Given Name EUPHEMIA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ευφημια (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: yoo-FEM-ee-ə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "to use words of good omen" from Greek () "good" and φημι (phemi) "to speak, to declare". Saint Euphemia was an early martyr from Chalcedon.

Categories

Code Geass characters, currently out of the US top 1000, martyrs, Orthodox Saints, rare English names, saints, victims, virtues
DIMINUTIVES: Effie, Eppie, Femie, Phemie (English)
MASCULINE FORM: Euphemios (Ancient Greek)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Efimia (Greek), Eufemia (Italian), Eufêmia (Portuguese), Jefimija (Serbian), Eufemia (Spanish)