25 Popular New Year Greetings and Sayings

What makes New Year special? You can name several things that are associated with the occasion, but greetings and wishes hold paramount importance throughout the New Year weekend. In fact, the first thing that people do on the morning of 1st January each year is to wish each other with popular quotes and sayings.

The list of 25 popular New Year Greetings and Sayings is mentioned below:

1)“The future ahead, holds numerous surprises for you. Be open to changes. Happy New Year”.

2)“Just a new bloom spreads fragrance and freshness around. May the New Year add a new beauty and freshness into your life! Happy New Year”.

3)“Wishing you good health, happiness, and success in the coming year and always”. Happy New Year.

4)“With a passing year, shall pass the pains and troubles of the past. Stop thinking about the times that are gone, instead waste your time worrying about the future. May you have a great New Year.

5)“Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.” – Oprah Winfrey

6)Wishing you a year that is filled with all the fragrance of roses, illuminated with all the lights of the world and be blessed with all the smiles on the planet. Hope this year will be the year when all your dreams come true. Happy New Year 2015.

7) “A happy New Year! Grant that I May bring no tear to any eye When this New Year in time shall end Let it be said I’ve played the friend, Have lived and loved and labored here, And made of it a happy year.” — Edgar Guest

8) This year has come to an end and it will take away all the pain and mistakes. Now you have a brand new beginning to look forward to. Happy New Year, with love from all of us!

9) In the New Year, may your right hand always be stretched out in friendship, but never in want. – Irish Toast

10) “What the New Year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the New Year.” — Vern McLellan

11)Time is like a flowing river, no water passes beneath your feet twice, much like the river, moments never pass you by again, so cherish every moment that life gives you and have a wonderful New Year.

12) Sometimes people forget how much 365 days actually brings to their lives. However, this is the right moment to reflect and to hope for 365 more wonderful days! Happy New Year!

13) “I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re Doing Something. Happy New Year.

14) New Years is the perfect occasion to celebrate love, friendships and all the good things in life. Let’s take the time to appreciate what this year has given us and what the new one is about to bring! Happy New Year!

15) The New Year is the time of unfolding horizons and the realization of dreams, may you rediscover new strength and garner faith with you, and be able to rejoice in the simple pleasures that life has to offer and put a brave front for all the challenges that may come your way. Wishing you a lovely New Year.

16) “The Merry New Year is born like the bright berry from the naked thorn.” — Hartley Coleridge

17) May the New Year bring to you Warmth of love and a light to guide your path towards a positive destination. Happy New Year!

18) Happy New Year. May the New Year bring to you warmth of love, and a light to guide your path towards a positive destination.

19) May this New Year bring all the crazy colors and fun in your life.

20) Let this New Year be the one, where all your dreams come true, so with a joyful heart, put a start to this year anew. Wishing you a happy and prosperous New Year.

21) “Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.”  — Ralph Waldo Emerson

22) “For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and next year’s words await another voice.” — T.S. Eliot

23) “We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.” — Edith Lovejoy Pierce

24) May the gift of love, happiness, peace, and warmth be yours as you make a new start. Happy New Year!

25) Wish you and your family a joyful, bright, healthy, prosperous and happiest new year ahead! Happy New Year.

How to say Happy New Year in 100 Languages

There is no doubt that Happy New Year is one of the most popular occasions that people love to celebrate all across the globe. The first dawn of the new year is the one that infusea new hope, enthusiasm and optimism inside all of us. It doesn’t matter where you reside and which language you speak, it must be a lovely moment to which someone on the New Year day.



Say Happy New Year in 100 languages

Here is the list of saying Happy New Year in 100 languages:

  1. ARABIC        :(aam saiid) / sana saiida
  2. ARMENIAN : shnorhavor nor tari
  3. AZERI : yeni iliniz mübarək
  4. BAMBARA : aw ni san’kura / bonne année
  5. BASAA : mbuee
  6. BASQUE: urte berri on
  7. BENGALI : shuvo noboborsho
  8. BERBER : asgwas amegas / aseggas ighudan
  9. BETI : mbembe mbu
  10. BOBO: bonne année
  11. BOSNIAN: sretna nova godina
  12. BULGARIAN: chestita nova godina
  13. BURMESE : hnit thit ku mingalar pa
  14. CANTONESE:  sun lin fi lok
  15. CATALAN: bon any nou
  16. CEBUANO : malipayong bag-ong tuig
  17. CHINESE (MANDARIN) : (xin nian kuai le)
  18. CORNISH: bledhen nowedh da
  19. CORSICAN: pace è salute
  20. CROATIAN: sretna nova godina
  21. CZECH: šťastný nový rok
  22. DANISH: godt nytår
  23. DARI: sale naw tabrik
  24. DUALA: mbu mwa bwam
  25. DUTCH: gelukkig nieuwjaar
  26. ENGLISH: Happy New Year
  27. ESPERANTO: feliĉan novan jaron
  28. ESTONIAN: head uut aastat
  29. EWE: eƒé bé dzogbenyui nami
  30. EWONDO: mbembe mbu
  31. FANG: bamba mbou
  32. FAROESE: gott nýggjár
  33. FILIPINO: manigong bagong taon
  34. FINNISH: onnellista uutta vuotta
  35. FLEMISH: gelukkig nieuwjaar
  36. FRENCH: bonne année
  37. FRISIAN: lokkich neijier
  38. FRIULAN: bon an
  39. FULA: dioul mo wouri
  40. GALICIAN: feliz ano novo
  41. GEORGIAN: gilocavt akhal tsels
  42. GERMAN: prosit Neujahr
  43. GREEK: kali chronia
  44. GUARANÍ: rogüerohory año nuévo-re
  45. HAOUSSA: barka da sabuwar shekara
  46. HAWAIIAN: hauoli makahiki hou
  47. HEBREW: shana tova
  48. HERERO: ombura ombe ombua
  49. HINDI: Nav Varsh Ki Shubhkamna
  50. HMONG: nyob zoo xyoo tshiab
  51. HUNGARIAN: boldog új évet
  52. ICELANDIC: gleðilegt nýtt ár
  53. IGBO: obi anuri nke afor ohuru
  54. INDONESIAN: selamat tahun baru
  55. IRISH GAELIC: ath bhliain faoi mhaise
  56. ITALIAN: buon anno
  57. JAVANESE: sugeng warsa enggal
  58. JAPANESE: akemashite omedetô gozaimasu
  59. KABYLIAN: aseggas ameggaz
  60. KAZAKH: zhana zhiliniz kutti bolsin
  61. KHMER: sur sdei chhnam thmei
  62. KIEMBU: ngethi cya mwaka mweru
  63. KINYARWANDA: umwaka mwiza
  64. KIRUNDI: umwaka mwiza
  65. KOREAN: seh heh bok mani bat uh seyo
  66. KURDE: sala we ya nû pîroz be
  67. KWANGALI: mvhura zompe zongwa
  68. LAO: sabai di pi mai
  69. LATIN: felix sit annus novus
  70. LATVIAN: laimīgu Jauno gadu
  71. LIGURIAN: bón ànno nêuvo
  72. LINGALA: bonana
  73. LITHUANIAN: laimingų Naujųjų Metų
  74. LOW SAXON: gelükkig nyjaar
  75. LUGANDA: omwaka omulungi
  76. LUXEMBOURGEOIS: e gudd neit Joër
  77. MALAGASY: arahaba tratry ny taona
  78. MALAY: selamat tahun baru
  79. MALTESE: is-sena t-tajba
  80. MANGAREVAN: kia porotu te ano ou
  81. MAORI: kia hari te tau hou
  82. MARATHI: Navin Varshaachya Hardik Shubbheccha
  83. MARQUISIAN: kaoha nui tenei ehua hou
  84. MONGOLIAN: shine jiliin bayariin mend hurgeye
  85. NEPALI: naya barsha ko subhakamana
  86. NGOMBALE: ngeu’ shwi pong mbeo paghe
  87. NORMAN: boune anna / jostouse anna
  88. NORWEGIAN: godt nyttår
  89. OCCITAN: bon annada
  90. OURDOU: naya sar Mubarak
  91. PALAUAN: ungil beches er rak
  92. PAPIAMENTU: bon anja / felis anja nobo
  93. POLISH: szczęśliwego nowego roku
  94. PORTUGUESE: feliz ano novo
  95. ROMANIAN: la mulţi ani
  96. RUSSIAN: С Новым Годом (S novim godom)
  97. SAMOAN: ia manuia le tausaga fou
  98. SARDINIAN: bonu annu nou
  99. SERBIAN: Срећна Нова година (Srećna Nova godina)
  100. MARATHI: Tumcha Navabarsha che hardik shubhechha

After going through the list one can definitely think that languages are created by man but our urge to wish someone on New Year’s Day comes from deeper inside our heart. Hence, no matter where you enjoy the first dawn of 2016 never miss an opportunity to wish the people you meet on this day. Keep this list with yourself so that a language never becomes a hindrance on your path towards showering wishes upon people on this auspicious day. Nevertheless, good wishes always complements good wishes and you never know how someone’s wish could brighten up your life.

Amazing Original New Year Wishes and Greetings

The New Year is round the corner and the day is not far when the whole world will witness the fresh morning of 2016. All we need are few motivational thoughts to begin the Happy New Year with gusto. This is for this very reason people love sending New Year wishes to one another.


Original wishes and greetings do the magic that normal messages can’t. The charisma of original New Year greeting still continues for the last so many years. Just imagine how fascinating it would be to greet your loved ones with an original and creative wish on the dawn of January 1st 2016.

1) Wishing you a Happy New Year with the hope that you will have many blessings in the year to come: So simple, but this New Year wish conveys a powerful message with full of optimism. Indeed, we need blessings everyday in our lives.

2) Wishing you a year that is filled with all the fragrance of roses, illuminated with all the lights of the world and be blessed with all the smiles on the planet. Hope this year will be the year when all your dreams come t Happy New Year 2016: Wow, the wish is so closer to heart. It mentioned all the things that are necessary for a human life. Fresh fragrance of Roses, never-ending smiles and sweet dreams; what else a person may require to enjoy his life?

3) A new year is like a blank book, and the pen is in your hands. It is your chance to write a beautiful story for yourself: A New Year can be compared to a fresh novel which is going to be authored by you. Make it as blissful and pleasant as you can. Remember, you are the author of it so write a beautiful story by ensuring that each day of your new year is spent with full vigor, enthusiasm and happiness.

4) Time is like a flowing river, no water passes beneath your feet twice, much like the river, moments never pass you by again, so cherish every moment that life gives you and have a wonderful New Year 2016: Make the every moment of your life as memorable as you can. Remember lost time will never come back so make the best of it.

5) We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day: Make the first day of your New Year a rocking and fantastic one, while ensuring that the rest of 364 days shall also remain peaceful, precious and successful.

6) This is the New Year, the new you: Let the obstacle of the past do not shackle your enthusiasm anymore. The past is history, you can’t change it but you can definitely better your future. Try to re-invent yourself and do as many things as possible.

7) May your dreams blossom and make you happy in many ways, Have a wonderful New Year 2016: The real mantra of enjoying a peaceful and calm life is to stay happy and ensure that others are doing the same.

8) Here is wishing that the New Year is in every way complete with happiness success and good health. And all that makes life sweet. Have you ever thought of the ingredients that make life sweet? Yes, you guessed it right. Good health, happiness and peace are three essentials for a happy living. Let the fresh dawn of New Year bring in all the success and achievement that you wish for.

9) Here’s to a wonderful new year and a warm adieu to the old, here’s to happiness, good times and cheer, wishing a very happy new year 2016: Stay happy, positive and optimist as always. And never forget to have a pleasant smile on your face throughout the New Year.

10) A glorious coming year that rewards all your endeavors a heartfelt, prosperous, promising and fulfilling future, wishing you the happiest New Year: Wishing a very blessed and successful New Year 2016 to all of you.