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Spell Check of christian

Correct spelling: christian

Definition of christian:

1) ( religion) relating to or characteristic of Christianity; " Christian rites"

2) following the teachings or manifesting the qualities or spirit of Jesus Christ

3) a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination

4) relating to or characteristic of Christianity; " Christian rites"

5) One who believes, or professes or is assumed to believe, in Jesus Christ, and the truth as taught by Him; especially, one whose inward and outward life is conformed to the doctrines of Christ.

6) One born in a Christian country or of Christian parents, and who has not definitely becomes an adherent of an opposing system.

7) One of a Christian denomination which rejects human creeds as bases of fellowship, and sectarian names. They are congregational in church government, and baptize by immersion. They are also called Disciples of Christ, and Campbellites.

8) One of a sect ( called Christian Connection) of open- communion immersionists. The Bible is their only authoritative rule of faith and practice.

9) Pertaining to Christ or his religion; as, Christian people.

10) Pertaining to the church; ecclesiastical; as, a Christian court.

11) Characteristic of Christian people; civilized; kind; kindly; gentle; beneficent.

Common misspellings:

  • christain (39%)
  • christan (13%)
  • chrisitan (7%)
  • cristian (4%)
  • chirstian (4%)
  • christion (3%)
  • chritian (3%)
  • chrisitian (3%)
  • chistian (3%)
  • christin (2%)
boy

Christian

  \ch-ris-tian, chr(i)-stian\
 

Meaning: follower of Christ

Origin: Latin

Details:
Christian as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Christian), is pronounced KRIS-chen. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Christian is "follower of Christ". From Latin Christianus, a girl's name in the Middle Ages that became used as a male name, possibly due to the success of John Bunyan's "Pilgrim's Progress" (1684), whose hero is called Christian. The name of Christ is from Greek Khristos which is translated from the Hebrew term for "Messiah", meaning "anointed". The Cr- spellings are Spanish forms. In Denmark the name has been borne by ten kings since the 15th century. A famous bearer was the Danish author Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875). Actor Christian Slater; French fashion designers Christian Dior, Christian Lacroix; Dr. Christiaan Barnard.

Sounds Like: Chrystian.

Variants: Krystiano, Chrestien, Chretien, Chris, Christan, Christer, Christiano, Christie, Christo, Christos, Christy, Cristian, Cristen, Cristiano, Cristino, Criston, Cristos, Cristy, Kit, Kris, Krister, Kristian, Kristo, Krystian.

girl

Christian

  \ch-ris-tian, chr(i)-stian\
 

Meaning: follower of Christ

Origin: Latin

Details:
Christian as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Christian), is pronounced KRIS-t'-ynn. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Christian is "follower of Christ". From Latin Christianus. Christ is from Greek Khristos, a translation of the Hebrew term "Messiah", meaning "anointed". Christian and Christiana were used for women in medieval times, but by the 18th century, Christina was the more common form. Spanish and Italian forms begin with Cr-.

Related names: Christen.

Sounds Like: Christia, Christiann.

Variants: Kristienne, Chris, Christiaan, Christiana, Christiane, Christianna, Christianne, Christina, Chrystian, Cristian, Cristiana, Cristianna, Cristianne, Karsten, Khristian, Kristian, Kristien.

Examples of usage:

1) What is his Christian name? - "To-morrow?", Victoria Cross.

2) Christian name, I mean; not his father's." - "Somehow Good", William de Morgan.

3) Go to bed, and don't keep decent Christian people awake at this hour of the night. - "Somehow Good", William de Morgan.

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