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Who brings the gifts in the different Countries? | Blogmas # 10 ❄

Ho ho ho! Hope you are doing well guys!

Ever wondered who are the Gift-Bringers in the different countries around the world?

We have asked our followers on Instagram about their Christmas traditions and celebrations and here is the list of the Gift-Bringers in the different countries!

The Gift-Bringers around the world:

AfghanistanBaba Chaghaloo
AlbaniaBabadimri
ArmeniaGaghant Baba / Kaghand Papa
Austria  Christkind (a little angel like person)
AzerbaijanŞaxta baba (Grandfather Frost)
BelarusSviaty Mikalaj (St. Nicholas) & Dzied Maroz (Grandfather Frost)
BelgiumSinterklaas or Père Noël
Bosnia and HerzegovinaDjeda Mraz
Brazil Papai Noel & Bom Velhinho
Bulgaria Dyado Koleda (Grandfather Christmas)
ChileViejito Pascuero (Christmas old man)
ChinaSheng dan lao ren 
Colombia Niño Dios (Baby Jesus)
Costa Rica Niño dios & Colacho
CroatiaDjed Božičnjak (Grandfather Christmas)
Czech Republic Svatý Mikuláš and Ježíšek (the Christ child)
DenmarkJulemanden (Christmas Man)
EcuadorPapa Noel
EgyptBaba Noël
EstoniaJõuluvana (Yule Elder)
EthiopiaYágena Abãt (Christmas Father)
FinlandSanta Claus or Joulupukki
FrancePère Noël (Father Christmas)
GeorgiaTovlis Babua (Snow Grandfather)
GermanyWeihnachtsmann (Christmas Man) & Christkind
GreeceAghios Vassilis
HaitiTonton Nwèl
HawaiiKanakaloka
HungaryMikulás/ Télapó & Jézuska
IcelandJólasveinn (Yule Man) & Jólasveinarnir (The Yule Lads)
IndiaChristmas Baba/Thatha/Natal Bua
IndonesiaSinterklas
IranBaba Noel
IraqBaba Noel / Vader Kersfees
IrelandSan Nioclás & Daidí na Nollag (Father Christmas)
ItalyBabbo Natale or La Befana (an old woman) or The Three Kings
JapanSanta-san & Hoteiosho
LatviaZiemassvētku vecītis (Christmas old man)
LebanonBaba Noël
LithuaniaSenis Šaltis (Old Man Frost) & Kalėdų Senelis (Christmas Grandfather)
MacedoniaDedo Mraz
MaltaSan Niklaw
MexicoEl Niñito Dios, Los Reyes Magos  & Santo Clós
MongoliaUvliin Uvuu (Winter Grandpa)
NetherlandsSinterklaas & Kerstman
NorwayJulenissen (Santa Claus) or ‘Nisse’ (Small Gnomes)
PakistanChrismtas Baba
PeruPapá Noel
PhilippinesSanta Claus
PolandSwiety Mikolaj
PortugalPai Natal
Puerto RicoThe Three Kings / Magi
RomaniaMoş Nicolae (Old Man Nicholas), Moş Gerilă (Old Man Frost)
RussiaDed Morez (Grandfather Frost)
SerbiaDeda Mraz or Božić Bata (Christmas Brother)
SlovakiaSvätý Mikuláš or Ježíško (the Christ child)
SloveniaSveti Miklavž / Božiček or Dedek Mraz
South Africa Sinterklaas or Kersvader (Father Christmas)
South KoreaSanta Kullosu
SpainLos tres Reyes Mages, Papá Noel, Tió de Nadal, Olentzero
Sri LankaNaththal Seeya
SwedenJultomten (Santa) & Nissar / Tomte (Christmas Gnomes)
SwitzerlandSamichlaus, Befana or the Three Kings
SyriaBaba Noël
TajikistanBobo Barfi (Grandpa Snow)
TurkeyNoel Baba (Father Christmas)
UkraineSvyatyy Mykolay & Did Moroz
United KingdomFather Christmas
USASanta Claus
UzbekistanQor bobo (Grandfather Snow
VenezuelaSan Nicolás & Niño Jesús
VietnamÔng già Noel (Christmas old man)
Wales Siôn Corn (Chimney John)

If you want to know how to say Merry Christmas the different languages, check out our previous Blogmas post by clicking HERE!

Joy. Happiness. Love.

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