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How to say GOOD LUCK in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

We could all do with a little extra luck now and then! So here are just some of the ways to wish someone luck or success in the 50 languages of Europe in a Day!

Some of these phrases literally mean ‘good luck to you’ and where possible I’ve included the formal ‘you’.

  1. Albanian – Paç fat!
  2. Arabic – !بالتوفيق (Bit-tawfīq!)
  3. Armenian – Հաջողությո’ւն (Hajoghutyun!)
  4. Azerbaijani – Uğurlar!
  5. Basque – Zorte on!
  6. Belarusian – Шчасліва! (Ščasliva!)
  7. Bulgarian – Успех! (Uspekh!)
  8. Catalan – Bona sort!
  9. Croatian – Sretno!
  10. Czech – Hodně štěstí!
  11. Danish – Held og lykke!
  12. Dutch – Succes!
  13. Estonian – Edu!
  14. Faroese – Góða eydnu!
  15. Finnish – Onnea!
  16. French – Bonne chance!
  17. Georgian – წარმატებებს გისურვებთ! (Ts’armat’ebebs gisurvebt!)
  18. German – Viel Glück!
  19. Greek – Καλὴ Τύχη! (Kalí tíkhi!)
  20. Greenlandic – Iluatitsilluarina!
  21. Hungarian – Sok szerencsét!
  22. Icelandic – Gangi þér vel!
  23. Irish Gaelic – Ádh mór ort!
  24. Italian – In bocca al lupo!*
  25. Jèrriais – Bouonne cache!
  26. Latin – Bonam fortunam!
  27. Latvian – Veiksmi!
  28. Lithuanian – Sėkmės!
  29. Low German – Allens Gode!
  30. Luxembourgish – Vill Gléck!
  31. Macedonian – Со среќа! (So srekya!)
  32. Maltese – Awguri!
  33. Manx – Noorey vie erriu!
  34. Monégasque – Bona furtüna!
  35. Northern Sami – Ollu lihkku!
  36. Norwegian – Lykke til!
  37. Polish – Powodzenia!
  38. Portuguese – Boa sorte!
  39. Romanian – Noroc!
  40. Russian – Удачи! (Udachi!)
  41. Scots Gaelic – Sealbh math dhuibh!
  42. Serbian – Срећно! (Srećno!)
  43. Slovak – Veľa šťastia!
  44. Slovene – Srečno!
  45. Spanish – ¡Buena suerte!
  46. Swedish – Lycka till!
  47. Swiss German – Alles Gueti!
  48. Turkish – İyi şanslar!
  49. Ukrainian – Щасти вам! (Ščasti vam!)
  50. Welsh – Pob lwc!
  • Italian – literally means ‘into the wolf’s mouth’!

Author: James Scanlan
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