raas as-sanah

Welcome to the first day of the year. In Arabic it's described literally as the head of the year. And a great time to use a phrase that can also be used for birthdays, anniversaries and any other 3iid celebration: kil 3aam wa inta b-khayr!




Arabic
Pronounced?
English

كل عام و انت بخير
kul 3aam wa inta bi-khayr
Happy new year! (>m)

كل عام و انتي بخير
kul 3aam wa intay bi-khayr
Happy new year! (>f)

كل عام و انتوا بخير
kul 3aam wa intaw bi-khayr
Happy new year! (>pl)