How to Say Merry Christmas!

Aleut: Kamgan Ukudigaa
APALACHICOLA CREEK Nettv-Cako-Rakko 
ALUTIIQ ALASKA Spraasnikam! [Happy Holidays] 
Western Apache: Gozhqq Keshmish
AYMARA Sooma Nawira-ra 
Blackfoot I'Taamomohkatoyiiksistsikomi
CENTRAL AHTNA  C'ehwggelnen Dzaen 
Cherokee: Danistayohihv &Aliheli'sdi Itse Udetiyvasadisv
Cheyenne: Hoesenestotse & Aa'eEmona'e
Choctaw: Yukpa, Nitak Hollo Chito
Cree: Mitho Makosi Kesikansi
Creek: Afvcke Nettvcakorakko
Dine/Navajo: Ya'at'eeh Keshmish
GITKSAN Hisgusgitxwsim Ha'niisgats Christ ganhl Ama Sii K'uuhl! 
GUARANÍ ÑANDEVA Avyaitete ahï ko Tupa ray árape qyraï Yy Kapyryin rira 
GUARAYU Imboeteipri tasecoi Tupa i vave! 
Gwich'in: Drin tsal zhit shoh ohlii & Drin Choo zhit zhoh ohli
Hawaiian: Mele Kalikimaka & Hauoli Makahiki Hou
Inupiaq: annaurri Aniruq & Paglaun Ukiutchiaq
Inupiatun: Quvianaq Agaayuniqpak
inupik Jutdlime pivdluarit ukiortame pivdluaritlo!
Iroquois: Ojenyunyat Sungwiyadeson homungradon nagwutut & Ojenyunyat osrasay
KAQCHIKEL Dios tik'ujie' avik'in 
KOYUKON
Denaahuto' Hoolaahn Dedzaahn Sodeelts'eeyh
KUTCHIN  Drin Tsal Neenjit Goozu' 
Lakota: Wanikiya tonpi wowiyuskin & Omaka teca oiyokipi 
Maya/Yucateco: Utzul mank'inal
METIS/MICHIF Gayayr Nwel 
Ojibwe (Chippewa) - Niibaa' anami'egiizhigad & Aabita Biboo
 Oneida - Wanto'wan amp; Hoyan
NASKAPI  miywaaitaakun mikusaanor 
Q'ANJOB'AL chi woche swatx'ilal hak'ul yet jun yalji Komami' 
Quechua: Sumaj kausay kachun Navidad ch'sisipi & Mosoi Watapi sumaj kausay kachun
RETVARA Mamaka wejejerãka 
SALCHA  Dzeen chox teedle 'aay nayilkaa 
Seneca: a:o'-e:sad yos-ha:-se:' 
Tanaina: Natukda Nuuphaa 
TEWA Hihchandi Núuphaa 
Tlingit - Xristos Khuwdziti kax sh kaxtoolxetl
Tutchone/Northern - t'ohudinch'i Hulin Dzenu & Eyum nan ek'an nenatth'at danji te yesohuthin ch'e hadaatle

Yupik Eskimo, Alaska - Angliq Alussistuaq!   
Yupik/Siberian - Quyanalghii Kuusma & Quyangalleq Nutaghamun Aymiqulleq 

[Editors note: These phrases have been gathered from various websites. We appreciate any additions or corrections you may offer]

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