Bocephus

First Name
<100
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bocephus

User Submitted Origins

English
50%
Hebrew
25%
Greek
17%
Celtic/Gaelic
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  • 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 / Gaelic 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 Bsohepcu. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Bocephus born Feb 20, 1990

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-Central approximately on 750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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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).