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

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

Holidays & Good wishes in Portuguese

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Good wishes

All the best!Tudo de bom!
Good luck!Boa sorte!
Happy birthday!Feliz aniversário!
Merry Christmas!Feliz Natal!
Happy Easter!Feliz Páscoa!
Happy New Year!Feliz Ano Novo!
with all my heart / wholeheartedcom todo o meu coração

Holidays & festive occasions

Christmas EveVéspera de Natal
Easter holidaysDias de Páscoa
Pentecost / WhitsunPentecostes
New Year’s EveVéspera de Ano Novo
New YearAno Novo
name daynomear dia
Valentine’s DayDia dos Namorados


(to) inviteconvidar
(to) wishpedir
(to) make a giftcriar um presente
(to) getreceber

Vocabulary & Phrases

party [Sg]festa
parties [Pl]festas
birthday partyfesta de aniversário
invitation [Sg]convite
invitations [Pl]convites
I invite you to the party!Te convido para a festa!
wish [Sg]pedido
wishes [Pl]pedidos
What would you like? / What do you want?O que gostaria de ter?
surprise [Sg]surpresa
surprises [Pl]surpresas
present / gift [Sg]presente
presents / gifts [Pl]presentes

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