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Father Christmas

noun uk   us   UK (also Santa Claus, US also Kris Kringle)
the imaginary old man with long white hair and a beard and a red coat who is believed by children to bring them presents at Christmas, or a person who dresses as this character for children
Translations of “Father Christmas”
in Korean 산타클로스…
in Arabic بابا نويل…
in Portuguese Papai Noel…
in Catalan el Pare Noel…
in Japanese サンタクロース…
in Italian Babbo Natale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聖誕老人, 扮成聖誕老人的人…
in Russian Дед Мороз…
in Turkish Noel Baba…
in Chinese (Simplified) 圣诞老人, 扮成圣诞老人的人…
in Polish Święty Mikołaj…
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