Definition of Christening in English :

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Christening meaning in English

Meaning of Christening in English

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Christening pronunciation in English

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Christening

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Noun

1. christening

giving a Christian name at baptism

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Christening

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noun
the Christian sacrament of baptism or the ceremony in which this is conferred

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Christening

see synonyms of christening
noun
the Christian act or ceremony of baptizing and giving a name to an infant; baptism

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Christening

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n.
1. The Christian sacrament of baptizing and naming an infant.
2. An inaugural ceremony in which something is declared ready for use, as when a newly built ship is named and launched.

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