Given Name PROKOPIOS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Προκοπιος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek προκοπη (prokope) "progress, advance". Saint Prokopios was an early Christian martyr who was beheaded in Palestine during the persecutions of the Roman emperor Diocletian.

Categories

martyrs, saints
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Prokopis (Greek), Prokopiy, Prokopy (Russian)