makes life more beautiful – so you have several options to congratulate a Romanian.
If you want to deal more with the Romanian language, the following textbooks will help you. Most of them bring you to an adequate level between A2 and B1, some only offer the most basic phrases – for your next vacation, for example in the Romanian capital Bucharest . See also the blog article about 24 hours in Bucharest and General information about Bucharest.
Birthday gifts for a Romanian
It is often very difficult to choose the right gift – even more difficult with another nationality. Of course, you can’t go wrong with vouchers, gifts of money, fragrances and games – but these are standard gifts. Romanians, however, also enjoy local and regional products from their country. Of course you can mix Romanian with your own regional products and thus have a perfect gift.
More resources in Romanian
In this category you can find more Romanian language expressions and lessons or do you want but a learn another language ? There is also an overview page with birthday wishes in all languages . Would you have known something like “Happy Birthday” in Finnish (one of the heaviest languages) is?