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English-speaking Culture

Celebrating Christmas

In English-speaking countries, this is a very special time of year.

From December 24 to New New Year’s Day, we celebrate the Christmas holiday. The word holiday means ‘holy day’ (from the old English word hāligdæg: hālig = holy + dæg = day).

Christmas Day (December 25) traditions in English-speaking countries include: