Old Man Winter

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Old Man Winter

Old Man Winter like the elfish creature Jack Frost, is a personification of winter, sometimes also called Father Winter.[1] He may be an alternative older name for Father Christmas and has been identified with the Old English god Woden.[2][3][4][5]

In Russian folklore, Old Man Winter is also identified with Ded Moroz, the Russian Santa Claus.

Old Man Winter is also referenced in several poems.

See also