Christopher meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

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

Christopher was ranked 32 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 6.67% from its previous ranking of 30 in 2014. Christopher was ranked 954 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.27% from its previous ranking of 942 in 2014. Christophoros comes from the Greek "Means" bringing christ "If Day August 21.. Voluntary in nature,Christopherare men bold and active, risk lovers. Jovial, humorous, fun, their company is nice. Travelers, adventurers,Christopherare passionate and curious. These are field workers who have a sense of business and commerce.

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 & Whales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 136 in 2014. Around 23551 people wear Christopher as their first name. Christopher is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Christopher is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1922 and ranked 32 (0.245887% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 2014117 people wear Christopher as their first name. Christopher is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1938 and ranked 32 (0.245887% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 2014117 people have Christopher as their first name. Christopher is not a native United States and Christopher may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.563417% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Christopher
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1922298307
1938282308
1939278359
1940230500
1941209618
1942187814
1943183890
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History of Christopher

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.

Expression number of Christopher is 4.

Organizing and managing qualities are possessed by Christopher. By systematic and methodical approach Christopher turns their dream into reality. Christopher are extremely sincere and honest.

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Names like Christopher Christopher Namesakes Related Names: ChreeChrestaChrétienChrieChrineChrisChrisaChrisalynChrisanChrisandraChrisangelChrisannChrisannaChrisanneChrisantheChrisanthiChrisanthonyChrisaunChriseanChrisel 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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