Baby name Christopher
Meaning:bearer of christ
Pronunciation:kris toff ur
Description: Popular among early Christians who wanted to honour Christ with such a personal link, Christopher is a name that largely rose in popularity in the 16th century. Bearers of this name include the intrepid explorer Christopher Columbus, Lord of the Rings actor Christopher Lee, Christopher Reeve (Superman actor) and Christopher Wren (17th century architect).
Statistics for Christopher
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Christopher' was given to 24.005 Boys, representing 0,37% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Christopher'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Christopher' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Christopher' varied from 419 to 3.483 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Christopher'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Christopher' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Christopher' varied from rank 25 to 136.