Cheers/good health in many languages

The phrases on this page are all toasts, often used when drinking alcoholic beverages. In some languages longer, more elaborate toasts are popular.

Language Cheers! / Good health!
Afrikaans Gesondheid!
Albanian Gëzuar! Gezuaror! Shëndeti tuaj!
Alsatian G'sundheit!
Arabic
(Egyptian)
good health - (fee saḥitkum) في صحتكم!
Arabic (Kuwaiti) may you eat with health - (bil-'áfya) بالعافية!
Arabic
(Moroccan)
(besseha) بالصحة
(besseha w raha) بالصحة و الراحة
Aragonese ¡Salut!
Armenian
(Eastern)
Կենա'ցդ (Kenaced) - rarely used
Armenian
(Western)
Առողջութիւն: (Arroghchootyoon)
Assamese গুদলাক (gudalaaka)
Asturian Gayola!
Azeri Gayola! Afiyët oslun!
Basque On egin! Topa! Eskerriska!
Belarusian За здароўе (Za zdarou'e)
Bengali জয়! (jôe!) lit. 'Victory!'
Bhojpuri मज़ा मेँ रहा (maza mein raha)
Bosnian Živjeli!
Breton Yec'hed mat!
Bulgarian Наздраве! (Nazdrave)
Catalan Salut! Txin txin!
Cebuano Mabuhi!
Chamorro Biba!
Chinese
(Cantonese)
飲勝 (yám sing) 飲杯 (yám bùi) 敬酒 (ging jáu), 幹杯 (gòn bùi)
Chinese
(Mandarin)
乾杯! [干杯!] (gān bēi) - lit. "dry glass"
Chinese
(Taiwanese)
呼乾啦! (Hō ta lah!) - lit. "Let it [the cup/glass] be dry [empty]"
Cornish Yeghes da! (good health)
Ehaz ha sowenath whath tho why ha tho goz henath! (MC)
(Health and prosperity ever to you and yours)
Corsican (À a) salute
Croatian Živjeli! Uzdravlje!
Czech Na zdraví!
Danish Skål!
Bunden i vejret eller resten i håret!
(bottoms up or the rest in your hair)
- only used with friends when very drunk
Dutch Proost! Op je gezondheid!
English Cheers! Bottoms up! Down the hatch! Mud in your eye!
Esperanto Je via sano! Toston! Sanon!
Estonian Tervist! Teie terviseks! (to your health)
Faroese Skál!
Flemish Santé!
Fijian Bula!
Finnish Kippis!
Terveydeksi! (to your health)
Pohjanmaan kautta! (bottoms up)
French Santé ! À votre santé ! À la vôtre ! À la tienne !
Frisian (North) Sünhäid!
Frisian (West) Tsjoch!
Friulian Bon pro! Vive! Cincin! Prosit!
Galician Saúde!
Georgian გაგიმარჯოთ! (gagimarjoth) - frm
გაგიმარჯოს! (gagimarjos) - inf
ჯანმრთელობას გისურვებთ! (janmrthelobas gisurvebth) - frm
ჯანმრთელობას გისურვებ! (janmrthelobas gisurveb) - inf
German Prost! Prosit! Zum Wohl! Auf uns! Auf dich!
Greek (Modern) Στην υγειά σου! (stin iyá su!) - sg
Στην υγειά μας! (stin iyá mas!) - pl including self
Στην υγειά σας! (stin iyá sas!) - pl not including self
Είς υγείαν! (is iyían)
Greenlandic Kasuutta!
Haitian Creole Ochan! Sante! Onè Respè!
Hawaiian Huli pau!
ʻŌkole maluna! (bottoms up - considered vulgar by some)
Hebrew to life - (l'chaim) לְחַיִּים!
Hindi अच्छी सेहत के लिए! (acchī sehat ke lie!)
Hungarian Kedves egészségére!
Egészségedre! (sg) Egészségetekre! (pl) (to your health)
Icelandic Skál!
Igbo Mma manu!
Indonesian Santi!
Interlingua A vostre sanitate! A vostre salute! Bon sanitate!
Inuktitut ᐃᓅᓯᖃᑦᓯᐊᖅ (Inuuhiqatsiaq/Inuusiqatsiaq)
Iñupiaq Sayakturutchiaq
Irish (Gaelic) Sláinte! (Health)
Sláinte mhaith! (Good health)
Sláinte agus táinte! (Health and wealth)
Sláinte chuig na fir, agus go mairfidh na mná go deo!
(Health to the men and may the women live forever)
Croí folláin agus gob fliuch!
(A healthy heart and a wet mouth)
Fad saol agat, gob fliuch, agus bás in Éirinn!
(Long life to you, a wet mouth, and death in Ireland)
Italian Salute! Cin cin!
Japanese 乾杯 (kanpai) lit. "dry glass"
Jèrriais Bouonne santé!
Kannada ತುಂಬಾ ಸಂತೋಷ ಅಥವಾ ಖುಷಿಯಾಯ್ತು
(tumba santosha athavā khushiyāytu)
Kazakh Денсаулығыңыз үшін! (Densawlığıñız üşin!)
Саулығыңыз үшін! (Sawlığıñız üşin!)
Khmer ជល់មួយ (jul mouy) លើកដាច់ (lerk dach)
Kikuyu Rathima andu atene!
Kinyarwanda Kubuzima bwacu!
Klingon 'IwlIj jachjaj ("May your blood scream!")
Korean 건배 [乾杯] (geonbae) lit. "dry glass", 위하여 (wihayeo)
Kurdish (Sorani) Noş
Latin Bonam sanitatem! Bene tibi!
Latvian Uz veselību! Priekā! (in happiness)
Lithuanian Į sveikatą!
Lombard Salùu!
Lule Sámi Jugesta!
Luxembourgish Prost!
Macedonian Наздравје (Nazdravye)
Malagasy Mirary fahasalamana e!
Malay Sihat selalu!
Malayalam ചിയേഴ്സ് (cheeyerus)
Maltese Evviva! Ċirs!
Manx (Gaelic) Slaynt! (health) Slaynt vie! (good health)
Slaynt vie, bea veayn, beeal fliugh as baase ayns Mannin
(Good health, a long life, a wet mouth, and death in Mann)
Māori Mauri ora! Kia ora!
Marathi आयुरारोग्य लाभो (āyurārogy labho)
प्रकृती ठीक असो (prakruti thik aso)
Mongolian Эрүүл мэндийн төлөө! (Erüül mendiin tölöö)
Nahuatl Ma ixpāntzinco
Ndebele (Northern) Impilo enhle
Nepali शुभ कामना (subhakamana)
Northern Sámi Máistte! Jugis!
Norwegian Skål!
Occitan A la bona santat! A la nòstra!
Old English Wes þū hal!
Oriya Khusi re ruhantu
Papiamento Salud / Bon salud
Pashto (kha sehat walary) ښه صحت ولری
Persian (Farsi) (salâmati!)سلامتي! (be salâmati!) به سلامتي!
Polish Na zdrowie!
Portuguese Viva!
Saúde! (health)
Tchim-tchim!
Portuguese (Brazilian) Viva! Saúde! (health) Tim-Tim!
Rapa Nui Manuía!
Romanian Noroc! (good luck!)
Russian За здоровье! (Za zdarov'e!)
Будем здоровы! (Budem zdorovy) - Let's stay healthy
Samoan Manuia!
Sardinian
(Logudorese)
Salute!
Scottish Gaelic Slàinte! (health)
Slàinte mhath! (good health)
Slàinte mhor! (great health)
Slàinte mhor a h-uile là a chi 's nach fhaic
(Great health to you every day that I see you and every day that I don't)
Scots Guid Health!
Serbian Живео! (Živeo!)
Живели! (Živeli!) - Let's live long
Sinhala වාසනාවන්! (vāsatāvan) ඡය වේවා! (jaya vevā!)
Slovak Na zdravie!
Slovenian Na zdravje! (to your health) Živijo!
Somali Guul/caafimaad wanaagsan
Southern Sámi Bööresth! Båetieh bööresth!
Spanish ¡Salud!
Swahili Maisha marefu! Afya! Vifijo!
Swedish Skål!
Swiss German Broscht!
Tagalog Mabuhay! (long life)
Tahitian Manuia!
Tamil நல் ஆரோக்கியம் பெருக (nal aarokkiyam peruga)
Tatar Isänlektä
Telugu శుభ ఆరోగ్యం (shubha aaroagyaṅ)
Thai ไชโย! (chai-yoh)
Tibetan གཟུགས་པོ་བདེ་ཐང་།
Tigrinya ንጥዕናና (nTi’enana)
Tswana Pholo e ntle!
Turkish Şerefe! (to honour)
Sağlığına! (sing) Sağlığınıza! (pl/polite) - to your health
Ukrainian Будьмо (Budʼmo), За здоровя (Za zdorovja)
Uzbek Oldik! / Sog'liq uchun!
Vietnamese Chúc sức khoẻ!
Võro Tehrü pääle!
Welsh Iechyd da!
Xhosa Impilo!
Yiddish (Zayt gesunt) זייט געזונט
Yorùbá Ayọ ni o / Kara o le
Zulu Impilontle! Akubekuhle!


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