1st January i.e., New Year’s Day (Neujahr, Neujahrstag) is a public holiday in Germany.
In Germany also people celebrate the end of the old year and the start of the new one at midnight with sparkling wine and fireworks.
On New Year day people also spend time with their family and friends and also wish every won Happy New Year.
How to Wish Happy New Year in German ?
In German people wish each other Happy New Year by saying Frohes Neues Jahr
Other commonly used French terms for wishing Happy New Year are –
- Glückliches neues Jahr
- Frohes neues Jahr
- Rutsch ins Neue Jahr
- Ein frohes neues Jahr
- Prosit Neujahr