Paraschos (Greek: Παράσχος) is a Greek male given name and surname which – in its Latinized form – can also be found in the Greek diaspora. It is derived from the ecclesiastical phrase Παράσχου, Κύριε ("Grant this, O Lord"), the first part of which is a conjugated (aorist) form of the Greek verb παρέχω ("to give", "to provide", "to offer").
Notable people with this name include:
- "Statistics and meaning of name Paraschos". namespedia.com. Retrieved 2017-05-21.
Surname Paraschos is used at least 141 times in at least 7 countries.
- "Paraschos Surname Meaning & Statistics". forebears.io. Retrieved 2017-05-21.
Approximately 925 people bear this surname. Most prevalent in: Greece; Highest density in: Greece
- "Παράσχος". onomatologio.gr (in Greek). Retrieved 2017-05-21.