What does Christopher mean?

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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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    Karen
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    Indian

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. Gabe Saglie:

    Be discreet with Christopher Elliott cash and refrain from drawing unwanted attention to the cash Christopher Elliott’re carrying.

  2. Martin Lee:

    This is an ancient, colonial set of regulations, and Christopher Cheung don't use them unless Christopher Cheung can't legislate anymore. Once Christopher Cheung start, there's no end to it. She could even invoke Article 23 under this, that gives her justification - I need more police powers, I need more draconian laws - it's so handy. She is completely destroying the rule of law. Only the government can really harm the rule of law, citizens can not.

  3. Aidan Gomez:

    Christopher Jake Stone was down-to-earth, and liked football, to hang out with Christopher Jake Stone friends, and relax, our next football season is going to be dedicated to Christopher Jake Stone.

  4. Margot Asquith:

    What a pity, when Christopher Colombus discovered America, that he ever mentioned it.

  5. Jackie Speier:

    If they need to be subpoenaed they will be subpoenaed -- I feel that strongly about it, and if this committee is worth its salt at all, it has to recognize you cannot complete an investigation without interviewing them and (former British intelligence Russia expert) Christopher Steele, and (former Trump advisers) Roger Stone and Carter Page and the web of operatives that had relationships with Russia.

Images & Illustrations of Christopher

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