Happy Birthday, or as Irish people say, lá breithe shona duit! Wish your Irish friends or family member happy returns of the day in their native language with our free printable Irish birthday card and stickers.
Irish Gaelic has different ways of wishing people good luck and long life on their special day. Take a look at these Irish birthday blessings and practice saying them:
- “Go mbeire muid beo ar an am seo aris!”, “May we be alive at this time next year.”
- “Fad saol agat, gob fliuch, agus bás in Éirinn”, “May you have a long life, a wet mouth and may you be buried in Ireland.”
- “Sláinte an bhradáin agat” which means May you have the health of the salmon.
Great! Now that you know these awesome sayings, download our free printables. These Irish language greeting card and stickers are a great way to wish a close friend that has an Irish heritage or simply want some Irish love on special occasions.
Here’s the Irish version of the happy birthday song:
Breithlá shona duit,
lá breithe sona duit
lá breithe sona, daor (name)
lá breithe sona duit.