Origin of Corpus ChristiL, Body of Christ
Corpus ChristiCor·pus Chris·ti
Origin of Corpus Christiafter Corpus Christi Bay (on which it lies): bay so named by Spanish explorers entering it (1519) on Corpus Christi
Origin of Corpus ChristiMiddle English from Medieval Latin Corpus Chrīstī body of Christ Latin corpus body Latin Chrīstī genitive of Chrīstus Christ
Latin, meaning "body of Christ".