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Boy Names Starting with Par-

Par- baby names and what they mean, with 16 results. Par- names are used more often as masculine names. These boy names were at the top of their popularity in 2013 (ADOPTION OF 0.31%) and are somewhat less widespread today (ADOPTION 0.23%, 26.4% LESS), with names such as Paris becoming less trendy. Parker (#96) is the most trendy boy name in this compilation, while Parmer (TOP 4%) and Paradis (4%) are conventional Par- last names.

Par- names

Par - Parvaiz

Form of Peter. Root fr. Greek language. "Rock." Parv is a slightly prominent birth name. See also Pal.

Paris and variants

Paris, var. Parris1
Derived fr. Greek word. .. Paris was the young and beautiful .. Paris, Parris (compare Waris, Daris) are common -ris suffix surnames.

Parker and variants

Parker, var. Parks, Parkman, Parkes, Parke
Root fr. Old English language. "Park keeper." Parke, Parkes and Parkman are more unconventional as baby names among the forms of Parker.

Parkins, var. Parkin, Parken
Based on English language. "Rock." Parkins, Parken and Parkin are not in the Top 2000.

Parmenio, var. Parmenius, Parmenios
Derived fr. Spanish word. "Studious, of intelligence." Parmenio, Parmenios and Parmenius are rarely adopted as children's names.

Parnell and variants

Parnell, var. Parrnell, Parnel
Derived fr. Latin language. "Country bumpkin." Less popular today. Parnell was the variant last appearing (1960-1969) in the Top 2000.

Root fr. Old English word. "Castle park." Compare last names Parra (UPPER 1%), Paro (14%). See also Peer.

Parrish and variants

Parrish, var. Parriss, Parris2, Parish
Derived fr. Old French word. "Ecclesiastical locality." Parish, Parris and Parrish are more prevalent as children's names compared to Parriss.

Parry1, var. Parrie, Parrey
Root fr. Old Welsh language. "Son of Harry." Uncommon as baby names, but Parry, Parrey, etc. are similar to the more familiar Barry.

Var. of Perry. Root fr. Latin. "Traveler, wanderer." Parry is not frequently used as a birth name. See also Parr.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Par- names: Paris, Parish, Parker, Parks, Parnell

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Par- names: Parris, Parrish

Parsifal, Parsefal, Parsafal
Var. of Percival. Derivative of Old French element. "Pierce the vale." Parsafal, Parsefal and Parsifal are not in the Top 2000.

Parsons, var. Parson
Origin fr. Old English language. "Clergyman." Not in Top 2000.

Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic element. Variant of Bartholomew (Aramaic) son of .. Not Top 2000 name.

Parthenios, var. Parthenius
Stems fr. Greek. "Maiden-like." Not in Top 2000.

From Old English. .. possibly castle park settlement or Peter's .. Rather uncommon as a baby name, Parton exists more frequently as a surname. See also Warton.

Parvaiz, var. Parwiz, Parviz, Parvez
Stems fr. Farsi, Persian elements. "Commendable." Not Top 2000 names.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Par- names for boys.

1. Par - Parvaiz
Peter [Par], Paris [Parris], Parker [Parks, Parke, Parkes, Parkman], Parkins [Parkin, Parken], Parmenio [Parmenius, Parmenios], Parnell [Parnel, Parrnell], Parr, Parrish [Parish, Parris, Parriss], Parry [Parrie, Parrey], Perry [Parry], Percival [Parsifal, Parsefal, Parsafal], Parsons [Parson], Parthalan, Parthenios [Parthenius], Parton, Parvaiz [Parwiz, Parviz, Parvez]

Usage comparison for Par- names