You will receive an email (no more than once per day) summarizing any new mentions of Effie on Nameberry. Would you like to follow Effie?
Gender: FMeaning of Effie: "pleasant speech"Origin of Effie: Greek
Popularity: this week.
Effie is the old-fashioned short form for Euphemia, which seems a little too barefoot and tattered to be revivable--though you never know, wih names like Hattie and Letty making comebacks. Effie is a character in The Hunger Games.
Effie is Hannah Gruen's scatterbrained niece in the NancyDrew mystery series.
Effie Kaligaris, Lena's sister in "Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants"
Effie Trinket, character in "The Hunger Games"
Effie White, a main character from "Dreamgirls" Effy Stonem, a main character in the 1st and 2nd Generation of UK "skins"
Effie Gray, wife to pre-raphaelite painter JohnEverettMillais, previously married to JohnRuskin.
Effie Briest is the heroine of the same titled novel by German realist writer Theodor Fontane.