Russian | Phrases - Personal | Best Wishes

Best Wishes - Marriage

Congratulations. Wishing the both of you all the happiness in the world.
Желаю вам обоим море счастья
Used when congratulating a recently-married couple
Congratulations and warm wishes to both of you on your wedding day.
В день вашей свадьбы поздравляем вас и желаем вам обоим всего наилучшего
Used when congratulating a recently-married couple
Congratulations on tying the knot!
Пусть будет крепким ваш союз!
Informal, used when congratulating a recently married-couple that you know quite well
Congratulations on saying your "I do's"!
Поздравляю с днем свадьбы
Informal, used when congratulating a recently married-couple that you know quite well
Congratulations to the bride and groom on their happy union.
Поздравления жениху и невесте. Да будет крепок ваш союз!
Used when congratulating a recently-married couple

Best Wishes - Engagement

Congratulations on your engagement!
Поздравляем с помолвкой!
Standard phrase used to congratulate someone on their engagement
Wishing both of you all the best on your engagement and everything lies ahead.
В день вашей помолвки желаем вам всего наилучшего
Used when congratulating a recently engaged-couple
Congratulations on your engagement. I hope you will both be very happy together.
Поздравляем с помолвкой. Надеемся вы будете счастливы вместе.
Used when congratulating a recently engaged-couple
Congratulations on your engagement. I hope you will make each other extremely happy.
Поздравляем с помолвкой. Надеемся вы сможете сделать друг друга очень счастливыми.
Used when congratulating a recently engaged-couple
Congratulations on your engagement. Have you decided upon big day yet?
Поздравляем с помолвкой. Вы уже решили, когда состоится ваш праздник?
Used when congratulating a recently engaged-couple who you know well, and to ask when the wedding will take place

Best Wishes - Birthdays and Anniversaries

Birthday greetings!
Поздравляем с Днем рождения!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Happy Birthday!
С днем Рождения!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Many happy returns!
Всего наилучшего!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Wishing you every happiness on your special day.
Счастья,любви, удачи!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
May all your wishes come true. Happy Birthday!
Исполнения всех желаний! С днем рождения!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Wishing you every happiness this special day brings. Have a wonderful birthday!
Счастья, любви, удачи! С днем рождения!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Happy Anniversary!
Поздравляем с юбилеем!
General anniversary wish, commonly found on anniversary cards
Happy…Anniversary!
Поздравляем с ... годовщиной свадьбы!
Anniversary wish used when celebrating a specific anniversary (e.g. 25th silver anniversary, 40th ruby anniversary)
…years and still going strong. Have a great Anniversary!
... лет вместе, а все еще любят друг друга как в первый день. С юбилеем!
Used to emphasize the length of marriage and wish a happy anniversary
Congratulations on your Porcelain Wedding Anniversary!
Поздравляем с фарфоровой свадьбой!
Used to celebrate a 20th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Silver Wedding Anniversary!
Поздравляем с серебряной свадьбой!
Used to celebrate a 25th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Ruby Wedding Anniversary!
Поздравляем с рубиновой свадьбой!
Used to celebrate a 40th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Pearl Wedding Anniversary!
Поздравляем с жемчужной свадьбой!
Used to celebrate a 30th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Coral Wedding Anniversary!
Поздравляем с коралловой свадьбой!
Used to celebrate a 35th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Gold Wedding Anniversary!
Поздравляем с золотой свадьбой!
Used to celebrate a 50th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Diamond Wedding Anniversary!
Поздравляем с бриллиантовой свадьбой!
Used to celebrate a 60th wedding anniversary

Best Wishes - Get well Wishes

Get well soon.
Выздоравливай скорее!
Standard get well wish, commonly found on cards
I hope you make a swift and speedy recovery.
Надеемся на твое скорое выздоровление
Standard get well wish
We hope that you will be up and about in no time.
Надеемся, ты скоро поправишься.
Standard get well wish from more than one person
Thinking of you. May you feel better soon.
Мы переживаем за тебя. Выздоравливай скорее.
Standard get well wish
From everybody at…, get well soon.
Мы все/Весь офис желаем/желает тебе скорейшего выздоровления.
Get well wish from several people in an office or place of work
Get well soon. Everybody here is thinking of you.
Поправляйся скорее. Весь... шлет приветы.
Get well wish from several people in an office or place of work

Best Wishes - General Congratulations

Congratulations on…
Поздравляем с...
Standard congratulation sentence
I wish you the best of luck and every success in…
Желаем удачи и успехов в ...
Used when wishing someone success in the future
I wish you every success in…
Удачи с...
Used when wishing someone success in the future
We would like to send you our congratulations on…
Шлем поздравления с...
Used when congratulating someone for doing a specific thing
Well done on…
Хорошая работа ...
Used when congratulating someone for doing a specific thing, less congratulatory
Congratulations on passing your driving test!
Поздравляю со сдачей на права!
Used when congratulating someone on passing their driving test
Well done. We knew you could do it.
Молодец! Мы знали - ты справишься!
Used when congratulating someone, usually a close friend or member of the family
Congrats!
Поздравления!
Informal, relatively uncommon, shorthand for congratulations and used when congratulating someone

Best Wishes - Academic Achievements

Congratulations on your graduation!
Поздравляем с окончанием университета!
Used when congratulating someone for graduating from university
Congratulations on passing your exams!
Поздравляем со сдачей экзаменов!
Used when congratulating someone for passing their school exams
Who's a clever bunny then? Well done on acing your exam!
А кто здесь самый умный? Молодчина! Отлично справился!
Informal colloquial phrase, used when someone you know well does exceedingly well on an exam
Congratulations on getting your Masters and good luck in the world of work.
Поздравляем с защитой диплома! Удачи в будущей профессиональной жизни!
Used when congratulating someone for completing their master's degree and wishing them luck in the future
Well done on your great exam results and all the best for the future.
Молодец! Поздравляю со сдачей экзаменов и удачи тебе в будущем!
Used when congratulating someone for passing their school exams, but when unsure whether they plan to go to university or get a job
Congratulations on your exam results. Wishing you all the best for your future career.
Поздравляем со сдачей выпускных экзаменов. Удачи тебе в твоей будующей карьере!
Used when congratulating someone for passing their school exams, and who you know is looking to get a job
Well done on getting into University. Have a great time!
Поздравляю с поступлением в университет. Успешно тебе его закончить!
Used when congratulating someone on getting a place at university

Best Wishes - Condolences

We are all deeply shocked to hear of the sudden death of…and we would like to offer our deepest sympathy.
Нас всех шокировала внезапная кончина... прими наши соболезнования.
Used when consoling someone on the death of someone close to them. The death could have been expected or unexpected
We are so very sorry to hear about your loss.
Мы соболезнуем твоей утрате.
Used when consoling someone on the death of someone close to them
I offer you my deepest condolences on this dark day.
Прими мои глубочайшие соболезнования в этот траурный день.
Used when consoling someone on the death of someone close to them
We were disturbed and saddened by the untimely death of your son/daughter/husband/wife, … .
Мы потрясены и расстроены безвременной кончиной твоего сына/твоей дочери/твоего мужа/твоей жены, ...
Used when consoling someone on the death of their son/daughter/husband/wife (includes the name of the deceased)
Please accept our deepest and most heartfelt condolences at this most challenging time.
Пожалуйста прийми наши глубочайшие сердечнейшие соболезнования в это нелегкое время
Used when consoling someone on the death of someone close to them
Our thoughts are with you and your family at this most difficult time of loss.
В это тяжкое время помни, мы мысленно с тобой!
Used when consoling someone on the death of someone close to them

Best Wishes - Career Achievements

We wish you the best of luck in your new job at…
Желаем тебе удачи на новой работе в ...
Used when wishing someone success in a new job
From all at…, we wish you the best of luck in your new job.
От всех нас прими пожелания удачи на новой работе.
Used when old colleagues wish someone success in a new job
We wish you the best of luck in your new position of…
Желаем тебе упехов на новой должности
Used when old colleagues wish someone success in a new job position
We wish you every success for your latest career move.
Желаем удачи на в твоей новой ступеньке карьерной лестницы
Used when old colleagues wish someone success in a new job
Congratulations on getting the job!
Поздравляем с приемом на работу!
Used when congratulating someone on getting a new, usually lucrative, job
Good luck on your first day at…
Удачи в твой первый рабочий день в...
Used when wishing someone a good first day at a new job

Best Wishes - Birth

We were delighted to hear of the birth of your new baby boy/girl. Congratulations.
Поздравляем с рождением ребенка!
Used to congratulate a couple on the birth of their child
Congratulations on your new arrival!
Поздравляем с прибавлением!
Used to congratulate a couple on the birth of their child
For the new mother. Best wishes for you and your son/daughter.
Молодой маме. Наилучшие пожелания тебе и твоей дочке/твоему сыну
Used to congratulate a woman on the birth of her child
Congratulations on the arrival of your new beautiful baby boy/girl!
Поздравляем с пополнением семейства!
Used to congratulate a couple on the birth of their child
To the very proud parents of… . Congratulations on your new arrival. I'm sure you will make wonderful parents.
Молодым родителям ... . поздравляем с рождением малыша! Уверены вы будете хорошими мамой и папой!
Used to congratulate a couple on the birth of their child

Best Wishes - Thanks

Many thanks for…
Большое спасибо за...
Used as a general thank you message
I would like to thank you on behalf of my husband/wife and myself…
Хочу выразить благодарность от себя и от лица своей жены/своего мужа
Used when thanking someone on behalf of yourself and someone else
I really don't know how to thank you for…
Не знаю, как отблагодарить тебя за...
Used when you are very grateful to someone for doing something for you
As a small token of our gratitude…
У меня есть для тебя маленький презент в знак благодарности за...
Used when giving a gift to someone as a thank you
We would like to extend our warmest thanks to…for…
Огромное тебе спасибо за...
Used when you are grateful to someone for doing something for you
We are very grateful to you for…
Мы очень благодарны тебе за...
Used when you want to thank someone sincerely for doing something for you
Don't mention it. On the contrary: we should be thanking you!
Не за что! Спасибо тебе!
Used when someone thanks you for something, but what he / she did benefited you as well

Best Wishes - Season's Greetings

Season's greetings from…
... шлют свои поздравления
Used in the US to celebrate Christmas and New Year
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Счастливого Нового Года и Рождества!
Used in the UK to celebrate Christmas and New Year
Happy Easter!
С днем Пасхи!
Used in Christian countries to celebrate Easter Sunday
Happy Thanksgiving!
Счастливого дня Благодарения!
Used in the US to celebrate Thanksgiving
Happy New Year!
Счастливого Нового Года!
Used to celebrate the New Year
Happy Holidays!
С праздником!
Used in the US and Canada to celebrate holidays (especially used around Christmas/Hanukkah time)
Happy Hanukkah!
Поздравляю с ханука!
Used to celebrate Hanukkah
Happy Diwali to you. May this Diwali be as bright as ever.
Поздравляю с Дайвали. Да будет этот Дайвали таким же ясным как всегда
Used to celebrate Diwali
Merry Christmas! / Happy Christmas!
С Рождеством!
Used in Christian countries to celebrate Christmas
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
С Новым Годом и Рождеством!
Used in Christian countries to celebrate Christmas and New Year