Given Name ORPAH

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: עָרְפָּה (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: AWR-pə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "back of the neck" in Hebrew. Orpah was Naomi's second daughter-in-law in the Book of Ruth in the Old Testament.

Categories

biblical, biblical women
VARIANT: Orpha
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: 'Orpah (Biblical Hebrew), Orpha (English)
SAME SPELLING: 'Orpah