Japanese Happy Birthday to You

There is also a Japanese version of the popular “Happy Birthday to You”

Lyrics in Japanese, followed by romaji (Roman spelling)

嬉しいな今日は。
ureshii na kyou wa.
楽しいな今日は。
tanoshii na kyou wa.
誕生日おめでとう。
tanjoubi omedetou.
お歌を歌いましょう。
outa wo utaimashou.

Learn how to sing Japanese “Happy Birthday to You”!

Polish Happy Brithday Lyrics

Saying Happy Birthday is the same song people in Poland sing for weddings and anniversaries. It’s a traditional song entitled Sto Lat! The Polish have more modern versions for different occasions. Interestingly, the song wishes the birthday celebrator a hundred years of good life and true enough many Polish people can actually reach that age. No wonder this is a great song to sing to your friends and families.

Sto lat! Sto lat!
Niech zyje, zyje nam.
Sto lat! Sto lat!
Niech zyje, zyje nam.
Jeszcze raz! Jeszcze raz! Niech zyje, zyje nam.
Niech zyje nam.

Niech ci? gwiazdka pomyslnosci nigdy nie zagasnie,
nigdy nie zagasnie!
A kto z nami nie wypije,
niech go piorun trzasnie.
A kto z nami nie wypije,
niech go piorun trzasnie.

Sto lat! Sto lat! Sto lat!
Sto lat! Niechaj zyje nam.
Sto lat! Sto lat! Sto lat!
Sto lat! Niechaj zyje nam.
Niech zyje nam! Niech zyje nam!
Zdrowia, szczescia, pomyslnosci!
Niechaj zyj

Arabic Happy Birthday (Sana Helwa Ya Gameel)

The Arabic language is one of the most popular language, spoken by about 246 million people around the globe. Let’s sing Happy Birthday in Arabic!

Sana Helwa ya Gameel (cha cha cha)
Sana Helwa, Sana Helwa 
Sana Helwa ya Gameel (cha cha cha)
Sana Helwa ya Gameel (cha cha cha)
Sana Helwa ya Gameel (cha cha cha)
Sana Helwa, Sana Helwa 
Sana Helwa ya Gameel (cha cha cha)

This is literally translated as:

Happy Birthday Oh Beautiful One,
Happy Birthday Oh Beautiful One,
Happy Birthday, Happy birthday,
Happy birthday Oh Beautiful One.

Happy Birthday Oh Beautiful One,
Happy Birthday Oh Beautiful One,
Happy Birthday, Happy Birthday,
Happy Birthday Oh Beautiful One.

To hear the Happy Birthday song sung in Arabic, play the above video.

Traditional Happy Birthday Song Lyrics

Most birthday songs you can find online are modern or pop songs. Here is a traditional happy birthday song lyrics you can sing on your next party.

Happy birthday to You
Happy birthday to You
Happy birthday dear (name)
Happy birthday to You.

From good friends and true,
From old friends and new,
May good luck go with you,
And happiness too.

Alternative ending:
How old are you?
How old are you?
How old, How old
How old are you?

You can always change the lyrics but here’s the traditional birthday tune.

French Happy Birthday (Joyeux Anniversaire)

How do you say happy birthday in French? Do you want to surprise your French friend with a happy birthday greeting? Here’s how to sing the Happy Birthday song in French.

Joyeux anniversaire
Hereux anniversaire
Tous nos voeux sont sinceres
Pour ton anniversaire
Tes amis aujourd’ hui
Se sont tous reunis
Ton Bonheur on l’espere
Pour ton anniversaire
Lalalalalala…

To hear the song sung, play the YouTube video above.

Spanish Happy Birthday (Cumpleaños Feliz)

Family gatherings are important to the Spanish people. Relatives are sure to make every party a real feast with lots of dancing and singing. Birthdays are always a special occasion and here’s how “la familia” sings the happy birthday song.

Here are the lyrics to the Happy Birthday song in Spanish:

 

Dora has another version that kids will surely love.

Brazilian Happy Birthday (Parabéns a Você)

Birthdays are always a reason for merriment among friends and families. Here is how the Brazilians say Happy Birthday.

Parabens a voce,
Nesta data querida,
Muitas felicidades,
Muitos anos de vida!

These lines can also be added:

O/A [name] faz anos,
O azar é só dele/dela,
Cada ano que passa,
Ele/Ela fica mais velho/velha.

Let’s sing happy birthday the Samba way!

German Happy Birthday Lyrics (Zum Geburstag viel Glück)

Let’s sing Happy Birthday in German or Zum Geburstag viel Glück. Learn the birthday lyrics and sing it the right way.

Zum Geburstag viel Glück
Zum Geburstag Viel Glück
Zum Geburstag alles Gute
Zum Geburstag Viel Glück.

Watch this youtube video of Happy Birthday in German