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21:55 Jul 8, 2001
English to Swedish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Happy birthday to you
Happy Birthday to you song

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na +1Grattis på födelsedagen!
Mats Wiman
naGrattis på födelsedagenMonica Hoppe



9 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Grattis på födelsedagen!

Mouth spelling: Grattis på fölseda'n!
pronounced [Grahtis poh fulsedahn]
or more formal:
Hjärtliga Gratulationer på födelsedagen!

The song is not sung in Swedish. In anglocised Sweden it's sung in English
(even in Germany they do).

Mats Wiman
Local time: 19:20
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 3482

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agree  Sven Petersson
2 hrs
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28 mins
Grattis på födelsedagen

In Sweden we often sing: "Ja må du leva" as our "Happy Birthday" song.

"Ja må du leva" means: Yes may you live.
The song text reflects wishes for a long life.

Monica Hoppe
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