What does Christopher mean?

Definitions for Christopher
ˈkrɪs tə fərChristo·pher

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Christopher, Saint Christopher, St. Christopher(noun)

    Christian martyr and patron saint of travellers (3rd century)

Wiktionary

  1. Christopher(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from Ancient Greek.

    Am not I Christopher Sly, old Sly's son, of Burtonheath; by birth a pedlar, by education a card-maker, by transmutation a bear-herd, and now by present profession a tinker?

    Etymology: From Ancient Greek Χριστόφορος ( Khristóphoros , " Christ-bearing") . The meaning of the name suggested the legend of St. Christopher carrying the Christ child across water.

  2. Christopher(ProperNoun)

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: From Ancient Greek Χριστόφορος ( Khristóphoros , " Christ-bearing") . The meaning of the name suggested the legend of St. Christopher carrying the Christ child across water.

Freebase

  1. Christopher

    "Christopher" is the 42nd episode of the HBO original series The Sopranos and is the third of the show's fourth season. Its teleplay was written by Michael Imperioli, from a story idea by Imperioli and Maria Laurino. It was directed by Tim Van Patten and originally aired on September 29, 2002.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Christopher' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4465

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Christopher' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1992

How to pronounce Christopher?

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How to say Christopher in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Christopher in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Christopher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Christopher in a Sentence

  1. Lindsey Graham:

    We had a major American political party hire a foreign national, Christopher Steele, to dig up dirt on an American presidential candidate, as if that was not bad enough, the foreign national compiled an unverified dossier that was then used by The FBI to obtain a warrant against an American citizen and surveil an American presidential campaign.

  2. Johan Ronnby:

    Last time it looked at the world, Leonardo da Vinci and Christopher Columbus were still living, it's a monster. It's a sea monster and we have to discuss what kind of animal it is. I think it's some kind of fantasy animal - a dragon with lion ears and crocodile-like mouth.

  3. Richard Neely:

    It means that I'm confident that when I retire I'll be able to provide full benefits for Christopher if he happens to survive me.

  4. Andrew Cuomo:

    I understand the feelings about Christopher Columbus and some of his acts, which nobody would support, but the statue has come to represent and signify appreciation for the Italian-American contribution to New York.

  5. Witold Banka:

    I am not the Christopher Columbus of anti-doping policy. It is not a new idea to engage big sponsors as part of their corporate social responsibility, that will be one of the biggest tasks: to convince the big companies to join the Olympic anti-doping solidarity fund.

Images & Illustrations of Christopher

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