The definition of Christian name means the name you were given at birth or at a christening service.noun
An example of a Christian name is a person who was born as Anne.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
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the baptismal name or given name, as distinguished from the surname or family name
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A name given at baptism. Also called baptismal name.
- A name that precedes a person's family name, especially the first name.