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Bishop baby names and what they mean, for bishop, priest, pope, apostles, with 115 results. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex 136 years ago (USAGE OF 19.43%) and is now significantly reduced (USAGE 9.18%, 53%), with names such as Terence going out of style. The trendier boy names among these are Roman (#98), Benjamin (#6), Noah (#1), Santiago (#106) and Felix (#247), while Domian (TOP 44%) and Abrham (78%) are common last names. Here is the list of Priest names for girls.

Bishop names

Aaron - Bishop | Boniface - Dennis | Desiderio - Fulgentius | Fulton - Marquis | Matthew - Saul | Seabury - Zebediah

Aaron - Bishop

Aaron

Aaron
.. the first high priest of Israel .. Aadon is also a slightly favored baby name. [Ronny, Haroun, Ayren, Arron, Aron, Arin, Arend, Airyn, Airen, Ahron, .. 27 more]

Abbott

Abbott
Derived fr. Old English language. "Father, priest." Abbott, Abott (compare Annett, Acott) are common -tt suffix last names. An abbot is the head of .. [Abott, Abe, Abad, Ab, .. 7 more]

Abram

Abram
The patriarch Abraham's name before God .. Abe (UPPER 7%), Abram (4%), Abramo (22%), Avram (32%) and Bram (20%) occur often as surnames. [Bram, Avrom, .. 8 more]

Adnan

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

Adrian

Adrian
.. the 12th century pope Adrian IV .. Adoption of Adrian, Ade, etc. as birth names in 2016 was 0.9% less than the previous year. [Haydrien, Arjen, Adryan, Adrin, Adrien, .. 22 more]

Agapito

Agapito
.. Pope (later Saint) Agapetus in the .. Less widespread today. Agapito was the variation last appearing (1960-1969) in the Top 2000. [Agapios, Agapetus, .. 1 more]

Aidan

Aidan
.. Name of a bishop of Ferns .. Aidan has waned in popularity as a children's name circa 2003. [Eiden, Ayden, Aidyn, Aidano, .. 7 more]

Aldrich
.. century was a bishop of Le .. Less used today. Richie was the variant last appearing (2014) in the Top 2000. [Ritchy, Ritch, Richie, Rich, Eldritch, Alrick, Alldrich, Aldritch, Aldrin, Aldridge, .. 12 more]

Alexander

Alexander
.. English poet Alexander Pope; American statesman .. Adoption of Saunder and variants was well-received among parents 12 years ago and is less today, with Alec becoming less stylish. [Zandros, Zander, Sasha, Sascha, Sandros, Sandor, Lexo, Iskander, Allistir, Alistir, .. 60 more]

Ambrose

Ambrose
.. century was the Bishop of Milan .. Ambrose and variants became less popular last year, falling -53 rankings as children's names with Ambrose dropping the most. [Emrys, Ambrossij, Ambrosi, Ambroise, Ambroggio, Am, .. 12 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bishop names: Aaron, Abbott, Abram, Adnan, Adrian

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bishop names: Agapito, Aidan, Alexander, Ambrose, Andrew

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bishop names: Augustine, Bartholomew, Benedict, Benjamin, Bishop

Anacletus
Name of the third pope. Cletus is commonplace (TOP 83%) as a male name, while Anacleto, Anacletus and Cleto are infrequently used. [Cletus, Cleto, Anacleto]

Andrew

Andrew
.. first chosen of the 12 apostles .. Anders and Andres are trendy versions. [Ondrey, Ondre, Ohndre, Mandrew, Drew, Dandy, Andy, Andrzej, Andrij, Andries, .. 39 more]

Aniketos
.. second century martyred pope who was .. Aniketos, Anisio, etc. were not among 2016's Top names. [Anisio, .. 2 more]

Anselm
.. (11th century) was archbishop of Canterbury .. Ansel (UPPER 14%), Anselm (30%), Anselmi (21%), Anselmo (7%) and Elmo (34%) are found regularly as surnames. [Selmo, Elmo, Anselmo, Ansel, Anse, .. 3 more]

Apostolos
Based on Greek word. "Apostle, disciple." Apostolos is not a Top 2000 name.

Augustine

Augustine
.. was the first archbishop of Canterbury. Adoption of Augustine and variants as children's names in 2016 was 40.5% less than a decade ago. [Avgustin, Austen, Augustin, .. 8 more]

Bartholomew

Bartholomew
.. of the twelve apostles, Nathanael, known .. Bart is a recognizable (TOP 47%) first name. [Thole, Bertel, Bat, Bartow, Bartolomej, Bartlomiej, Bartin, Barthlomeo, Barth, Bartel, .. 19 more]

Benedict

Benedict
.. used by 16 popes and the .. Bennett and Benicio are contemporarily stylish versions. [Venedictos, Benoit, Bennie, Bennett, Bennedikt, Bengt, Benedikt, Benedictos, Benedick, Bendick, .. 13 more]

Benjamin

Benjamin
.. son of the patriarch Jacob and .. Benjamin, Ben and Benny are Top 2000 baby names. [Yemin, Venyamin, Jamin, Binyamino, Benyamin, Benny, Benjimen, Benjiman, Benjey, Benjamino, .. 19 more]

Bishop

Bishop
"Bishop." Bishop and Bishopp are scantly used masculine names. .. one serving the bishop, or bishop's .. [Bishopp]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Bishop names [and variants] for boys.

1. Aaron - Bishop
Aaron [37], Abbott [11], Abram [10], Adnan, Adrian [27], Agapito [3], Aidan [11], Aldrich [22], Alexander [70], Ambrose [17], 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, 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 [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 [27], Hildebrand [3], Innocenzio [3], Ira, James [28], Jethro [2], John [85], 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 [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 [19], Yves [7], Zadok [2], Zebediah [2]

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