Christopher meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Christopher No. of characters: 11 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old Greek
How to pronounce Christopher chri-sto-pher What does my name mean? 
Meanings: Bearing Christ Christ-bearer To Carry Bearer of Christ Carrying Christ

Christopher was ranked 35 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 9.38% from its previous ranking of 32 in 2015. Christopher was ranked 943 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 0.84% from its previous ranking of 951 in 2015.

Full form of Christopher : Compassionate High-Spirited Religious Ingenious Shy Thoughtful Opportunist Popular Honest Energetic Reserved

Christopher is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 131 in 2015. Around 24005 people wear Christopher as their first name. Christopher is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Christopher was a widely used first name for boy but is an uncommon first name for a girl which is a rare girl name since 2016 and ranked 35 (0.229542% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 2023318 people wear Christopher as their first name. Comes from the Greek christophoros "Means:" bearing the christ "Feast August 21 st. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Christopher showcases in the charts. 0.559764% of people in US have this given name.

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Since the fifth century, is venerated a Christophe name of the martyr in Asia Minor, which one knows nothing. According to legend, Saint Christopher took a child on his shoulders to cross a river. The weight of the child fails him down because this child was none other than Jesus carrying the weight of the world. St. Christopher is the patron saint of travelers and motorists. Since the Vth century, we see a martyr named Christophe in Asia Minor, of which we know nothing. According to the legend, St. Christopher took a child on his shoulders to cross a river. The weight of the child nearly knocked him down, for this child was no other than Jesus carrying the weight of the world. Saint Christophe is the patron of travelers and motorists.

Expression number of Christopher is 4. Voluntary in nature, they are active and bold men, in love with risk. Organizing and managing qualities are possessed by Christopher. Live, humorous, funny, their company is very nice. By systematic and methodical approach Christopher turns their dream into reality. Travelers, adventurers, they are passionate and curious. Christopher are extremely sincere and honest. They are men on the ground who have the sense of business and commerce.

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Names like Christopher Christopher Namesakes Related Names: Chree Chresta Chrétien Chrie Chrine Chris Chrisa Chrisalyn Chrisan Chrisandra Chrisangel Chrisann Chrisanna Chrisanne Chrisanthe Chrisanthi Chrisanthony Chrisaun Chrisean Chrisel Posts having Christopher: Popularity of Christopher
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Other variants of Christopher :Hristofor Hristo Kristofor Krsto Kryštof Kristoffer Christoffer Kris Christoffel Risto Christophe Christoph Christoforos Kristóf Christie Christy Cristoforo Christophoros Christophorus Kristaps Kristupas Krzysztof Krzyś Krzysiek Cristóvão Kester Krištof Cristóbal  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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