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Origin and Meaning of Bocephus

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  • A submission from Texas, United States says the name Bocephus means "Refers to "Wild roots of an oak tree stump that are deep and unmovable." Bo="Tree or limbs or roots" + Ce="long or runs deep" + Phus="Wild or tangled or troubling or crazed"" and is of Celtic origin.
  • A user from Florida, United States says the name Bocephus is of Greek origin and means "Ox head. Like Alexander's horse. Bous =Ox, Kephali = Head. Bocephalos/ox headed. Bocephus is probably the latinized version. Ox Head because of the concave shape of his head, like a bull/ox.".
  • A submission from Florida, United States says the name Bocephus means "Wild or untameable" and is of Greek origin.
  • A submission from Georgia, United States says the name Bocephus means "He who comes is a rock" and is of Hebrew origin.
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Fun Facts about the name Bocephus

  • How Popular is the name Bocephus? Bocephus is the 45,947th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Bocephus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 55 babies born with the first name Bocephus in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bocephus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1986 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Bocephus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bocephus is Tuesday, November 2nd, 1982.
  • What year had the most people named Bocephus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bocephus was in 2017 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Bocephus: Your name in reverse order is Suhpecob. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ousehcbp. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Bocephus born Jan 29, 1984

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern India approximately on 1225. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).