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Christianity get is name from Jesus Christ.


If you remember Paul of Tarsus from the Bible who spreads Christianity that's our guy for Christianity. Back then you didn't even have last names anyway so why is Jesus special? Paul started calling Jesus, "Christ"- it means "Anointed One" (follower of god). This ties to Jesus Christ -> Christianity.
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