Given Name SAPPHIRE

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: SAF-ier   [details]

Meaning & History

From the name of the gemstone, the blue birthstone of September, which is derived from Greek σαπφειρος (sappheiros), ultimately from the Hebrew word סַפִּיר (sappir).

Categories

birthstones, blue, colors, Elder Scrolls characters, gemstones, nature, Sailor Moon characters, Steven Universe characters, word names
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Sapphira (Biblical), Sappheire (Biblical Greek), Saffira (Biblical Latin), Safira (Esperanto)
  England and Wales
2016