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The abbreviation of Christmas as "Xmas" is the ... with a long history of Christians using X in place of ...

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Dec 19, 2016 ... The X in Christmas is used like the R in R.C. My given name at birth was ... There's a long and sacred history of the use of X to symbolize the ...

www.vox.com/2014/12/14/7374401/jesus-xmas-christmas

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 ...

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2011/12/the-x-in-xmas-doesnt-take-the-christ-out-of-christmas

Dec 21, 2011 ... The “X” is actually indicating the Greek letter “Chi”, which is short for the ... tagged with Christmas Facts, christmas history, christmas myths, ...

www.dictionary.com/e/xmas-christogram

But the history of the word “Xmas” is actually more respectable — and fascinating — than you might suspect. First of all, the abbreviation predates by centuries its ...

news.yahoo.com/x-xmas-literally-means-christ-150002098.html

Dec 14, 2014 ... But those who make this argument are barking up the wrong tree, because, you see, the X in "Xmas" literally means Jesus. Allow us to explain.

www.snopes.com/holidays/christmas/xmasabbr.asp

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 of its ...

www.crivoice.org/symbols/xmasorigin.html

Dec 9, 2014 ... You've heard the classic story about the little boy who noticed the huge ... And he wondered aloud about the X. Why was it X-mas? And finally ...

www.theshorterword.com/merry-xmas

When I was a little girl in the 1950's, I remember one of the stores in our small Georgia town having a sign outside that said “X-MAS SALE.” My mom hated that  ...