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

As much as we tell children that Christmas isn’t only about the presents that Santa Claus might bring them, everyone still loves receiving gifts! Indeed, exchanging presents at Christmas time is a common custom found throughout Europe and the world.

So before you head off to see what’s been left under your own Christmas Tree, here are just some of the ways to say present or gift in the 50 languages of Europe in a Day!

  1. Albanian – Dhuratë
  2. Arabic – هدية (Hadiya)
  3. Armenian – Նվեր (Nver)
  4. Azerbaijani – Hədiyyə
  5. Basque – Opari
  6. Belarusian – Падарунак (Padarunak)
  7. Bulgarian – Подарък (Podaruk)
  8. Catalan – Regal
  9. Croatian – Poklon
  10. Czech – Dar
  11. Danish – Gave
  12. Dutch – Geschenk
  13. Estonian – Kingitus
  14. Faroese – Gáva
  15. Finnish – Lahja
  16. French – Cadeau
  17. Georgian – საჩუქარი (Sachukari)
  18. German – Geschenk
  19. Greek – Δώρο (Dóro)
  20. Greenlandic – Pajugut
  21. Hungarian – Ajándék
  22. Icelandic – Gjöf
  23. Irish Gaelic – Bronntanas
  24. Italian – Dono
  25. Jèrriais – Présent
  26. Latin – Donum
  27. Latvian – Dāvana
  28. Lithuanian – Dovana
  29. Low German – Gaav
  30. Luxembourgish – Geschenk
  31. Macedonian – Подарок (Podarok)
  32. Maltese – Rigal
  33. Manx – Gioot
  34. Monégasque – Regalu
  35. Northern Sami – Attáldat
  36. Norwegian – Gave
  37. Polish – Prezent
  38. Portuguese – Presente
  39. Romanian – Cadou
  40. Russian – Подарок (Podarok)
  41. Scots Gaelic – Tiodhlac
  42. Serbian – Поклон (Poklon)
  43. Slovak – Dar
  44. Slovene – Darilo
  45. Spanish – Regalo
  46. Swedish – Gåva
  47. Swiss German – Gschenk
  48. Turkish – Hediye
  49. Ukrainian – Подарунок (Podarunok)
  50. Welsh – Anrheg

Author: James Scanlan
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