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

Today, June 21st, is officially the first day of summer in Europe!

As Europe and the Northern Hemisphere experience the longest hours of daylight on today’s summer solstice, let’s look at how to say ‘summer’ in the 50 languages of Europe in a Day!

  1. Albanian – Vera
  2. Arabic – صيف (Sayf)
  3. Armenian – Ամառ (Amarr)
  4. Azerbaijani – Yay
  5. Basque – Uda
  6. Belarusian – Лета (Lyeta)
  7. Bulgarian – Лято (Lyato)
  8. Catalan – Estiu
  9. Croatian – Ljeto
  10. Czech – Léto
  11. Danish – Sommer
  12. Dutch – Zomer
  13. Estonian – Suvi
  14. Faroese – Summar
  15. Finnish – Kesä
  16. French – Été
  17. Georgian – ზაფხული (Zapkhuli)
  18. German – Sommer
  19. Greek – Καλοκαίρι (Kalokaíri)
  20. Greenlandic – Assaq
  21. Hungarian – Nyár
  22. Icelandic – Sumar
  23. Irish Gaelic – Samhradh
  24. Italian – Estate
  25. Jèrriais – Êté
  26. Latin – Aestas
  27. Latvian – Vasara
  28. Lithuanian – Vasara
  29. Low German – Sommer
  30. Luxembourgish – Summer
  31. Macedonian – Лето (Leto)
  32. Maltese – Sajf
  33. Manx – Sourey
  34. Monégasque – Estae
  35. Northern Sami – Geassi
  36. Norwegian – Sommer
  37. Polish – Lato
  38. Portuguese – Verão
  39. Romanian – Vară
  40. Russian – Лето (Lyeto)
  41. Scots Gaelic – Samhradh
  42. Serbian – Лето (Leto)
  43. Slovak – Verano
  44. Slovene – Poletje
  45. Spanish – Verano
  46. Swedish – Sommar
  47. Swiss German – Summer
  48. Turkish – Yaz
  49. Ukrainian – Літо (Lito)
  50. Welsh – Haf

Author: James Scanlan
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