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fa·ther christ·mas

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Santa Claus, Santa, Kriss Kringle, Father Christmas, Saint Nicholas, Saint Nick, St. Nick(noun)

    the legendary patron saint of children; an imaginary being who is thought to bring presents to children at Christmas


  1. Father Christmas(Noun)

    Santa Claus

  2. Origin: father + Christmas


  1. Father Christmas

    Father Christmas is the name used in many English-speaking countries outside the United States for a figure associated with Christmas. A similar figure with the same name exists in several other countries, including France, Spain, Russia, almost all Hispanic South America, Brazil, Portugal, Italy, Armenia, India, Andorra, Romania and Turkey. In the English-speaking world, Father Christmas is associated with the development in the United States of Santa Claus, and most people now consider them to be different names for the same figure.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of father christmas in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of father christmas in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of father christmas in a Sentence

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    I’m playing a part but it is one of the most truthful parts I can play, being a Father Christmas you have to make an agreement, a non-written agreement with both the parent and the child: to believe.

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