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ˈkrɪs ə nɪŋ, ˈkrɪs nɪŋchris·ten·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. christeningnoun

    giving a Christian name at baptism


  1. christeningnoun

    The Christian sacrament at which someone, usually a child, is baptized and given a Christian name.

  2. christeningnoun

    Any instance of someone's or something's being christened.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Christening

    of Christen

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of christening in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of christening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of christening in a Sentence

  1. Marcus Tyner:

    On behalf of my beloved, uncle, the entire John Lewis family, we're humbled and grateful for the christening of the USNS John Lewis, we all agree that what is most important at this critical time, and what will please my uncle most is the passing of the John Lewis Voting Rights Bill.

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