The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the girl name Sapphire

Meanings & Origins of Sapphire

What does Sapphire mean? What is the origin?

Origin Spanish
Meaning Sapphire \s(a)-pphi-re\ as a girl's name is pronounced SAFF-ire. It is of English origin. Jewel name and the birthstone for September. The Hebrew names Sapir and Saphira, like the English word and name Sapphire, are derived from the Hebrew term for the gem. Sapir is very rarely used, probably because the biblical Sapphira was a woman who was executed by God for lying. Safira (sa-FEER-ah) (Spanish) is based on Ceferino, from Zephyr, the name of a third-century pope.

Sapphire has 4 variant forms: Safira, Saphira, Sapphira and Sephira.

Baby names that sound like Sapphire are Sabra and Zippora.

Origin Hebrew
Meaning Beautiful

More Details About Sapphire

How popular is Sapphire? Any other details?

How to pronounce, Sapphire? \s(a)-pphi-re\
Popularity of Sapphire There were 205 US births last year.
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Sapphire is a girl name.
Sapphire starts with S
Sapphire is 8 letters long

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