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GenderMasculine
ScriptsΤρυφων Ancient Greek

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek τρυφη (tryphe) meaning "softness, delicacy". Saint Tryphon, a gooseherder from Syria, was martyred in the 3rd century.
Feminine FormsTryphaina, Tryphosa
Other Languages & CulturesTrifon Bulgarian Tryfon Greek

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Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute