Bishop Names

Bishop names and what they mean, for bishop, priest, pope, apostles, apostle, patriarch, archbishop for males. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.2738%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.2463%, down 10%), but with names such as Marquis, Chad, Dennis, Eugene and Fidel falling out of style. The trendier boy names among these are Matthias (#580), Abram (#377), Leo (#97), Roman (#113) and Desmond (#329), and there is a resurgence in baby name usage for Abram and Leo.


Aaron - Ambrose

Page 1/7 of 114 Bishop names.

Aaron 1 .. .. the first high priest of Israel .. Aaron, Ari, Aron and Ronnie were Top birth names in 2014. [Aaran, Aaro, Aaronas, Aeron, Aeryn, Aharon, Ahran, Ahren, Arand, Ari, .. 27 more]

Abbott 2 .. Based on Old English word. "Father, priest." Outside Top 1000. An abbot is the head of .. [Ab, Abbie, Abbot, Abby, Abott, .. 6 more]

Abram 3 .. The patriarch Abraham's name before God .. Popular as last names, and Abram (top 4%), Avram (32%), Bram (20%) are comparable to common -ram last names Goram (top 89%), Stram (31%). [Abe, Abey, Abie, Bram, .. 6 more]

Adnan 4 .. .. of the biblical patriarch Ibrahim (Abraham) .. Rather uncommon as a baby name, Adnan occurs more often as a surname. See also Annan.

Adrian 5 .. .. the 12th century pope Adrian IV .. Adrian (cf. Berrian, Kurian) is a common -rian suffix last name. [Ade, Adreeyan, Adron, Adryan, Arjen, Aydrean, Aydreean, Hadrien, .. 19 more]

Agapito 6 .. .. Pope (later Saint) Agapetus in the .. Agapito (cf. Saito, Ricapito) is a common -ito suffix surname. [Agapeto, Agapios, .. 1 more]

Aidan 7 .. .. Name of a bishop of Ferns .. Adoption of Eidan and variants soared in 2008 and is lower today, with Aydan, Aidyn and Aedan becoming less in vogue. [Aedan, Aiden, Ayden, Edan, Eidan, Eiden, .. 6 more]

Aldrich 8 .. .. century was a bishop of Le .. Rare. Elldrich, var., like Ulrich, Bardrich, use the familiar masculine-sounding -rich ending. [Al, Alrick, Eldrich, Eldridge, Richie, Ritch, Ritchie, .. 15 more]

Alexander 9 .. .. English poet Alexander Pope; American statesman .. Listed in Top 1000. [Al, Alaster, Alaxander, Alek, Aleko, Aleksandar, Aleksander, Aleksanteri, Alessandro, Alexandre, .. 60 more]

Ambrose 10 .. .. century was the Bishop of Milan .. A slightly offbeat baby name, Ambrose is found more frequently as a surname. [Am, Ambroggio, Ambrogio, Ambroise, Ambros, Ambrossij, .. 12 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bishop names: Aaron, Abram, Adrian, Aidan, Alexander, Ambrose

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Quick Index

Summary of Bishop names (and variants) for boys.

Aaron - Ambrose
Aaron [37], Abbott [11], Abram [10], Adnan, Adrian [27], Agapito [3], Aidan [11], Aldrich [22], Alexander [70], Ambrose [17]

Anacletus - Cletus
Anacletus [3], Andrew [49], Aniketos [3], Anselm [8], Apostolos, Augustine [11], Bartholomew [29], Benedict [23], Benjamin [29], Bishop [1], Boniface [5], Braulio [2], Camilo [3], Cecil [4], Celesto [6], Cephas, Chad [5], Cipriano [6], Clement [13], Cletus [9]

Conley - Fabian
Conley, Conrad [10], Cope, Cormac [2], Cornelius [18], Cyprian [3], Damian [19], Delphin [8], Denis [1], Dennis [17], Desiderio [11], Desmond [3], Dionysius [7], Eldred [2], Eleazar [8], Eli [5], Elmo [1], Eugene [24], Eusebius [12], Fabian [22]

Faron - John
Faron [5], Felim [2], Felix [12], Fergus [6], Fermin [1], Fidel [12], Finbar [11], Flaminio [1], Forest [5], Fulgentius [1], Fulton, Garmon, Gaston [2], Gillespie [2], Gregory [18], Innocenzio [3], Ira, James [28], Jethro [2], John [85]

Justus - Peter
Justus [1], Kahn, Lacrosse, Laud, Leo [9], Leviticus, Lot, Magus, Marquis [15], Matthew [34], Matthias [8], Mendel [2], Mercury [3], Nathaniel [15], Nicholas [61], Noah [5], Paladio [1], Parrish [3], Paul [26], Peter [21]

Philip - Urban
Philip [20], Pio [1], Pope, Prescott [3], Presley [7], Preston, Roman [7], Santiago [5], Saul [4], Seabury, Sextus [3], Simon [15], Spiridon [7], Stanislaus [10], Swithin [2], Taggart [1], Terence [15], Thaddeus [15], Thomas [24], Urban [5]

Vincent - Zebediah
Vincent [19], Yves [7], Zadok [2], Zebediah [2]

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