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Seasons, Deities, Holidays 

Seasons, Deities, Holidays

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Capitalization
Author(s):

Brenda Gregoline

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Seasons, Deities, Holidays

Do not capitalize the names of the seasons. Do capitalize the names of specific deities and manifestations.

Allah

Jesus Christ

Ganesh

Nature

God or Goddess (when used in a monotheistic sense)

Shiva

the goddess Athena

Zeus

the Holy Spirit

Capitalize recognized holidays and calendar events.

Christmas

New Year’s Eve

Eid ul-Fitr

Passover

Fourth of July

Ramadan

Good Friday

Rosh Hashanah

Kwanzaa

Thanksgiving Day

Labor Day

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