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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Chirstopher

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C is for compassion, your finest side.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

I is for inclusive, never leaving others out

R is for respect, earned through your actions

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

T is for try, as hard as you can

O is for organized, you always know where things are

P is for playful, the fun side of you.

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

How popular is the baby name Chirstopher in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1960 7 0 7
1961 9 0 9
1962 10 0 10
1963 6 0 6
1964 8 0 8
1965 14 0 14
1966 16 0 16
1967 15 0 15
1968 15 0 15
1969 20 0 20
1970 19 0 19
1971 24 0 24
1972 29 0 29
1973 32 0 32
1974 43 0 43
1975 40 0 40
1976 41 0 41
1977 42 0 42
1978 43 0 43
1979 46 0 46
1980 46 0 46
1981 57 0 57
1982 42 0 42
1983 46 0 46
1984 51 0 51
1985 50 0 50
1986 53 0 53
1987 51 0 51
1988 33 0 33
1989 34 0 34
1990 17 0 17
1991 12 0 12
1992 14 0 14
1993 12 0 12
1995 8 0 8
1997 7 0 7
1998 6 0 6
2002 5 0 5
2003 8 0 8
2005 5 0 5
2007 6 0 6
2008 9 0 9
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Chirstopher

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Popularity of Chirstopher as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Chirstopher

  • How Popular is the name Chirstopher? Chirstopher is the 10,239th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Chirstopher have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,051 babies born with the first name Chirstopher in the United States. That's more than enough people named Chirstopher to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Chirstopher? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Chirstopher born? The highest recorded use of the first name Chirstopher was in 1981 with a total of 57 babies.
  • Random Chirstopher Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Chirstopher is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Chirstopher: Your name in reverse order is Rehpotsrihc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Shcterhroip. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Chirstopher born Mar 26, 1956

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern New Zealand approximately on 1425. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).