Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

Thanksgiving in Germany

“In the German-speaking countries Thanksgiving is an autumn harvest celebration called Erntedank or Erntedankfest (“harvest thanksgiving festival”). The observance usually takes place in September or October. Similar harvest festivals are common in many countries and regions around the globe.”

Read more @ http://www.german-way.com/history-and-culture/holidays-and-celebrations/thanksgiving-in-germany/

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