Christmas - Meaning of Christmas

What does Christmas mean?

[ 2 syll. (c)hris-tmas, ch-ristm-as ] The baby boy name Christmas is pronounced KRIHSTMaaZ †. Christmas' language of origin is English and it is also used mainly in the English language. It is a biblical name from Christmas ; Christ ; mass meaning 'festival'. The first name is derived from the name of the season; it has sometimes been bestowed on a child born near Christmas Day.

See also the related form, Christian (English, French, German, and Scandinavian).

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Christmas is unusual as a baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000. Within the family of boy names directly linked to Christmas, Christian was the most regularly used in 2018.

A baby name that sounds like Christmas is Christiane.

† Pronunciation for Christmas: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"

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