A cousin is a member of your family that, although he or she is not a sibling, can still be close in relation, and also to your heart. You can still speak with, listen to, and laugh with a cousin. You can still share important experiences with your cousin and be understood, by him or her. All of this makes a cousin an essential part of your life.
When it is your cousin’s birthday, it is important to acknowledge it, by sending a message that conveys the impact that your cousin has had on your life, how you feel about him or her, and how you hope their special day will be. It is also important to send a message that suit’s your cousin’s personality. The birthday message could be funny, sentimental, nostalgic, or formal. Here you will find birthday messages to send to your beloved cousin.
Table of Contents
- Funny Happy Birthday, Cousin Wishes
- Happy Birthday, Beautiful Cousin
- Belated Happy Birthday for your Cousin
- Happy Birthday Wishes for a Male Cousin
- Happy Birthday Wishes for a Female Cousin
- Happy 16th Birthday Wishes for your Cousin
- 30th Birthday Messages For a Cousin
- Nostalgic Birthday Wishes for your Cousin
- Sweet Birthday Greetings for your Cousin
- Formal Birthday Wishes For a Cousin
- Birthday Greetings for a Cousin who lives far away
- Happy Birthday in Heaven, Cousin!
- Wishing Luck and Happy Birthday to my Cousin
Funny Happy Birthday, Cousin Wishes
- Cousin, your birthday is an opportunity for us to get together, celebrate, and laugh (mainly me, when a stranger asks if you are my father!). 😉
- Today, cousin, you are celebrating another year of life! Although nothing you see will compare to the wheel being invented, may this year be full of wonders! Happy Birthday!
- Oh, to be young and full of vigor! And then, there’s you! Happy Birthday, dear cousin!
- Happy Birthday to my MUCH older cousin! You are as ancient as you are wise!
- Wishing you a day when you are not so grumpy! Can’t do anything about you being old! Happy Birthday, cuz!
- Happy Birthday to my cousin! In our family, you are the one that we rely on for information about our history… because you have been here, since the beginning of time!
- Today, cousin, my first thought was of you! I marveled at how old you really are… and wondered how much longer you can hide it! Happy Birthday!
- Hey, cuz, happy birthday! I have decided that honesty is truly the best policy, so I am sending you this message: You are old. So, very old.
- At your age, cousin, things can slip your mind… like your own birthday! Remembering you today, because you probably won’t!
- Your birthday is remarkable, to me, cousin! I get to tell people that I am related to the oldest person in the world!
- Cousin, it is your birthday! May your 100th be the best one, yet!
- Standing next to you, cousin, on your birthday is a real treat for me! Anyone around us can clearly see that I am much, younger than you! Happy Birthday!
- Hope you know you have lost one year of your life today? Anyway, I’m going to organize a party for you to forget about this loss. Happy birthday.
- Dear cousin, as you celebrate another year of becoming older, do know that old age isn’t as bad as the world makes it appear when you think of the alternative to old age being buried in the ground. Have a lovely day.
- Happy splendid birthday, my dearest cousin! Don’t worry about getting older today. No matter how old you become, you’re still a child because you’re a child of God!
- Happy birthday from one of the most marvelous cousins you know. I thank God for making you so lucky to have a wonderful cousin like me. Enjoy your day, my dear!
- You look more handsome/beautiful than ever! Happy birthday, sweet cousin. Now, can I borrow some money from you?
- Happy birthday, cousin. Wonderful cousins buy drinks for their cousins on their birthdays. When can I come for mine?
- If you ever find yourself feeling bummed for being unable to achieve something in life, take solace in the fact that so many years ago, of the millions of sperms, you were the strongest. Happy birthday.
Happy Birthday, Beautiful Cousin
- Sending heartfelt birthday wishes to my beautiful cousin, on your special day! Your truthfulness has given me permission to be honest with myself about my choices in life! If it weren’t for you, I would not have made changes to it! I hope that every encounter you have is eye-opening and positive!
- Wishing my beautiful cousin a Happy Birthday! You have brought life, hope, and love to our family! By just being yourself, you have encouraged us to do the same, as well, and it has made everything better! May you thoroughly enjoy your day!
- Happy Birthday, beautiful cousin! You are the most giving member of our family. May you receive incredible gifts, on your special day!
- May this day overflow with joy! May you be aware of how loved you are by our family! Happy B-Day, beautiful cousin!
- Cousin, may your birthday celebration be astounding! May it stand out and be the best night of your life!
- Sending a birthday message to my beautiful cousin! May your day be fantastic! May thoughts of it evoke fond memories! May it cause you to feel overwhelming joy!
- Cousin, your birthday is an opportunity to wish the relative that I always laugh with and who understands me the most, the best of days! May it be extraordinary!
- Best wishes to my cousin, on your birthday! May each event hold value! May you know that you are a precious member of our family!
- Happy Birthday to the most admirable person that I know! Cousin you are courageous and your strength serves as an example for everyone in our family to follow!
- On this day, that stands above others, I send you best wishes! You are the family that I have been blessed with! Happy Birthday to my beautiful cousin!
- On your special day, I just want you to eat and drink as much as you can – after all there’s an awful lot of time to be skinny when you’re dead, LOL! Have a wonderful birthday celebration, my sweet cousin.
- My prayer today for you is that God fill you with a lot of strength and some great dancing moves because you are going to need them for the party we have planned for you. Tonight, we shall party like tomorrow will never come.
- Happy birthday, my beautiful cousin! Don’t get sad about becoming older. You and I are still going to be able to party and do crazy things together – just a bit slower.
Belated Happy Birthday for your Cousin
If you forgot your cousin’s birthday, consider these belated birthday wishes:
- I’m truly sorry this birthday wish is late, cousin. It may not be on time, but it’s coming from someone who loves you very much and wishes you nothing but the best!
- I missed your birthday, and I’m so upset with myself. Because I’m so sorry, I’m sending you extra wishes and extra love, dear cousin.
- Because you don’t look any older, I didn’t notice you had a birthday coming up. Hope it was all you wanted it to be, cousin. Sorry I’m late wishing you the best on your birthday.
- My memory failed, so my birthday wish to you is late. I hope you can forgive me. I hope your birthday was super wonderful. Best birthday wishes to my awesome cousin!
- This is the first time I forgot your birthday, and I feel awful about it. Accept my apology, cousin, and my love and good belated birthday wishes.
- Since I cherish a wonderful cousin like you, there should be no excuse for forgetting your birthday. Please forgive me. Let me make it up to you. I hope it was exceptionally awesome.
- Happy belated birthday, cousin. Sincere wishes from the absent-minded cousin who loves you dearly.
Happy Birthday Wishes for a Male Cousin
If you have a male cousin you want to send birthday wishes to, consider one of these:
- I’m sending birthday wishes to a cousin who has been like a brother to me. You have my best wishes.
- I always enjoyed playing baseball with you when we were kids. Now that we’re adults, I’m thankful for the great memories. Wishing you a wonderful birthday, cousin.
- I just wanted to wish you the best on your birthday. You’re a wonderful guy and an awesome cousin.
- Out of all my male cousins, you’re the greatest. I’m wishing you the best on your birthday, and I’m sending you lots of warm wishes!
- When we were kids, sharing our toy trucks was always fun. Now that we are older, just sharing good times with you is wonderful. Best wishes on your birthday cousin.
- It’s your birthday, and you don’t look any older. You just look more handsome. Best wishes cousin!
- I may not have a brother, but I have you. You’re the best cousin anyone could ever have, and I’m happy you’re mine. Hope all your wishes come true as you celebrate your birthday cousin.
- You were always there to fix my car and do the type of repairs a woman can’t do. Thank you and happy birthday my dear cousin!
Happy Birthday Wishes for a Female Cousin
These birthday wishes are suitable for a female cousin:
- As you celebrate your birthday, I celebrate having a wonderful cousin like you. I’m sending my best wishes to a woman who’s beautiful inside and out.
- I’ve always thought of you as a sister, not a cousin, but since a cousin is what you are to me, I’m very grateful. As you celebrate your birthday, I send you my good wishes. Love you, cousin.
- Every year you look prettier, and every year I’m more thankful that you’re my cousin. Birthday greetings, wishes, and love are sent your way today.
- Growing older isn’t so bad when you have a loving cousin in your life. Hope you feel the same, girl. Love, happiness, and good wishes on your birthday, cousin.
- To my dearest cousin on her birthday. I wish you every joy life has to offer and more. Thank you for being a wonderful cousin.
- Although you are a married woman now, and we are miles apart, know that you are always in my heart and always on my mind, especially on your birthday. Happy birthday, cousin!
- Growing up with a cousin like you is something I will always treasure. We were always like sisters, and I’m so happy we still are. Love and best wishes on your birthday!
Happy 16th Birthday Wishes for your Cousin
- Great people like you are rare to find. I’m extremely glad to be related to such a caring person as you. Have a birthday celebration that is beyond blissful.
- Wow, you turned 16 so fast! It’s been a pleasure watching you grow into the intelligent young lady you are. But you’ll still be my sweet little cousin. I love you.
- Let’s get the party rolling, dear. 16 is your chance to have your freedom and still act silly like a kid when you feel like it. Enjoy this year and many more to come.
- I just dropped in to wish my brilliant cousin a wonderful birthday. May all your dreams and heart desires come true.
- As you celebrate this new age, never forget the people who will do anything to ensure that you are loved and protected. I’m always here for you.
- Today is the perfect day to let you know that you are the best cousin I could have ever wished for. Keep being you. Happy sixteen!
- Just like you affect the people you meet with your beautiful smile, may you experience joy that will last a lifetime. Enjoy your special day.
- Turning 16 means you are well on your way to adulthood. Do well to savor each moment. Grow wiser, stronger and better. I believe in you.
- It feels great to know that we’re family. Not only have we shared the best moments, but you are such an inspiration. Congrats on hitting 16.
- My sweet cousin, you have the energy to light up a room. I’m so proud and can’t wait to see the great things you’re about to achieve. Best wishes on your birthday.
30th Birthday Messages For a Cousin
- These are the most vibrant times of your life, and I am really sure that you will make the very best of the many years ahead of you. Wishing you a beautiful and absolutely fabulous 30th birthday celebration, dear cousin!
Happy 30th day of birth, dear cousin! I can only imagine the astounding joy and happiness that this milestone event brings in your life. I pray that you continue to enjoy so many of such events.
- I am truly proud that my wonderful cousin gets to celebrate 30 birthdays today. Wishing you so many spectacular decades ahead! Happy birthday.
- To my truly great cousin, I wish you a very fantastic 30th day of birth! I am hoping that this milestone anniversary paves way for the most exciting and satisfactory episodes in your world.
- Here’s wishing one of the youngest 30-year-olds in the world a very happy Big Day! I know you are just as exulted as I am to commemorate this wonderful event in your existence. I pray that the Omnipotent God will grant you more decades ahead.
Nostalgic Birthday Wishes for your Cousin
- Happy Birthday, to my favorite cousin! Growing up with you was wonderful! I hope we make many, more memories together!
- Cousin, we had big dreams, as kids! Often, as adults, we get overwhelmed by responsibilities and forget about what we hoped for, years ago. On your very, special day, remember all of you hopes and dreams and pursue them! Today is your chance to dream and take action!
- Happy Birthday, my dearest cousin! I am honored and grateful to be related to you! May the events of the day fill you with the happiness, that you so greatly deserve!
- Cousin, as the years have passed, your altruistic nature has grown and you have inspired me! Have a terrific birthday!
- Too often, as time goes by, people, change. They are not the same loyal and loving individuals that we once knew. But it is with jubilation, that I can state that you have not changed, cousin! You are the same fabulous person that you have always been! Have a Happy Birthday!
- Being your cousin has meant years of friendship and advice, from someone I have been fortunate enough to be related to! On your birthday, I want you to know that your presence has improved my life and made me feel whole! May your worth continue to be acknowledged, by everyone around you!
- Our relationship has proven that the bond between cousins is strong! As you celebrate your birthday, with your family and friends, know that the connections that you have made in your life are unbreakable!
- When I’m feeling blue, it is the beautiful memories of our childhood that puts a smile on my face. Those were the best days of my life, Cuz. Happy birthday.
- Growing up with you was fun! How I wish we could spend more time together like we used to do back in the day. Those were extremely great times. I miss them so much. Happy birthday!
- I wish I could turn back the hands of the clock all the way to those wonderful good old days when we used to hang around and do crazy stuff. Happy birthday.
- I remember those days when we used to hang out and party like there was no tomorrow. I miss those days big time! I will give up so many things in my life just for a chance to relive those beautiful days with you.
- My childhood was utterly fun and lovely because of you, Cuz. I remember all those fun times we had. I wish we could go back in time to those priceless fun days. You are such an awesome person, and I love you so much. I hope you celebrate this special day in grand style!
Sweet Birthday Greetings for your Cousin
- Being raised with you was like being raised with an angel from heaven. I can still remember the good and hilarious times we had together. Happy birthday.
- I am grateful to you always because of the inspiration you give me all the time. You are the best cousin in the world, my dear. Happy birthday.
- If I had one wish, I would wish to be with you all the time because you have such a wonderful soul. Happy birthday! I hope you enjoy every moment of this beautiful day God created for you.
- An elegant and superb cousin like you is very rare to find. You are truly a great person, and I’ll forever be grateful to God for making us family. I love you so much, Cuz. Happy birthday.
- You are such a blessing to me, Cuz. You fill my soul with happiness and my this life of mine complete. Have a wonderful birthday, my dearest Cousin.
- Cuz, on this day, I just want to let you know that your existence in my life is my source of happiness and joy. Thank you for decorating my life in such an awesome way. Happy birthday, and may God never stop decorating your life too.
- My sweet Cuz, today is your big day, and by God you and I are going to have one heck of a party tonight! Thank you for touching my life in such a special way. Happy birthday, my sweet Cousin.
- Wishing my favorite cousin a super duper happy birthday! May everything you have ever dreamt of come to pass. I love you so much, my dear. Never forget that. Happy birthday, and do have a very beautiful day.
- I want to give the best of wishes to the best cousin in the whole wide world. May today be a memorable and super positive day for you. Happy birthday.
- Cousin, it’s incredible how no one touches my heart like you do. Happy birthday.
- You cheer me up anytime I am down. Thank you for being such a caring and loving Cousin to me and my siblings. Happy birthday.
- Life didn’t give me many friends, but it gave me a very wonderful cousin who became my best friend in the whole world. Cuz, you mean more to me than a hundred friends. Happy birthday, my dear.
- Dear Cuz, as you continue your beautiful journey of life, I just want you to know that I will always love you and be there for you, no matter the prevailing circumstances. Happy birthday, my dear cousin.
- Having a cousin like you is God’s way of telling me I’m the luckiest person in the world. I can’t thank you enough for constantly filling my world with sunshine. Have the greatest of birthdays, sweet cousin.
- Dear cousin, the moments I have spent with you have been extremely great and I hope we can spend more of these moments together. Enjoy this special day of yours to the fullest.
- To my favorite cousin, I want you to know that I’m very grateful to celebrate another great birthday with you. You are one of the most special gifts in my life. Have a blissful day.
- As you turn a new age today, it’s my prayer that you continue to be an inspiration not only to me but also to others. Stay blessed and enjoy your Big Day to the max!
- Happy anniversary! You made it by adding another year to your numerous ones. You are really a priceless jewel to me and to the entire family. I wish you a very special birthday celebration today.
- I’m proud to have a cousin who has amazing ways of doing things. I want you to know that perfection is not attainable but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence. Happy birthday, my dear.
- Your birthday is the perfect opportunity for me to let you know that you mean the world to me and I will forever love and cherish you.
- Have a fabulous birthday, cousin. Without a cousin like you by my side, I don’t think my world would be complete and as colorful as it is.
- It’s always awesome having someone as phenomenal as you in my life. On this day, may God give you all the happiness He has created in this world. Happy birthday.
- I’m lucky to have a friend and a cousin who has always been there for me and supported me with his/her strength whenever mine failed me. Thank you for bringing felicity into my life just by being in it. Happy birthday.
Formal Birthday Wishes For a Cousin
- Happy Birthday, to my cousin! The regard in which I hold you is high! May this day be representative of your impeccable taste!
- You are an exceptional relative! May the fact of your existence be honored in a notable fashion!
- Cousin, may your birthday find you well! Enjoy every aspect of it!
- Wishing a date of birth that is remarkable, cousin! May everything you expect to happen occur!
- Hoping my cousin has a Happy Birthday! You are an asset to our family!
- May the commemoration of your birth suit your nature and be memorable! Happy Birthday, to my cousin!
- On this auspicious occasion, may you celebrate you life in the manner in which you wish to! Happy Birthday to a dear cousin!
- Happy Birthday to my cousin! May today truly be yours! May you set new goals for yourself and achieve them!
- Best wishes, cousin! May all of the occurrences, on your birthday, be appropriate and welcome!
- Cousin, you are a dignified person! May your birthday be no less than that! May all of the people around you hold you in the highest esteem!
- Today being your big day, I wish you a very productive and excellent year ahead.
- Being your family member is my biggest blessing in life. Your always being there for me is a debt that I can never repay. Happy birthday!
- Nothing will ever break this special bond that we have between us, Cousin. Not even the distance that has currently torn us apart can. Happy birthday. May all your dreams always be within your reach.
- Dear Cousin, you are an irreplaceable person in my life. Thank you for all the care and love you have shown me over the years. I never want to spend my life without you since that will take away all the happiness in my life. Happy birthday. I hope you have a birthday fit enough for a king.
- Happy birthday to a cousin that means a lot! On your special day, I just want to let you know how much I care about you. I hope this beautiful day of yours brings you all the beautiful things that dwell in this world.
- To my wonderful Cousin. I wish you a beautiful and magical day. May God always smile on you and fill your heart with happiness.
- My beloved Cousin, today is your big day, and I’m so glad to share it with you! I wish you all the happiness this world can bring you. May you be blessed with good fortune all the days of your beautiful life.
Birthday Greetings for a Cousin who lives far away
- Happy birthday, sweet cousin! Memories of you are going to remain forever. My heart is filled to the brim with great joy as we celebrate your birthday. Cheers to the best cousin in the entire world!
- It is a fact that distance has separated us from each other, but it is also a fact that you are always in my mind regardless of the distance between us.
- Happy birthday, my dearest cousin. We may not be able to see each other on this exceptional day of yours, but that won’t stop me from wishing you a day filled with so much joy, love, sunshine and happiness.
- Distance can’t stop me from celebrating a wonderful cousin like you! It’s your Big Day, my dearest cousin, and by hook or crook, I shall celebrate you exceptional life today!
- You left behind a great deal of beautiful memories of you. Dear cousin, it’s difficult to put into words what I feel on this special day. If you were around I could have expressed it better. Have a day full of joy and happiness.
- There’s nothing I wouldn’t give to have the opportunity to celebrate this very special day with you, dear cousin. Happy birthday, and I hope you have a fantastic day.
- Wishing my sweet cousin and best friend a happy birthday. Even though you are far away from me, you are constantly on my mind and always in my heart. Have a fabulous day.
- Today is my special cousin’s birthday! Thank you for being my friend and mentor all these years. Even though distance has kept us apart today, do know that out of sight doesn’t mean out of mind. Enjoy your birthday.
- We might be far apart today, but you’ll never have to walk alone, dear cousin, for I’ll always be there for you. I’m honored to call myself your cousin.
- Wishing my favorite cousin a wonderful birthday. I greatly miss the awesome days we spent with each other. Growing up with a cousin like you is the best thing one can ever experience in life.
Happy Birthday in Heaven, Cousin!
These are birthday wishes meant for a deceased cousin:
- Although you are in heaven, memories of you are with me on your birthday. May the birthday wishes I’m sending you, cousin, find their way to you today.
- Your passing has never stopped me from thinking about you and missing you. It will never stop me from loving you and sending you my love on your birthday. All my love to you this birthday, cousin.
- I wish that you were here so I could celebrate your birthday with you, dear cousin. Since you are in another world, I hope you can feel how much I love and miss you and wish you blessings in heaven on your birthday.
- Even though you are with the angels above, I celebrate your birthday. You are just too special to forget, cousin. I’m sending you birthday wishes in heaven.
- Thinking of you in heaven on your birthday, cousin. Hoping you’re feeling the love and good wishes I’m sending you.
- On your birthday, cousin, I send you my love and wishes for happiness in heaven. Your birthday will always be remembered and celebrated in my heart.
- You are far away and in a world that could only be more heavenly now that you’re in it. Wish you were here making heaven on earth. Wishing you peace and happiness on your birthday, dear cousin.
Wishing Luck and Happy Birthday to my Cousin
- My sweet cousin, as you celebrate this birthday, it’s my prayer that good luck will find you wherever you go. Have the best birthday ever.
- I’m thankful to God for giving me a special cousin like you. May your life be filled with great joy, good fortune and happiness. Happy anniversary, my dear.
- Cuz, today is your birthday! Keep calm and enjoy all the happiness and luck this universe can offer.
- Happy birthday, special cousin. I hope you always remember that the greatest glory in life is rising when you fall. On your special day, I wish you the best of luck in all your life’s ventures.
- Happy sweet birthday! Beloved cousin, let’s rejoice and give thanks to God for adding a year to your age. May you continue to live a fruitful and happy life accompanied by good fortune and prosperity.
- May sunshine and good luck be with you on this day and on all the days of your life on earth. I love you, cousin.
- On your anniversary, I wish you oceans and oceans of love and happiness. May felicity and good fortune accompany your every step on this journey of life. Love you to the max!
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