Christen

What is Christen ?

Christen is (verb) 1. to give a name to a Christian baby in church She was christened Natasha. 2. to give a name to something She was christened the ‘Iron Lady’ by the press. 3. to use something for the first time Come and help us christen our new set of champagne glasses.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level