Given Name TRYPHON

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Τρυφων (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 FORMS: Tryphaina, Tryphosa
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Trifon (Bulgarian), Tryfon (Greek)