How do Indonesians say Merry Christmas?
In Indonesian language, Merry Christmas = “Selamat Hari Natal”.
How do you say Merry Christmas in Bali?
1- Merry Christmas!
Selamat hari Natal!
What does Indonesia call Christmas?
In Indonesia, Happy/Merry Christmas is ‘Selamat Natal’. Happy/Merry Christmas in lots more languages.
Why Christmas is called Natal?
The Portuguese word for Christmas is Natal, which is how the Gujaratis refer to the festival. Incidentally, the word is also the name of a province in South Africa. It is widely believed that the region was named so since the Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama discovered it on the day of Christmas.
What do Indonesian people eat at Christmas?
For some Indonesians who celebrate Christmas, a staple of the holidays is ayam kodok, which literally translates to frog chicken. But there is actually no frog at all in the dish. It is in fact just a stuffed chicken, with minced chicken and sometimes beef or pork as fillings.