Do you want to wish happy birthday in Spanish?

If you want to surprise your Spanish speaking friends or family, learning how to say happy birthday in Spanish is a great idea: you can write your wishes on a nice card or, if you feel confident enough, say your favourite expression in person! Either way, you will make them happy and show how much you care about them.

On the other hand, learning some useful vocabulary is essential if you are going to celebrate your own birthday surrounded by Spanish speakers who will use a number of different wishes to make your birthday special: for example, this is crucial if you are living in a Spanish speaking country or if you have tons of Spanish friends!

First of all, let’s start with some important words and phrases!

El cumpleaños –> The birthday

La fiesta –> The party

El regalo –> The present

La torta –> The cake

La tarjeta de cumpleaños –> The birthday card

Las velas –> The candles

¿Cuándo es tu cumpleaños? –> When is your birthday?

Cumplo años el 30 de abril –> My birthday is the 30th of April

¿Qué vas a hacer por tu cumpleaños? –> What are you going to do for your birthday?

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And now some lovely birthday wishes!

¡Feliz cumpleaños! –> Happy birthday

¡Felicidades! –> Congratulations!

¡Que lo pases bien! –> Have a good birthday!

¡Que tengas un dia especial! –> Have a special day!

¡Que cumplas muchos más! –> Many happy returns!

¡Que tengas un feliz día! –> Have a great day!

¡Que disfrutes tu dia! –> Enjoy your day!

So many lovely ways to wish happy birthday! What’s your favourite?

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