Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. SAF-ie-ər

Meaning & History

From the name of the gemstone, the blue birthstone of September, which is derived from Greek σάπφειρος (sappheiros), ultimately from the Hebrew word סַפִּיר (sappir).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesSapphira(Biblical) Sappheire(Biblical Greek) Saffira(Biblical Latin) Safira(Esperanto)


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Entry updated May 29, 2020