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The plural of "Christmas"; is "Christmasses", surely?

(5 Posts)
MadreInglese Thu 04-Dec-08 13:41:44

Just seen a poster for a new film called "Four Christmases"

This looks wrong, shouldn't there be an extra "s"?

<brain hurts>

longlegted Thu 04-Dec-08 13:49:49

It does look funny as we don't usually see christmas written as a plural. But it is indeed correct. It does not need another 's' as the 'es' does the job.
Hope that helps smile.

MadreInglese Thu 04-Dec-08 13:55:57

It looks odd

<tries to think of other similar plurals with another "s" but brain is far too cold>

DaisyMooSteiner Thu 04-Dec-08 13:58:31

Should it not be 'Christmas's'? wink

I think Christmases is right.

kelda Thu 24-Dec-15 10:00:45

I just asked google this question an this was the first link santa fgrin

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