Christian name


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Examples of Christian name in a Sentence

Her Christian name is Anna. although his Christian name is ordinary, his last name is quite distinctive

First Known Use of Christian name

1542, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Christian name was in 1542

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3 Sep 2020

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“Christian name.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of Christian name

: a person's first name : the name given to a person when the person is born or christened

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Kids Definition of Christian name

: the personal name given to a person at birth or christening

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