Christmas words

 

Why not learn the Christmas words and then test your knowledge with our quiz?

Frohe Weihnachten! (Merry Christmas!)

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Useful Christmas words

Deutsch English

der Engel

angel

das Geschenk

present

die Glocke

bell

die Kerze

candle

das Lametta

tinsel

der Nikolaus

St. Nicholas
(In Germany, St. Nicholas brings the presents for good children on the evening of 5 December.)

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der Nussknacker

nutcracker

die Plätzchen

Christmas biscuits

der Schlitten

sledge

der Strohstern

straw star (a traditional German Christmas decoration)

der Stollen

Stollen
(A sugary German Christmas cake made with lots of marzipan.)

Weihnachten

Christmas

der Weihnachtsbaum

Christmas tree