German Christmas Markets and the Christmas Men

Christmas Markets

Christmas People

The Christkind
St. Nicholas
Der Weihnachtsmann

Important Words

Weihnachten- Christmas
Der Weihnachtsmann- the Christmas man
Glühwein- hot, spiced wine
Lebkuchen- gingerbread biscuits
Stollen- traditional German bread with dried fruit, nuts, spices, and sugar icing
Bratäpfel- baked apple
Gebrannte Mandeln- roasted chestnuts
Marzipanbrot- a big piece of marzipan in the shape of a loaf of bread
Kinder Punch- warm fruit juice with the same spices that are added to Glühwein

Why is this important

Bibliography

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