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A complete Christmas

19 Dec

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WHAT IS CHRISTMAS?

Christmas or Christmas Day
The word Christmas originated as a compound meaning “Christ‘s mass“. It is derived from the Middle English Christemasse and Old English Cristes mæsse, a phrase first recorded in 1038. “Cristes” is from Greek christos and “mæsse” is from Latin missais an annual holiday celebrated on December 25 that marks and honors the birth of Jesus of Nazareth.

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