Definition of Santa Claus in English:

Santa Claus

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Pronunciation: /ˈsantə klɔːz
 
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(also informal Santa)
another term for Father Christmas.

Origin

originally a US usage, alteration of Dutch dialect Sante Klaas 'St Nicholas'.

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