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Re: CHAT: OT CHAT: Asperger's syndrome

From:Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...>
Date:Friday, June 30, 2000, 8:36
At 20:46 28/06/00 +0200, you wrote:
>> >> French masculine first name, Greek-Christian origin. :) >> > >Greek Christophoros = Christbearer, or something like that. PHOR- in phoros >is a gradus apophonicus of the verb PHERO, to bring, Latin 'fero', English >'bear'. >
Exactly! Christbearer is the correct translation. It was the man who carried Jesus when this one was baptised by John the Baptist in the river (don't remember which river :) ). At least that's what I've been told. Now Saint Christophe is the protector of travelers. Christophe Grandsire |Sela Jemufan Atlinan C.G. "Reality is just another point of view." homepage : (ou :