VIDEO: How to Wish Happy Christmas & New Year in Thai

It has been a very positive year and we want to thank you all for the wonderful support and helpful ideas throughout the year. We wish you all a very Happy Christmas & New Year and welcome everyone to continue the efforts to learn more Thai in the new year. We hope you enjoy the festive video below, showing you how to wish your loved ones Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.


The word สุขสันต์ /sùk-săn/ is used for gerrtings in any special occasions.

The pattern is สุขสันต์ /sùk-săn/ + the occasion

Happy New Year in Thai is สุขสันต์วันปีใหม่ sùk-săn wan bpee mài

Merry Christmas in Thai is สุขสันต์วันคริสมาสต์  sùk-săn wan crít-mâs

Happy Birthday in Thai is สุขสันต์วันเกิด sùk-săn wan-gèrd

Happy Songkran Day in Thai is สุขสันต์วันสงกรานต์ sùk-săn wan sŏng-graan

Happy Loy Krathong Day in Thai is สุขสันต์วันลอยกระทง sùk-săn wan loi grà-tong


To give wishes in Thai, we use the pattern ขอให้ kăw hâi + wishes

The common wishes Thai people give to others are as followings;

  • ขอให้มีความสุข kăw hâi mee kwaam-sùk

I wish you happiness.

  • ขอให้สุขภาพแข็งแรง kăw hâi sùk-kà-pâab kăeng-raeng

             I wish you health.

  • ขอให้รวย kăw hâi ruai

             I wish you wealth.

  • ขอให้มีแฟนสวย kăw hâi mee faen sŭai

             I wish you have a beautiful girlfriend.

  • ขอให้มีแฟนหล่อ kăw hâi mee faen làw

             I wish you have a handsome  boyfriend.

  • ขอให้ประสบความสำเร็จในหน้าที่การงาน kăw hâi bprà-sòp kwaam săm-rèt nai nâa-tîi gaan-ngaan

             I wish you success in your career.



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4 Responses to VIDEO: How to Wish Happy Christmas & New Year in Thai

  1. Michael Wyatt 25/12/2017 at 21:23 #

    Thanks Mod Happy Holy Christmas. Its the birthday of Jesus that why we celebrate this special day.

    • Mod 28/12/2017 at 18:36 #

      Thank you khun Michael for your kind wishes.

  2. greg w 01/01/2014 at 17:41 #

    thank you for your christmas & new year wishes kru mod & kru pear all the best for 2014 look forward to what you both have to say in new year

  3. Andy 29/12/2013 at 23:29 #

    kru Mod, what is the different between sa baai dee bpee mai?, sa wat dee bpee mai? and suk-san wan bpee mai? does it make any different which to use? Anyway just want to say thanks for your dedication and hard work you and kru Pear bring Thai lesson so enjoyable krup. Wish you, your family and kru Pear happy, good health, and Prosper New Year 2014.

    Thank You,

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