The most important words for Christmas

The most important words for Christmas

If you want to talk about Christmas things in your learning language, you will need a lot of special words. You can learn these words in one of our language schools, but also at home. (Check our language schools here!)

Of course, every language has its own traditions for Christmas, but there are a lot of words which are used all over the world. And if you want to use them in your daily life, you have to learn them – like other words, too. The best way to start with Christmas vocabulary is to translate the words you need in your learning language.

The most important words for Christmas

  • advent sunday
  • advent calendar
  • advent wreath
  • angel
  • belief
  • bell
  • boxing day
  • chain of lights
  • Christ Child
  • Christmas Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas bauble
  • Christmas card
  • Christmas carol
  • Christmas dinner
  • Christmas goose
  • Christmas market
  • Christmas time
  • Christmas tree
  • Cookie
  • decoration
  • fir tree
  • gift or present
  • gingerbread
  • list of wishes
  • manger
  • Merry Christmas
  • mistletoe
  • mulled wine
  • nutcracker
  • reindeer
  • Santa Claus
  • snow
  • St Nicholas’ Day
  • star
  • Surprise
  • toboggan
  • turkey

To get more words especially for Christmas, you could listen to Christmas songs or read Christmas stories. In addition you could improve your language skills in a language school or with texts, for example about Christmas traditions in different countries. Here are two articles which you can find in our blog:

But it isn’t enough to learn the words, you have to use them, too. Try to write Christmas stories, to talk about your Christmas party and to use the words as often as possible!

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