Dec 18, 2015 ... The X in Christmas is used like the R in R.C. My given name at birth ... our
alphabet as an X. That X has come through church history to be a ...
Dec 21, 2011 ... Myth: “Xmas” is a non-religious name / spelling for “Christmas”. ... tagged with
Christmas Facts, christmas history, christmas myths, etymology ...
Dec 14, 2014 ... The abbreviation stuck and eventually was shortened to Xmas. ... the culture wars
, the historical tension between the left and the Christian right.
Dec 14, 2014 ... You've probably heard the phrase "Keep Christ in Christmas," either on a church
sign, or a Facebook wall. You might have even heard it this ...
Dec 31, 2012 ... You've heard the classic story about the little boy who noticed the huge red-and-
green sign spray-painted on a department story: "Happy Xmas.
Define xmas: christmas—Xmas in a sentence. ... X (symbol for Christ, from the
Greek letter chi (X), initial of Christos Christ) + -mas (in ... The origin story is true.
This is the case in the Chi (X) abbreviation for Christ in Xmas. ... those who wish
to secularize Christmas really knew their own history and etymology they'd stop ...
The name Xmas is sometimes seen as a move to take the religious Christ
element out of Christmas. But that's not its origins.
Dec 22, 2004 ... For some, Xmas is a four-letter word. But is it really ... She is also not convinced
by the argument that the word's history makes it acceptable.