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 ...
Find out what Xmas means and why we sometimes use it instead of Christmas!
The history of the name of Christmas and Xmas.
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 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. ... X (symbol for Christ, from the Greek letter chi (X),
initial of Christos Christ) + -mas (in Christmas) ... The History of 'Glamour'.
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where did the X in Xmas come from, and what does it mean? In the Greek ...
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.
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 11, 2014 ... Do you get upset when you see Xmas instead of Christmas? You may be .... This
is a historical teaching moment, and you failed in my opinion.