Xmas is a common abbreviation of the word Christmas. It is sometimes
pronounced /ˈɛksməs/, but Xmas, and variants such as Xtemass, originated as ...
Dec 21, 2011 ... The “-mas” part on the end of Christmas and Xmas comes from the Old ..... Jesus
Christ, and that is why Christmas is called hristmas, not Xmas.
Find out what Xmas means and why we sometimes use it instead of Christmas!
The history of the name of Christmas and Xmas.
Dec 31, 2012 ... In this instance, all of the hype and hysteria over supposedly taking Christ out of
Christmas by writing "Xmas" instead of spelling out "Christmas" ...
Is Christmas referred to as XMAS in order to remove Christ from the holiday?
Where did this shortened version of the name come from?
Dec 24, 2013 ... Rumor: The term 'Xmas' is a modern and disrespectful abbreviation for 'Christmas
Words change over time—their meaning, their usage, and even their spelling.
Take Christmas and its shortened version, Xmas, for example. We see Xmas ...
Dec 14, 2014 ... The idea is always the same: let's not rub out the religious roots of this holiday by
saying "Xmas," instead of Christmas. For us as Christians, ...
Dec 11, 2014 ... Do you get upset when you see Xmas instead of Christmas? ... shows 1551 as
the first year Xmas was used to mean Christmas in English.
Dec 21, 2009 ... But “Xmas” is not trying to “X” Christ out of Christmas. .... improve upon that by
tweaking it just a little further and instead of focusing on the Sun, ...