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According to the poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" by Clement Clarke Moore, the eight reindeer pulling Santa's sleigh are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donder and Blitzen. Another Christmas tale added a ni... More »

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The names of Santa's reindeer are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Dunder and Blixem, according to the first mention of their names in the 1823 poem "Twas the Night Before Christmas." Rudolph did not make hi... More »

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Santa's eight regular reindeer are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen. Rudolph also worked for Santa during a particularly foggy Christmas Eve. Donner and Blitzen were originally called Dund... More »

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The names of Santa's eight reindeer are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen. Donner's original name was Dunder, and Blitzen's original name was Blixem. The name of the ninth reindeer, added t... More »

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Santa has a team of nine reindeer to pull his sleigh: Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen and, finally, Rudolph, who leads them all with his bright, red nose. More »

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Some interesting Christmas facts for kids include the original meaning of Christmas (that is, the celebration and story of the birth of Jesus Christ in Bethlehem) and the names of Santa's original eight reindeer: Dasher,... More »

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The names of Santa's reindeer are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Dunder and Blixem, according to the first mention of their names in the 1823 poem "Twas the Night Before Christmas." Rudolph did not make hi... More »

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