Now you know how to talk about date and time in Estonian, let’s continue with some more special occasions, holidays and how to wish people well in Estonian.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Estonian“.

Holidays & Good wishes in Estonian

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Good wishes

All the best!Kõike paremat!
Congratulations!Palju õnne!
Good luck!Õnn kaasa!
Happy birthday!Palju õnne sünnipäevaks!
Merry Christmas!Häid jõule!
Happy Easter!Häid lihavõttepühi!
Happy New Year!Head uut aastat!
with all my heart / wholeheartedkogu südamest

Holidays & festive occasions

Christmas Evejõululaupäev
Easter holidayslihavõttepühad
Pentecost / Whitsunnelipüha
New Year’s Evevana-aasta õhtu
New Yearuusaasta
name daynimepäev
Valentine’s Dayvalentinipäev


(to) invitekutsuma
(to) wishsoovima
(to) make a giftkingitust tegema
(to) getsaama

Vocabulary & Phrases

party [Sg]pidu
parties [Pl]peod
birthday partysünnipäevapidu
invitation [Sg]kutse
invitations [Pl]kutsed
I invite you to the party!Ma kutsun sind peole!
wish [Sg]soov
wishes [Pl]soovid
What would you like? / What do you want?Mida sa soovid?
surprise [Sg]üllatus
surprises [Pl]üllatused
present / gift [Sg]kingitus
presents / gifts [Pl]kingitused

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