Good luck in German

Contrary to some perceptions, germans can be a lot of fun in social settings. Even more so if you are speaking their lingo! Try learning some of these many useful expressions you can use when socializing with Germans.

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How to pronounce good luck in German

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Viel Glück!

Good luck!

Alles Gute!

All the best!

Alles Liebe!

Lots of love!

Gute Reise!

Have a good trip!

Guten Appetit !

Enjoy your meal!



Zum Wohl!

Good health!

Viel Erfolg!

Be lucky!

Gut gemacht!

Well done!

Pass auf dich auf!

Take care! (casual)

Passen Sie auf sich auf!

Take care! (formal)

Herzliche Grüße von…

Best wishes from…

Herzliche Grüße an…

Best wishes to…

Herzlichen Glückwunsch!


Herzlich Willkommen!


Frohe Ostern!

Happy Easter!

Frohe Weihnachten!

Merry Christmas!

Frohes Neues Jahr!

Happy New Year!

Alles Gute zum Geburtstag

Best wishes on your birthday

Mein Beileid!

With sympathy!


Good health! ( bless you )

Schöne Ferien!

Have a nice vacation!

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