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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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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. Prof Hawking:

    If aliens ever visit us, I think the outcome would be much as when Christopher Columbus first landed in America, which didn’t turn out very well for the Native Americans.

  2. The President:

    So Christopher Wray was put there. We have an election coming up. I wish Christopher Wray was more forthcoming. Christopher Wray certainly hasn't been, there are documents that they want to get, and we have said we want to get. We're going to find out if Christopher Wray's going to give those documents. But certainly Christopher Wray's been very, very protective.

  3. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    To exclude from positions of trust and command all those below the age of 44 would have kept Jefferson from writing the Declaration of Independence, Washington from commanding the Continental Army, Madison from fathering the Constitution, Hamilton from serving as secretary of the treasury, Clay from being elected speaker of the House and Christopher Columbus from discovering America.

  4. Larissa Puryear:

    This is very stressful for me, [for Christopher’s] sisters, brothers, grandparents, friends, cousins, i'm not sure how much longer we can go through this….Everyone is falling apart.

  5. Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin:

    We are not prepared to say what Christopher Harper Mercer did in the classroom.

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