What does Parish mean?
Parish [parish] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Parish) has its root in Old French, and Parish means "ecclesiastical locality". Parish is an alternate form of Parrish (Old French): place name.
(male) Palish, Perish, ..
(female) Parcia, .. Middle name pairings:
Parish Aarush (P.A.), ..
How popular is Parish?
Parish is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#2327 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Parish entered the list in 1991 and reached its top rank of #1856 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Parish listed in the Top 2000 are Parris and Parrish. Adoption of these forms of Parish was more pronounced in 1993 (average #1574).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Baris, Cash▲, Faivish, Faris, Farrish, Fish, Gadish, Ganesh, Garith, Hamish, Harish, Hersh, Hirsh, Jabesh, Janesh, Jaris, Koresh, Mahesh, Marsh, Nash▲, Padric, Pagiel, Paice, Paige, Pain, Paine, Pali, Palila, Par, Paris▼, Parke, Parken, Parker▲, Parkes, Parkin, Parkins, Parks, Parnel, Parr, Parrey, Parrie, Parry, Parson, Parton, Parvez, Parviz, Parwiz, Pasha, Patin, Patric, Patrice, Patrick▼, Patrik, Pats, Patsy▼, Pears, Poriel, Price, Prime, Primo, Prinz, Prior, Purvis, Purviss, Tavish, Walsh and Zariah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Parish.