English occupational name

Bishop Origin and Meaning

The name Bishop is a boy's name of English origin.

Reese Witherspoon's Deacon has opened this churchy direction for occupational names. It reentered the US Top 1000 in 2015.

# 998 in the US

Bishop Rank in US Top 1000

# 1776 on Nameberry

Bishop Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Bishop Popularity

Famous People Named Bishop

  • Eric Marlon Bishopbirth name of American actor Jamie Foxx
  • J. Michael BishopAmerican immunologist; winner of the Nobel Prize
  • Joey BishopAmerican comedian

Bishop in Pop Culture

  • Bishopandroid in the Aliens films
  • Bishopmutant in X,Men comics
  • Bishopcharacter in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series
  • Bishopcharacter in the computer game Neverwinter Nights 2
  • Bishopcharacter in the film Juice
  • Bishopcharacter in computer game Ultima Underworld II: Labyrinth of Worlds
  • BishopFangire in the 2008 series Kamen Rider Kiva
  • Bishopcharacter in Tom Clancy's "Rainbow Six: Vegas 2"
  • Peter and Walter Bishopcharacters on TV's "Fringe"
  • Eleanor Bishopcharacter in the TV series NCIS