Given Name SHIPHRAH

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: שִׁפְרָה (Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Means "beautiful" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of one of the midwives who disobeys the Pharaoh's order to kill any Hebrew boys they deliver.

Categories

biblical women
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Shifra (Biblical Hebrew), Shifra (Hebrew)