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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 girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 131 in 2015. Around 24433 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 35 (0.229542% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 2023318 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 35 (0.229542% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 2023318 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. 0.559764% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Christopher
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1922300307
1938279308
1939275359
1940229500
1941212619
1942188814
1943184888
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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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Kelly Christopher in Laps as Miscellaneous Crew
Kathy Christopher in Beasts as Actress
Sonja Christopher in Survivor: The Reunion as
Christopher West in Stargate as Actress
Robin Christopher in Equinox as Actress
Ella Christopher in The Gift as Actress
Tara Christopher in Hashtag as Actress
Linda Christopher in Sleeper as Actress
Alexis Christopher in The Lady Red Trio as Actress
Whitney Christopher in The Spectacular Now as Actress
Christopher Lambert, actor,producer,writer
Christopher Lee, actor,producer
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Christopher McDonald, actor,producer,director
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Christopher Reeve, actor,producer
Christopher DeFaria, producer,production manager
Christopher Bradley, actor,director,writer
Christopher Prince, actor
Christopher Prince, producer,editor
Christopher Young, composer
Christopher Alender, director,producer
Christopher Rouse, editor,producer
Christopher Crane, actor,executive
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Christopher Ball, cinematographer,assistant director
Christopher Ball, producer,executive
Christopher K. Grap, actor
Christopher Swartout, assistant director,director
Christopher Meloni, actor,director,producer
Christopher Challis, cinematographer
Christopher Franke, composer
Christopher Gunning, composer
Christopher L. Stone, composer
Christopher Tyng, composer
Christopher Walling, cinematographer
Christopher C. Schiavo, producer,sound department
Christopher Duddy, cinematographer
Christopher Gosch, cinematographer,producer
Christopher Boone, director,writer,producer
Christopher Aber, actor,stunts
Christopher Abraham, actor,production manager
Christopher Ackland, sound department
Christopher Adams, actor
Christopher Adams, actor
Christopher R. Adams, stunts,actor
Christopher Adamson, actor
Christopher Adcock, writer,producer
Christopher Adkins, producer
Names like Christopher Chree, Chresta, Chrétien, Chrie, Chrine, Chris, Chrisa, Chrisalyn, Chrisan, Chrisandra, Chrisangel, Chrisann, Chrisanna, Chrisanne, Chrisanthe, Chrisanthi, Chrisanthony, Chrisaun, Chrisean, Chrisel
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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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