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3 Cleric names and what they mean, for cleric for baby boys, listing 1-3. Clark and Desmond are commonly used names, while Newman is rare in comparison.
Clark .. "Cleric, clerk." ..
Desmond .. South African cleric and activist Bishop Desmond Tutu.
Newman .. First used as a given name in England in the 19th century, probably due to the fame of reforming cleric John Henry (Cardinal) Newman ..
Capp .. "Chaplain." ..
Cotton .. In America, great Massachusetts clergyman Cotton Mather's writings contributed to the Salem witch trials .. He was named for his grandfather, early American clergyman John Cotton ..
Pell .. Possibly an occupational name indicating an ancestor who was a clerk.
Faraj .. "To cure."
Anson .. Possibly means "son of Ann" or "son of the divine" ..
Parrish .. A parish is the area under the care of one pastor or priest.
Beacher .. 19th-century preacher Henry Ward Beecher.
Barker .. Could mean "shepherd", or also relate to birch trees, as in Barclay ..
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