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How do you say happy birthday in Dutch?
More Examples of Happy birthday in Dutch
- Gefeliciteerd met je verjaardag! Happy birthday to you!
- Gelukkige verjaardag! Happy birthday!, Happy anniversary!
- Vrolijke verjaardag, opa. Happy birthday, Grandpa.
What is a Dutch birthday?
A Dutch birthday party can be best described as a ‘party’ that involves sitting around in a circle all afternoon and chatting while drinking tea or coffee and eating cake. Because of this they have become know as Dutch circle parties among a lot of people (expats and Dutch alike).
What is a birthday treat in the Netherlands?
A typical Dutch birthday will include tea and cake, and then afterwards a meal of some sort. During the tea and cake part, usually you will go around a circle, and serve your guests. There is no “help yourself” at the table. You, as mentioned above, are the birthday person and therefore expected to serve and provide.
What is the Dutch birthday song?
Lang zal ze leven
File:Dutch Birthday Song – Lang zal ze leven (Long shall she-he live). webm – Wikimedia Commons.
How do you write a Dutch birthday card?
Don’t forget the articles.
- ! (Happy birthday!)
- Ik dat je fijne hebt! (I hope you have a nice birthday!)
- Nog in goede . (Many happy returns in good health.)
- Gelukkige . ( Happy birthday)
- verjaardag. ( Happy birthday)
- Van met je verjaardag!
- oud ben? (What’s your age now?)
- Heb een? (Do you have a wish list?)
Do Dutch people celebrate birthdays?
The Dutch birthday party For expats who are used to big birthday parties with alcohol, music, and dancing, the traditional Dutch birthday party might seem rather tame: guests turn up and congratulate the person whose birthday it is, their family, and each other.
What should I bring to a Dutch birthday?
Bring a present, together with a birthday card. The present should not be anything very expensive. For some people in the video it was a strange experience that the Dutch open their gifts immediately. Don’t be surprised if they give their honest opinion about the gift.
Do Dutch celebrate birthdays?
One additional point worth noting is that birthdays in the Netherlands tend to be celebrated on the nearest Sunday, not on the actual day itself, and usually finish by around 6pm. Cake is central to birthday celebrations in the Netherlands.
How do you write a birthday card in Dutch?
Happy birthday. Fijne verjaardag. Happy birthday. Van harte gefeliciteerd met je verjaardag!
What is Happy birthday in Flemish?
Gelukkige verjaardag! That’s what you say in Flemish (and Dutch)….Flemish translation: Gelukkige verjaardag!
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What’s Happy Birthday in Polish?
The long way to say “Happy Birthday” The formal phrase is “Wszystkiego najlepszego z okazji urodzin” which means, “All the best on your birthday.”