¿Did you know that there are many different names for this man?
In different languages he is given different names, that are not the literal translation of a certain name.
Furthermore in the same language, in different countries he receives different names.
For example, in Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, España, Paraguay, Perú or Uruguay he’s called Papá Noel.
In Chile, Viejito Pascuero or Viejo Pascuero.
In Venezuela, San Nicolás.
In Cuba, El Salvador , Guatemala , Honduras , Nicaragua, México and Dominican Republic, he’s called Santa Claus.
In Estados Unidos, Santa or Santa Claus.
In Portugal Pai Natal and in Brasil Papai Noel
In France and Quebec Père Noel.
In England, Australia y South Africa, he’s called Father Christmas.