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Christopher (Given name)

Christopher is a name for boys. The name is a form of Christoforus and originates from Biblical. On our website 33 people with the name Christopher rated their name with 4 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Christopher is in the top 100 of most popular names on facebook on position 64. Nicknames for Christopher are Chris, Cristo and Chino.
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Meaning of Christopher

The meaning of Christopher is: "Christopher is an English given name for men. It changed from a Greek name "Christophoros", which means "bearing Christ" or "Christ-bearer". It is a combination of 2 Greek words: Christos (Christ) and phero (to bear, to carry).".

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Suitable names for a sister of Christopher are: Stephanie, Hannah, Arzina, Chrystina, Isabella. View more suitable names.

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Christopher occurs in the following categories:
Boy names with most votes100 namesNames with 11 letters124 namesBoy names beginning with C151 namesNames with three syllables100 namesPopular names in Romania500 names


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13 comments

Christopher56 years old   20-08
Christopher is one of those names that everyone finds it necessary to try to find a way to shorten it. "What do you prefer to be called" ummm the name on my brith certificate
Christopher59 years old   25-09
I have known of a couple other Christophers that had the nickname Kit. I was also told that Kit Carson was a Christopher
Christopher26 years old   13-11
Most people I've met in Spain (where I'm from) have a hard time spelling it, I always have to show an ID or write it down. Same viceversa, if they've only seen it written, they'll pronounce it Ch (as in chocolate)-risto-per. Other than that, I like my name.
Christopher28 years old   28-11
no
Christopher24 years old   10-01
I love it
Christopher59 years old   15-01
Christopher: Only when I am serious.
Christopher46 years old   26-01
My mother touches me.
Christopher36 years old   17-03
I like to shorten it to chriz
Christopher37 years old   7-08
Too common, but I like it b/c it is the only name my Mom wanted for me, b/c of the biblical meaning & she is past on now, so it is more special to me now
Christopher52 years old   16-09
love my name
Christopher20 years old   4-12
I love it although on scantrons its always shortened to Christ and Christophe
Christopher36 years old   30-07
I Love My Name Christopher!
The name means to me - 'One Who Carries Christ In His Heart'.
Christopher16 years old   31-08
its cool.

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