- a former name (1624–1877) of Oslo
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- Place Namesformer name of Oslo.
- Sport(sometimes l.c.) Also called Christie, Christy. any of several skiing turns executed in order to change direction on a downhill run or for decreasing speed or stopping, esp. a turn in which the body is swung around with the skis kept parallel.