Santa Names

All around the world, Christmas is celebrated in different ways.

Here are but a few ways to say Merry Christmas and Santa's name.

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Country Merry Christmas Santa Claus Translation
Canada - English Merry Christmas Santa Claus Saint Nicholas
Canada - French Joyeux Noël Père Noël; Papa Noël Father Christmas; Daddy Christmas
Autria Frohe Weihnachten Christkind Christ-Child
China Shengdan jie kualie Sheng dan Lao ren Old Christmas Man
Denmark Glaedelig Jul Julemanden Yule Man
Finland Hyvää Joulua Joulupukki Christmas goat
France Joyeux Noël Père Noël; Papa Noël Father Christmas; Daddy Christmas
Germany Frohe Weihnachten Weihnachtsmann Christmas Man
Hungary Boldog karacsonyt Mikulás Saint Nicholas
Italy Buon Natale Babbo Natale Daddy Christmas
Japan Shinnen omedeto Hoteiosho A god or priest who bears gifts
Norway God Jul Julenissen Christmas (Yule) gnome
Netherlands Vrolijk kerstfeest Sinterklaas Saint Nicholas
Poland Wesolych Swiat Bozego Narodzenia Swiety Mikolaj Saint Nicholas
Portugal Feliz Natal Pai Natal Father Christmas
Russia Srozhdestovm Kristovim Dedt Moroz Grandfather Frost
Spain Feliz Navidad Papa Noel Father Christmas
Sweden God Jul Jultomten Christmas (Yule) gnome
Turkey Mutlu Noeller Noel Baba Father Christmas
Ukraine Z Rizdvom Hrystovym Svyatyy Mykolay Saint Nicholas
United Kingdom Happy Christmas Father Christmas Father Christmas

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