We love Christmas in Haiti. We may not have all the beautiful decorations and presents, but we have family and enjoy the to celebrate. Read more about Christmastime in Haiti.
More Christmas Vocabulary
Christmas tree — Sapin
Santa Claus — Pè nowèl
Santa hat — Chapo pè nowèl
Christmas decorations — Ab de nwèl
Christmas presents — Kado nwèl
Christmas pageant — Reveyon
The Haitian Creole phrase “Jwaye Nwel” is how you can wish someone merry Christmas. Don’t miss our pronunciation of happy new year (bonn ane).
Mwen swete ou pase yon bon nwel epi yon bon ane
I wish you a merry Christmas and a happy New Year!