Other Origin(s):Dutch, Irish
If you’re looking for a name that gives a subtle nod to your faith, you might want to consider the name Persons. Masculine and of English origin, it means “clergyman” and is believed to stem from the Middle Dutch word persoon or parson, which denotes a parish priest or a servant. Also a surname, it is most commonly used in England and Ireland and can be traced back to the ancient Anglo-Saxon culture of Britain—perfect for honoring your little one’s heritage.
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