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How to say WINTER in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!

Winter is coming – and now it’s here!

As the temperatures drop across the continent on the winter solstice, let’s look at how to say ‘winter’ in the 50 languages of Europe in a Day!

  1. Albanian – Dimri
  2. Arabic – شتاء (Shetah)
  3. Armenian – Ձմեռ (Jmerr)
  4. Azerbaijani – Qış
  5. Basque – Negu
  6. Belarusian – Зіма (Zima)
  7. Bulgarian – Зима (Zima)
  8. Catalan – Hivern
  9. Croatian – Zima
  10. Czech – Zima
  11. Danish – Vinter
  12. Dutch – Winter
  13. Estonian – Talv
  14. Faroese – Vetur
  15. Finnish – Talvi
  16. French – Hiver
  17. Georgian – ზამთარი (Zamtari)
  18. German – Winter
  19. Greek – Χειμώνας (Kheimónas)
  20. Greenlandic – Ukioq
  21. Hungarian – Tél
  22. Icelandic – Vetur
  23. Irish Gaelic – Geimhreadh
  24. Italian – Inverno
  25. Jèrriais – Hivé
  26. Latin – Hiems
  27. Latvian – Ziema
  28. Lithuanian – Žiema
  29. Low German – Winter
  30. Luxembourgish – Wanter
  31. Macedonian – Зима (Zima)
  32. Maltese – Xitwa
  33. Manx – Geurey
  34. Monégasque – Invernu
  35. Northern Sami – Dálvi
  36. Norwegian – Vinter
  37. Polish – Zima
  38. Portuguese – Inverno
  39. Romanian – Iarnă
  40. Russian – Зима (Zima)
  41. Scots Gaelic – Geamhradh
  42. Serbian – Зима (Zima)
  43. Slovak – Zima
  44. Slovene – Zima
  45. Spanish – Invierno
  46. Swedish – Vinter
  47. Swiss German – Winter
  48. Turkish – Kış
  49. Ukrainian – Зима (Zima)
  50. Welsh – Gaeaf

Author: James Scanlan
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