Christopher – Scary Mommy

Christopher

From the old Greek name Christophoros, which combines the word “Christ” with the word for “carry.” It was originally a metaphor for carrying Christ in your heart, but you can tell your own Christopher that it means he was born to haul in the grocery bags.

Nicknames:

Chris, Cris, Topher, Kit.

Famous people named Christopher:

Actors Christopher Plummer, Christopher Lloyd, Christopher Walken, Chris Pratt, Chris Noth, Chris Tucker, and Topher Grace; explorer Christopher Columbus; son of Winnie the Pooh author (and main character) Christopher Robin.

Fun fact:

Christopher Bridges is the real name of rapper Ludacris. Get it? Luda-CRIS?? Mind. Blown.

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