Santa checks his list.
- An example of Santa is the person to whom you might write a wish list for Christmas.
- An example of Santa is Santa Fe, meaning Saint Faith.
Santa is short for Santa Claus, or Spanish for a female saint.
Origin of SantaSpanish or It, feminine of santo from Classical Latin sanctus, holy: see saint
saint: used before the given name of a female saint: Santa Rosa
- Santa Claus
- A female given name