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 ... It turns out, “Xmas” is not a non-religious version of “Christmas”. The “X” is
actually indicating the Greek letter “Chi”, which is short for the Greek ...
Dec 21, 2015 ... Do you find the word “Xmas,” as an abbreviation for Christmas, offensive? ... If X-
Mas is quoted instead of Christmas, Then the writer is taking ...
They view it as a blatant attempt to take Christ out of Christmas. While it is
undeniable that some use Xmas in that manner, the actual origin of the word
Xmas has ...
Find out what Xmas means and why we sometimes use it instead of Christmas!
The history of the name of Christmas and Xmas.
Dec 18, 2015 ... The X in Christmas is used like the R in R.C. My given name at birth was Robert
Charles, although before I was even taken home from the ...
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" ...
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 24, 2013 ... Rumor: The term 'Xmas' is a modern and disrespectful abbreviation for '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?