Xmas is a common abbreviation of the word Christmas. ... Lord Byron used the
term in 1811, as did Samuel Coleridge (1801) and Lewis Carroll (1864). In the ...
Dec 22, 2014 ... Do you find the word “Xmas,” as an abbreviation for Christmas, offensive? ... Law
or the Prophets; I did not come to abolish, but to fulfill.”
Dec 21, 2011 ... xmas Myth: “Xmas” is a non-religious name / spelling for “Christmas”. .... X mas
and easter- where in that ridiculous comic book does it say chocolate or egg or
bunny or any of the ... Where did you come up with this nonsense?
Dec 24, 2013 ... Rumor: The term 'Xmas' is a modern and disrespectful abbreviation for 'Christmas
.' ... belief that the letter 'X' is used to stand for the word 'Christ' because ...
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Take Christmas and its shortened version, Xmas, for example. We see Xmas ...
But where did the X in Xmas come from, and what does it mean? In the Greek ...
Dec 15, 2014 ... The first letter of the Greek word Christos is transliterated into our alphabet as an
X. That X has come through church history to be a shorthand ...
Dec 31, 2012 ... Explanation of the origin and use of the abbreviation xmas. ... The time has come
to separate the religious festival of Christmas from the ... Certainly, the question
does not imply what the web site itself thinks of the answers.
Why is there a controversy surrounding the word 'Xmas'? by Sam Abramson ... So
why is it so controversial, and where did it originate? For some, Xmas is a ...
So just how did the term "Xmas" come to be used in place of "Christmas"? ... It
was the first letter of the word Christos (meaning "the anointed one," e.g., the ...
Find out what Xmas means and why we sometimes use it instead of ... 'kye' - it
rhymes with 'eye') which is the first letter of the Greek word for Christ, Christos.