What the names of reindeer in order from front to Santas sleigh?
i found this on another Forus and found it was the best answer as i was looking to find out as we have santa and the 9 reindeer to se up.. The Answer was this.. Dasher – The first reindeer and the right-hand leader of the sleigh before Rudolph was included. He is the speediest reindeer. Dancer – The second reindeer and the left leader before Rudolph was included. She is the graceful reindeer. Prancer – The third reindeer and on the right in the second row. He is the most powerful reindeer. Vixen – The fourth reindeer and on the left-hand side in the second row. She is beautiful, and also powerful like her companion Prancer. Comet – The fifth reindeer and on the right-hand side in the third row. He brings wonder and happiness to children when Santa flies over everyone’s houses. Cupid – The sixth reindeer and on the left-hand side in the third row. She brings love and joy to children when Santa flies over everyone’s houses. Dunder – The seventh reindeer and on the right-hand side in the
“Santa Claus’s reindeer are a team of flying animals traditionally held to pull his sleigh and help him deliver Christmas gifts. The commonly cited names of the reindeer are based on those used in the 1823 poem A Visit from St. Nicholas, arguably the basis of reindeer’s popularity as Christmas symbols, where they are called Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Dunder and Blixem. Dunder was later changed to Donder and — in other works — Donner, and Blixem was later changed to Blitzen. The subsequent popularity of the Christmas song “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” has led to another reindeer name joining the popular roll-call.” “The original eight reindeer The anonymously-published poem “A Visit from St. Nicholas” (also known as “The Night Before Christmas” or “Twas the Night Before Christmas”) is largely credited for the contemporary Christmas lore, including the eight flying reindeer and their names. In the poem, Santa’s transport is a “miniature sleigh, and eight tiny reinde