If you're writing your Christmas cards this year and looking to use some Gaeilge, here are some festive phrases to use.

Nollaig mhór mhaith duit!

Merry Christmas/Happy Christmas!

Nollaig faoi shéan agus faoi mhaise duit!

Merry Christmas/Happy Christmas!

Guím gach rath agus séan ort san athbhliain.

I wish you a happy and prosperous new year.

Athbhliain faoi mhaise duit!

Happy New Year!