《恭喜恭喜恭喜你》 – a translated song for Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year! Here’s another translated Spring Festival song! Our three-year-old loves to sing and dance to this one, too.

恭喜恭喜恭喜你


(Also here and here.)

咚咚咚锵 咚咚咚锵 / dōng dōng dōng qiāng dōng dōng dōng qiāng
[drumming sounds]
恭喜恭喜恭喜你 / gōngxǐ gōngxǐ gōngxǐ nǐ
Congratulations congratulations congratulations to you
咚咚咚锵 咚咚咚锵 / dōng dōng dōng qiāng dōng dōng dōng qiāng
[drumming sounds]
恭喜恭喜新年快乐 万事如意 / gōngxǐ gōngxǐ xīnnián kuàilè, wànshì rúyì
Congratulations, congratulations, Happy New Year!
May everything go according to your wishes.

一元复始呀春风得意 / yī yuán fù shǐ ya, chūn fēng déyì
A year begins again, the spring wind is happy
万象更新呀大吉大利 / wànxiàng gèng xīn ya, dà jí dà lì
All of nature is renewed, very auspicious and prosperous

[Chorus 2x]

招财进宝呀金银满堂 / zhāo cái jìn bǎo ya, jīn yǐn mǎn táng
Inviting weath and riches, gold and silver fill the hall
风调雨顺呀年年有余 / fēng tiáo yǔ shùn ya, niánnián yǒu yú
The weather is favourable, year and year has abundance

[Chorus 2x]

More Chinese New Year/Spring Festival stuff:

More Chinese songs to learn:

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