Bishop - Meaning of Bishop

What does Bishop mean?

[ 2 syll. bis-hop, bi-sh-op ] The baby boy name Bishop is pronounced as BIH-SH-ahP †. Bishop's origin, as well as its use, is in the English language. Bishop's meaning is bishop.

Bish, Bishopp, Byshop, and Byshopp are variations of Bishop.

See also the related category english.

Bishop is a classic favorite. Today it is still somewhat popular as a baby name for boys, though to a lesser extent than it was before. In 1900, 0.011% of baby boys were named Bishop. It ranked at #582 then. The baby name has since markedly dropped in popularity, and in recent times it is of sporadic use. In 2018, its usage was only 0.011% and its ranking #988, but it was nevertheless the most regularly used out of all boy names in its group.

Baby names that sound like Bishop include Bhasvah, Bishopp, Busbee, Busbey, Busbi, Busbie, Busby, Bussbee, Bussbey, Bussbi, Bussbie, Bussby, Buzbie, Buzby, Byshop, Byshopp, Baboo, Basava, Boguslaw, and Busbea.

† Pronunciation for Bishop: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; P as in "pea (P.IY)"

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