a benevolent figure of legend, associated with Saint Nicholas, supposed to bring gifts to children on Christmas Eve.
the legendary patron saint of children, commonly identified with Saint Nicholas, who brings presents to children on Christmas Eve or, in some European countries, on Saint Nicholas’ Day Often shortened to Santa Also called Father Christmas
noun 1. sandalwood. noun, plural Santals (especially collectively) Santal. 1. a member of a tribal people who live mainly in the state of Bihar in northeastern India.
/ˌsæntəˈleɪʃəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Santalaceae, a family of semiparasitic plants of Australia and Malaysia including sandalwood and quandong
noun 1. the Munda language spoken by the Santal.
noun 1. (italics) the flagship used by Columbus when he made his first voyage of discovery to America in 1492. 2. an active volcano in W Guatemala. 12,300 feet (3750 meters). 3. a city in S Brazil. 4. a city in W California. 5. calaba. noun 1. the Santa Maria, the flagship of Columbus on […]