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un calendrier de l'Avent
Advent Calendar
un ange
angel
les clochettes <f>
bells
les choux <m> de Bruxelles <f>
Brussel Sprouts
une bougie
candle
une carotte
carrot
les marrons <m>
chestnuts
un gâteau de Noël
Christmas cake
une carte de Noël
Christmas card
un chant de Noël
Christmas carol
un sapin de Noël; l'arbre de Noël
Christmas tree
l'église <f>
church
un diablotin
cracker

Note: NOT the thin crisp wafers
la sauce à la canneberge
cranberry sauce
les décorations <f> de Noël
Christmas decorations
un âne
donkey
un lutin
elf
la guirlande électrique
fairy lights
Père Noël (Papa Noël)
Father Christmas

Note: the French Santa Claus dresses in a long red robe and carries a sack of toys for good girls and boys.
le gui
mistletoe
le houx
holly
la sauce au jus de viande
gravy
un hymne
hymn
Jésus
Jesus
une prière
prayer
le lierre
ivy
le roi
king
la reine
queen
la couronne
crown
l'or <m>
gold
une crèche; la crêche
manger
un glaçon
icicle
une tarte aux fruits <m> secs
mince pie
les noix <f>
nuts
un cadeau
present/gift
un renne
reindeer
un rôti
a roast
un rouge-gorge
robin
le rhum
rum
un sac
bag; sack
le sherry
Sherry (wine)
un traineau
sleigh; sledge
la chute de neige
snowfall
un flocon de neige
snowflake
un bonhomme de neige
snowman
des étoiles <f>
stars
une chaussette
stocking
la farce
stuffing
merci
thank you
les trois Rois mages
The Three Wise Men
la dinde
turkey
La Blanche-Neige
White Christmas
une bûche de Noël
Yuletide Log cake
le Saint-Sylvestre
New Year's Eve
le jour de l'An
New Year's Day
la veille de Noël
Christmas Eve
le Noël
Christmas Day
le lendemain de Noël
Boxing Day
donner
to give
offrir
to offer
recevoir
to receive
célebrer; fêter
to celebrate
remercier; dire merci à...
to thank
manger
to eat
s'amuser
to enjoy oneself
regarder la télé
to watch TV
boire
to drink
tirer
to pull
se reposer
to relax
chanter
to sing
Il neige.
It's snowing.
Joyeux Noël
Happy Christmas; Merry Christmas
Bonne Année
Happy New Year
Joyeux Noël et Bonne Année
Seasons Greetings; Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Meilleures Voeux
Best Wishes
les santons <m>
crêche figures; Christmas crib figures

Note: Santons include the Holy family as well as the ordinary townspeople.
Saint Nicholas
Saint Nicholas

Note: the bishop made a saint who brings candy and toys to fill the shoes of good girls and boys on December 6th
Père Fouettard
"Whipping" Father

Note: The Santa Claus for naughty children. He gives sticks and coal as presents.
le berger
shepherd
la galette des Rois
the King's cake

Note: eaten during "La Fête des Rois", the week of January 6th. A bean, a small figurine, a coin, or another item is hidden inside. Whoever finds it is the king or queen for the party.
la cheminée
chimney
les sabot <m>
wooden shoes

Note: a tradition in parts of France to put out wooden shoes on Christmas Eve for Santa to fill
les souliers <m>
shoes

Note: put near the fireplace to be filled with goodies from Santa
la Fête de Saint Barbara
The Feast Day Saint Barbara (December 4th)
la Fête de Saint Nicholas
Saint Nicholas Day (December 6th)
la veille de l'an
New Year's Eve
la Fête des Rois
the Feast of the Kings (January 6th)