[Adokimos]. St. Christopher's name before baptism. It
was changed to Christ-bearer because he carried over a stream a little
child, who (according to tradition) proved to be Jesus Christ.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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