Also called baptismal name. the name given one at baptism, as distinguished from the family name.
a person’s first or given name.
a personal name formally given to Christians at christening
noun 1. of or relating to a Protestant denomination (Christian Reformed Church) organized in the U.S. in 1857 by groups that had seceded from the Dutch Reformed Church.
[kris-chuh n-sand; Norwegian kris-tyahn-sahn] /ˈkrɪs tʃənˌsænd; Norwegian ˌkrɪs tyɑnˈsɑn/ noun 1. former name of . /ˈkrɪstʃənˌsænd; Norwegian kristianˈsan/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Kristiansand
[kris-chuh nz-burg] /ˈkrɪs tʃənzˌbɜrg/ noun 1. a town in SW Virginia.
noun 1. a system of religious teaching, founded in 1866 by Mary Baker Eddy and based on the Scriptures, the most notable application of which is the practice of spiritual healing. noun 1. the religious system and teaching of the Church of Christ, Scientist. It was founded by Mary Baker Eddy (1866) and emphasizes spiritual […]