English surname
"from Paris"

Parish Origin and Meaning

The name Parish is a boy's name of French origin meaning "from Paris".

More masculine than Paris for a boy, but in danger of being misunderstood as that name; has a slightly churchy feel.

Famous People Named Parish

  • Perrish CoxAmerican NFL football player
  • Elijah Parish LovejoyAmerican journalist and abolitionist

Parish in Pop Culture

  • Stanton Parishcharacter from TV series "Alphas"