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Why is Christmas written as "X" Mas? What does "X" stand for?

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    Alan Robert Lancaster (alancaster149) 3 years ago

    This may reflect the reason the King James Bible was translated from Greek, as the early Christian apostles wrote in Greek, not Latin - even though they were in the Roman Empire - due to the Holy Land having previously been in the Greek Empire.

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