Quiz: how well do you know the words to ‘Silent Night’

28 November 2016, 17:14

silent night lyrics quiz

It's a Christmas carol we've all sung, but just what are the words for 'Silent Night'? Take our quiz and see if you can remember...

When the original German words for 'Silent Night' (sorry, 'Stille Nacht') were translated into English, who knew it would become one of the most enduring collections of festive poetry ever?

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But these absolutely iconic words... can you actually remember them? We've come up with an simple test to see just how much you can remember - all you have to do is fill in the missing word:

 
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