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23:07 Oct 24, 2007
English to Swahili translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Happy Birthday
Birthday Card
Yolande Webster

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5Heri ya siku kuu
Folio Online



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happy birthday
Heri ya siku kuu

There isn't a specific term that means exactly "Happy Birthday"
If you just want to say "Congratulations" it would be "Hongera". English backtranslation of "Heri ya siku kuu" would be "have a special day" or "Congratulations on your special day"

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