How do you say Happy Birthday in German-Celebrating birthdays can vary from country to country and from region to region. Also it depends on the tradition of the people and their backgrounds. While most of the people celebrate birthdays casually, some celebrate it with traditions because they value this important day. (Not saying the ones who don’t celebrate it traditionally don’t know the value of birthdays).In Germany, the tradition way can also vary because some Germans have a Turkish background. Just something I thought you should know.
How to Say Happy Birthday in German
How to Say Happy Birthday in German-The core distinguishes thing about a birthday is the way it is said in a particular language. Every language has it’s own way of wishing or saying happy birthday. So, German has it’s own dialect with “Happy Birthday” in it. In German language, happy birthday in German is Alles Gute zum Geburtstag. This is how Germans wish happy birthday quite intriguing, isn’t it. It literally translates as „All Good for Birthday“.
Another way of saying Happy birthday is Herzlichen Glückwunsch zum Geburtstag, this one translate as a heartfelt congratulation for your birthday. Herzlichen means congratulation and it is used because you are literally saying congratulation you made it to another year. Glücklich Geburtstag which means Happy Birthday. GKÜCKLICH means Happy and GEBURSTAG means Birthday. It is not simply used by the Germans because there is a grammatical difference in English and in German.
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Germans also believe that wishing someone happy birthday before the actual birthday will bring bad luck to their life. The same can be applied for a new year. So the German celebrate the birthdays on the exact day and gifts and presents are also not given before the actual date of Birthday of the person.In Germany, if you are having a birthday then you need to throw it by yourself. Your friends won’t throw a surprise birthday party for you.