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Who introduced the phrase 'Merry Christmas'?

"If I could work my will," said Scrooge indignantly. "Every idiot who goes about with 'Merry Christmas' on his lips, should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart."
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Did Dickens invent Christmas?

Christmas is, of course, the celebration a certain event in Bethlehem, as recorded in the Gospel of Luke. But the immediate and enduring success ofA Christmas Carol (1843) has played an important role in shaping the secular elements of the modern festival.  
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Where does the word nativity come from?

The word derives from the Latin 'natal' meaning birth (1200–50; ME nativite < OF nativité < LL nātīvitās)

Scrooge says 'Bah! Humbug!'? What is humbug?

‘Bah!’ said Scrooge. ‘Humbug! What’s Christmas time to you but a time for paying bills without money? For finding yourself a year older, but not an hour richer?'

How did Dickens change the English language?

What is Hanukkah? Why the different spellings?

Hanukkah is a Jewish festival in late November or early December.

Where does the word robot come from?

Robot is a rare example of a Czech word ('robota') being incorporated into English.