Given Name ZEPHANIAH

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: צְפַנְיָה (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: ze-fə-NIE-ə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name צְפַנְיָה (Tzefanyah) meaning "YAHWEH has hidden". This is the name of one of the twelve minor prophets of the Old Testament, the author of the Book of Zephaniah.

Categories

biblical, books of the Bible, minor prophets of the Old Testament
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Tzefanyah (Biblical Hebrew), Zeph (English), Zephania (Southern African)