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Priest Names

25 Priest names that mean priest for boys, listing Priest baby names 1-20. Aaron, Cecil, Damian, Eli, Forest, Ira and Preston are popular names. Abbott, Camilo, Eleazar, Flaminio, Jethro, Kahn, Leviticus, Magus, Mendel, Mercury, Parrish, Prescott and Presley are uncommon names. View Priest baby names below for name meanings or search Priest names for girls.


Aaron ... Moses' brother Aaron was the first high priest of Israel ... [37]

Abbott ... "Father, priest." ... [11]

Camilo ... "Helper to the priest." ... [2]

Cecil ... Saint Cecilius was a priest of Carthage (third century) ... [4]

Damian ... The Belgian priest Father Damien is honored as the man who gave his life helping the lepers of Molokai in Hawaii ... [19]

Eleazar ... the son of Aaron and later his successor as high priest of Israel ... [8]

Eli ... Biblical: Eli was a priest and judge who brought up the prophet Samuel ... [4]

Flaminio ... "Roman priest." [1]

Forest ... Saint John Forest (16th century) was one of the numerous English priests who were martyred during the conflicts between King Henry VIII and the Pope ... [5]

Ira ... Biblical: the name of a priest or chief minister to King David ...

Jethro ... a priest of Midian ... [2]

Kahn ... "Priest."

Leviticus ... which contains religious and ethical laws for priests and believers.

Magus ... are supposedly from a tribe of priests from ancient Iran ...

Mendel ... was a 19th-century Austrian priest and abbot of an order of monks. [2]

Mercury ... A sixth-century priest named Mercury changed his name to John after he was elected to the papacy ... [3]

Parrish ... Place name. A parish is the area under the care of one pastor or priest. [3]

Prescott ... "Priest's cottage." ... [3]

Presley ... "Priest's meadow." ... [7]

Preston ... "Priest's town." ...

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Popularity of Priest names: Aaron, Camilo, Cecil, Damian, Eli, Forest, Ira, Parrish, PrestonComparison of popularity of Priest names on this page.

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