Chrismukkah

What does chrismukkah mean?

Christmas and Hanukkah

Chrismukkah is a combination of "Christmas" and "Hanukkah" reflecting the merging of celebrated traditions. The term was made popular by Seth Cohen, a character on the teenage soap opera "The O.C.," who had a Jewish father and Christian mother. Chrismukkah is also celebrated by Jewish families who just want to take part in Christmas.

Example

"I can't wait to light the menorah and put up the Christmas tree for Chrismukkah this year!"
The Cohens from The O.C. celebrating Chrismukkah

The Cohens from The O.C. celebrating Chrismukkah

Seth Cohen holding a Christmas-themed Yamaka

Seth Cohen holding a Christmas-themed Yamaka

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Last Updated: December 21, 2017

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