Swedish | Phrases - Personal | Best Wishes

Best Wishes - Marriage

Congratulations. Wishing the both of you all the happiness in the world.
Gratulerar. Jag/Vi önskar er båda all lycka i världen.
Used when congratulating a recently-married couple
Congratulations and warm wishes to both of you on your wedding day.
Vi vill gratulera och framföra hjärtliga lyckönskningar till er båda på er bröllopsdag.
Used when congratulating a recently-married couple
Congratulations on tying the knot!
Grattis till giftermålet!
Informal, used when congratulating a recently married-couple that you know quite well
Congratulations on saying your "I do's"!
Grattis till att ni sagt ja!
Informal, used when congratulating a recently married-couple that you know quite well
Congratulations to the bride and groom on their happy union.
Gratulationer till bruden och brudgummen med anledning av deras äktenskapliga förbindelse.
Used when congratulating a recently-married couple

Best Wishes - Engagement

Congratulations on your engagement!
Grattis till förlovningen!
Standard phrase used to congratulate someone on their engagement
Wishing both of you all the best on your engagement and everything lies ahead.
Lyckönskningar till er båda med anledning av er förlovning och allt som ligger framför er.
Used when congratulating a recently engaged-couple
Congratulations on your engagement. I hope you will both be very happy together.
Grattis till er förlovning. Jag hoppas att ni kommer bli mycket lyckliga tillsammans.
Used when congratulating a recently engaged-couple
Congratulations on your engagement. I hope you will make each other extremely happy.
Grattis till er förlovning. Jag hoppas att ni kommer att vara till mycket glädje för varandra.
Used when congratulating a recently engaged-couple
Congratulations on your engagement. Have you decided upon big day yet?
Grattis till er förlovning. Har ni redan bestämt datum för er stora dag?
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!
Födelsedagshälsningar!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Happy Birthday!
Grattis på födelsedagen!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Many happy returns!
Ha den äran!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Wishing you every happiness on your special day.
Jag/Vi önskar dig all lycka på din speciella dag.
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
May all your wishes come true. Happy Birthday!
Jag hoppas att alla dina önskningar går i uppfyllelse. Grattis på födelsedagen!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Wishing you every happiness this special day brings. Have a wonderful birthday!
Jag/Vi önskar dig all lycka på din speciella dag. Ha en underbar födelsedag!
General birthday wish, commonly found on birthday cards
Happy Anniversary!
Grattis på årsdagen!
General anniversary wish, commonly found on anniversary cards
Happy…Anniversary!
Grattis på er ...-års bröllopsdag!
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!
... år och fortfarande starka tillsammans. Ha en trevlig bröllopsdag!
Used to emphasize the length of marriage and wish a happy anniversary
Congratulations on your Porcelain Wedding Anniversary!
Grattis på er porslinsbröllopsdag!
Used to celebrate a 20th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Silver Wedding Anniversary!
Grattis på er silverbröllopsdag!
Used to celebrate a 25th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Ruby Wedding Anniversary!
Grattis på er rubinbröllopsdag!
Used to celebrate a 40th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Pearl Wedding Anniversary!
Grattis på er pärlbröllopsdag!
Used to celebrate a 30th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Coral Wedding Anniversary!
Grattis på er korallbröllopsdag!
Used to celebrate a 35th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Gold Wedding Anniversary!
Grattis på er guldbröllopsdag!
Used to celebrate a 50th wedding anniversary
Congratulations on your Diamond Wedding Anniversary!
Grattis på er diamantbröllopsdag!
Used to celebrate a 60th wedding anniversary

Best Wishes - Get well Wishes

Get well soon.
Krya på dig!
Standard get well wish, commonly found on cards
I hope you make a swift and speedy recovery.
Jag hoppas att du tillfrisknar snabbt.
Standard get well wish
We hope that you will be up and about in no time.
Vi hoppas att du blir frisk på nolltid.
Standard get well wish from more than one person
Thinking of you. May you feel better soon.
Tänker på dig. Jag hoppas att du mår bättre snart.
Standard get well wish
From everybody at…, get well soon.
Från alla på/hos ..., krya på dig.
Get well wish from several people in an office or place of work
Get well soon. Everybody here is thinking of you.
Krya på dig. Alla här tänker på dig.
Get well wish from several people in an office or place of work

Best Wishes - General Congratulations

Congratulations on…
Gratulationer på/till ...
Standard congratulation sentence
I wish you the best of luck and every success in…
Jag önskar dig lycka till med ...
Used when wishing someone success in the future
I wish you every success in…
Jag önskar dig all framgång i ...
Used when wishing someone success in the future
We would like to send you our congratulations on…
Vi vill skicka våra gratulationer med anledning av ...
Used when congratulating someone for doing a specific thing
Well done on…
Bra gjort med ...
Used when congratulating someone for doing a specific thing, less congratulatory
Congratulations on passing your driving test!
Grattis till avklarad uppkörning!
Used when congratulating someone on passing their driving test
Well done. We knew you could do it.
Bra jobbat. Vi visste att du skulle klara av det.
Used when congratulating someone, usually a close friend or member of the family
Congrats!
Grattis!
Informal, relatively uncommon, shorthand for congratulations and used when congratulating someone

Best Wishes - Academic Achievements

Congratulations on your graduation!
Grattis till examen!
Used when congratulating someone for graduating from university
Congratulations on passing your exams!
Grattis till de godkända examensproven!
Used when congratulating someone for passing their school exams
Who's a clever bunny then? Well done on acing your exam!
Vem är smartast i världen? Bra jobbat med tentan!
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.
Grattis till att du fått din magisterexamen och lycka till i arbetslivet.
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.
Grattis till studenten och lycka till i framtiden.
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.
Grattis till studentexamen. Jag önskar dig lycka till i din framtida karriär.
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!
Bra jobbat med att komma in på universitetet. Njut av din studietid!
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.
Vi är alla djupt chockade över att höra om ...s plötsliga bortgång och vi delar er sorg.
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.
Vi är alla så ledsna över ...s bortgång.
Used when consoling someone on the death of someone close to them
I offer you my deepest condolences on this dark day.
Tillåt mig att framföra mina djupaste kondoleanser med anledning av denna sorgens dag.
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, … .
Vi blev så ledsna då vi fick höra om din son / dotter / make / maka ...s tragiska bortgång.
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.
Vänligen ta emot vårt djupaste och varmaste deltagande i denna svåra stund.
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.
Våra tankar är med dig och din familj i denna mycket svåra stund.
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…
Vi önskar dig lycka till med ditt nya jobb på/hos ...
Used when wishing someone success in a new job
From all at…, we wish you the best of luck in your new job.
Från alla på/hos ... önskar vi dig lycka till med ditt nya jobb.
Used when old colleagues wish someone success in a new job
We wish you the best of luck in your new position of…
Vi önskar dig lycka till med din nya tjänst som ...
Used when old colleagues wish someone success in a new job position
We wish you every success for your latest career move.
Vi önskar dig lycka till med ditt senaste kliv på karriärstegen.
Used when old colleagues wish someone success in a new job
Congratulations on getting the job!
Grattis till det nya jobbet!
Used when congratulating someone on getting a new, usually lucrative, job
Good luck on your first day at…
Lycka till på din första dag på/hos ...
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.
Vi blev så glada att höra om födelsen av er nyfödde pojke / nyfödda flicka. Grattis!
Used to congratulate a couple on the birth of their child
Congratulations on your new arrival!
Grattis till familjens nytillskott!
Used to congratulate a couple on the birth of their child
For the new mother. Best wishes for you and your son/daughter.
Till den nyblivna mamman. Varma hälsningar till dig och din son / dotter.
Used to congratulate a woman on the birth of her child
Congratulations on the arrival of your new beautiful baby boy/girl!
Grattis till er nyfödde vackra gosse / nyfödda vackra tös!
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.
Till ...s mycket stolta föräldrar. Grattis till nytillskottet. Jag är säker på att ni kommer att bli underbara föräldrar.
Used to congratulate a couple on the birth of their child

Best Wishes - Thanks

Many thanks for…
Tusen tack för ...
Used as a general thank you message
I would like to thank you on behalf of my husband/wife and myself…
Min man/fru och jag skulle vilja tacka dig ...
Used when thanking someone on behalf of yourself and someone else
I really don't know how to thank you for…
Jag vet verkligen inte hur jag ska kunna tacka dig tillräckligt för ...
Used when you are very grateful to someone for doing something for you
As a small token of our gratitude…
Som ett litet tecken på vår tacksamhet ...
Used when giving a gift to someone as a thank you
We would like to extend our warmest thanks to…for…
Vi vill framföra våra varmaste tack till ... för ...
Used when you are grateful to someone for doing something for you
We are very grateful to you for…
Vi är mycket tacksamma för att du ...
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!
Ingen orsak. Vi borde tvärtom tacka dig!
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…
God Jul och Gott Nytt År önskar ...
Used in the US to celebrate Christmas and New Year
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
God Jul och Gott Nytt År!
Used in the UK to celebrate Christmas and New Year
Happy Easter!
Glad Påsk!
Used in Christian countries to celebrate Easter Sunday
Happy Thanksgiving!
Glad tacksägelse!
Used in the US to celebrate Thanksgiving
Happy New Year!
Gott Nytt År!
Used to celebrate the New Year
Happy Holidays!
God helg!/God Jul och Gott Nytt År!
Used in the US and Canada to celebrate holidays (especially used around Christmas/Hanukkah time)
Happy Hanukkah!
Trevlig hanukka!
Used to celebrate Hanukkah
Happy Diwali to you. May this Diwali be as bright as ever.
Glad/Trevlig Diwali. Må den vara lika ljus som tidigare.
Used to celebrate Diwali
Merry Christmas! / Happy Christmas!
God Jul!
Used in Christian countries to celebrate Christmas
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
God Jul och Gott Nytt År!
Used in Christian countries to celebrate Christmas and New Year