Birthdays are a wonderful time to let your loved ones know just how much they mean to you. There are plenty of great Irish blessings and wishes that will be sure to bring some positivity and joy on somebody’s birthday. Save these Irish birthday greetings and have them on hand year-round.

1) “May you grow old in the face

Be treasured and cared for with grace.”

2) “May the good Lord take a liking to you...

But not too soon!”

3) “May you live as long as you want,

And never want as long as you live.”

4) “May big headaches and little fevers be always far from you.”

5) “May you have a long life, a wet mouth and may you be buried in Ireland.”

Do you have any Irish birthday blessings or wishes that we didn’t mention? Let us know in the comments.

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