Christmas is of course a celebration of a certain event in Bethlehem . But Charles Dickens helped establish the secular elements of...
How many French words have entered English? More than 33% of all English words come directly or indirectly from French. English spe...
There are references to 'mery' Christmas from the 1500s and the carol God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen was first published in 1833. ...
The word derives from the Latin 'natal' meaning birth (1200–50; ME nativite < OF nativité < LL nātīvitās) . Natal is also the ...
"A Visit from St. Nicholas", also known as "The Night Before Christmas" and "'Twas the Night Before Christ...
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