Munchos y buenos

Pronunciations

munchos y buenos (MOON-chose ee BWEH-nose) listen

Definitions

  • interj. Many good ones (with good health).

    Said for a birthday, anniversary or other happy occasion.

Example Sentences

  • A: Today is my anniversary!

    B: Munchos y buenos con salud buena!

Languages of Origin

  • Ladino

Etymology

  • Ladino, originally from Castillian (Spanish) of Latin origin: MULTUS BONUS

    • Who Uses This

      • Sephardim: Jews with Sephardi or Mizrahi heritage

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      Muchos y buenos, Munchos i bwenos

Notes

  • Gender dependent:

    F: munchas y buenas

    M: munchos y buenos

    Often used in the expression "AƱos/Anyos munchos y buenos" (many and good years), said on birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions. The phrase "con salud buena" (with good health) is often appended to this phrase.

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