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A little Christmas Trivia for the family gatherings

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Can you name the 9 popularly known reindeer?

Dasher

Dancer

Prancer

Vixen

Comet

Cupid

Donner

Blitzen

And Rudolph of course

Right???

Wrong... well sort of.

The last two were originally named Dunder and Blixem. Later translated to Dunder and Blixem, then to Donder and Blixen and finally to Donner and Blizen.

And another little tidbit, Donner and Blizen are German for Thunder and Lighting. cool

Now you can "one up" Mr Fancy pants Brother in Law with some useless knowledge.

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what happened to the reindeer named lunch and dinner? I thought there was also one called sausage. Maybe it wasnt the cookies making santa so fat? wink

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