Gender: Male Meaning of Parish: "ecclesiastical locality" Origin of Parish: French

Parish Origin and Meaning

The name Parish is a boy's name of French origin meaning "ecclesiastical locality".

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

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Pop Culture References for the name Parish

Parriss, Parry, Parrie, Parrysh, Parrisch


SoDallas3 Says:


Like this more as a girl's middle name, but I guess it could work as a boy's middle name as well.

mabespark Says:


Am I pronouncing this wrong, or does it sound like perish?