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ˈkrɪs tə fərchristo·pher

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  1. Christopher, Saint Christopher, St. Christophernoun

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


  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.


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

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

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  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. Tyler Woodbridge:

    That kind of optimism and charitable work embodies more of what Columbus, Ohio, is about rather than the tarnished legacy of Christopher Columbus.

  2. Lindsey Graham:

    I would hate to lose the ability of the FISA court to operate at a time probably when we need it the most. But after Christopher Wray report, I have serious concerns about whether the FISA court can continue unless there is fundamental reform.

  3. Hasmukh Patel:

    The biggest thing that drove me to change was that [ Young is ] actively involved in [ Christopher Young ] daughter's visits. Christopher Young's trying to be a good father. Being a father Hasmukh Patel, and having lost a father, I don't want someone to go through life without a father.

  4. Michael Horowitz:

    FOX NEWS EXCLUSIVE : TEXTS REVEAL FBI CLASHED WITH DOJ OVER BIASED SOURCE IN FISA APPLICATION USED TO SURVEIL TRUMP AIDE Other individuals included in the House GOPs request for information were former FBI Director James Comey, then-Special Agent Peter Strzok, and senior DOJ official Bruce Ohr -- who became a back channel between Christopher Steele and the FBI, after Christopher Steele was fired by the bureau on the eve of the 2016 presidential election over Christopher Steele contacts with the media. The answer from DOJ was, Were working on this -- kicking the can down the road was a constant theme, one source explained. On Thursday, Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, speaking during a panel discussion in Washington, D.C., confirmed that Michael Horowitz office is continuing to probe potential Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act( FISA) abuses. Former FBI director James Comey speaks during the Canada 2020 Conference in Ottawa on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. ( Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP) We have a FISA-related review that people might have heard about that the deputy attorney general asked us to take a look at, but Im not going to dwell on that.

  5. Judd Deere:

    The nominations of Judy Shelton and Christopher Waller are not being pulled, both were in front of the Banking Committee today and The White House expects both to be confirmed by the Senate to Federal Reserve.

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