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Why Is Santa Claus Called 'Santa Claus'?

By Super

Christmas celebration calls for its integral aspect, rather a personality Santa Claus. We are intrigued about Santa Claus, whether he is real, the significance of Santa, why Santa Claus wears red, why Santa comes down the chimney etc.

But do we know why Santa Claus is called 'Santa Claus'?

It is a known fact that Saint Nicholas is called Santa Claus. 'Santa Claus', the American version came from the Dutch version called 'Sint Nikolaa's or 'Sinterklaas'. It is said that it was the Dutch who brought the fun associated with Santa Claus to America.

Thus the answer to the question, 'Why is Santa Claus called Santa Claus'.

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