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Bishop Meaning


What does Bishop mean?

The name Bishop is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Bishop is "overseer".

Bishop is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Bi-shop.

The Given Name Bishop

Embraced by many parents, the name Bishop, is one of timelessness and class.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Bishop Sankey.

Bishop Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,045 in baby name popularity for boys with 187 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 988 in baby name popularity for boys with 207 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Bishop has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Bishop Name Popularity Page.

Bishop Related Names

Famous Bishops

  • Bishop Sankey ~ Football Player

Bishop Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Bishop.

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Bishop Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Bishop in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Bishop.

Just for fun, see the name Bishop in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Bishop in Nautical Flags page.