Meaning of Christer in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkrʌɪstə/


informal, derogatory
  • A sanctimonious or ostentatiously pious Christian.

    • ‘So is Hell what the Christers crack it up to be?’
    • ‘You have to admit that those darn Christers sure take Jesus too seriously.’
    • ‘This highly entertaining and consistently good series has drawn the wrath of various po-faced Christers.’
    • ‘For most of his first term he pandered to the Christer right.’
    • ‘This movie met with a yawn even by his fellow Christers.’


Mid 17th century from Christ + -er.