- Santa is short for Santa Claus, or Spanish for a female saint.
- 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 checks his list.
Santa definition by Webster's New World
☆ Santa Claus
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Origin: Spanish or Italian feminine of santo ; from Classical Latin sanctus, holy: see saint
saint: used before the given name of a female saint: Santa Rosa
Santa definition by American Heritage Dictionary