Gender Masculine
Scripts Νυμφᾶς(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Short form of Nymphodoros. This name is mentioned briefly by Paul in his epistle to the Colossians in the New Testament. Alternatively, the Greek text might be read as Nympha referring to a woman. Some bible translations use Nymphas, others use Nympha.

Related Names

Feminine FormNymphodora(Ancient Greek)


Sources & References

  1. Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, available from
Entry added June 9, 2023