Should 'day' be capitalized in a greeting?

Reply Sun 28 Dec, 2008 06:54 am
a Christmas day greeting.

Should 'day' be in upper case?

Many thanks in advance.
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Reply Sun 28 Dec, 2008 10:13 am
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Reply Sun 28 Dec, 2008 02:18 pm
Maybe: only proper nouns should have capitals: Chirstmas is a proper noun: day is a common or garden noun.
If you view Christmas Day as a proper noun it should be capitalised. However christmas crackers are not capitalised. The distinctinction is that the first is a named individual event: the second is a generic entertainment.
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