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ˈkrɪs tə fərChristo·pher

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Christopher, Saint Christopher, St. Christophernoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. Christophernoun

    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. Christophernoun

    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

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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. Bill Montgomery:

    He should not be forgotten in all of this. Justice and due process for Christopher is a right that he has, too, and it's the job of prosecutors, unfortunately in situations like this, where we have to be the voice of the voiceless.

  2. Attorney General William Barr:

    Christopher Wray's been Christopher Wray to me in our effort to restore the American people's confidence in both the Department of Justice and the FBI, and we work very well together, and I think both of us know that we have to step up — that it's very important to restore the American people's confidence.

  3. Dale Fairchild:

    If someone is that good at playing a musical instrument, that, in itself, is like another language. So, you've just allowed that child to move to the next level. Danielle’s older sister created a plastic device to help hold her bow for her viola, which has one string less than a violin. The plastic device has helped, but she still needs more flexibility. Christopher has an assistive device to play the cello, but he said it's a little too heavy. Giavedoni plans to remake Danielle’s device by using a mold of her wrist and hand, and he’ll lighten Christopher’s device. For us, it's being able to let these kids show other kids and adults that ‘Don't look at me for what I don't have. Look at all the great things I can do,’.

  4. Christopher Jones:

    It's certainly concerning. I think that it tracks very closely with the increased availability of illicit synthetic opioids that are coming into the Christopher Jones.

  5. Adam Schiff:

    Christopher Wray became FBI director at a moment of tremendous turmoil for the bureau and the country, and he has served with great professionalism and integrity. I am glad to see that President Biden intends to keep Director Wray in his position.

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