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Gender: F Meaning of Hephzibah: "my delight is in her" Origin of Hephzibah: Hebrew

A "you can't do this to your daughter" name.

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Famous People Named Hephzibah

Hephzibah, Biblical wife of Hezekiah, King of Judah, and mother of Manasseh
Hephzibah Menuhin, American-Australian pianist and activist
Hephzibah Beulah Dumville Bechly, American farm wife and letter writer
Hephzibah Jenkins Townsend, American baker and plantation wife

Pop Culture References for the name Hephzibah

Hephzibah "Eppie" Marner, character in George Eliot's Silas Marner (1861)
Hephzibah, symbolic name for Zion once it has been restored to the favor of Yahweh in Isaiah 62:4.
'Mrs White's name is that. Her husband calls her "Hep", and she doesn't like it. She says when he calls out "Hep-Hep!" she feels just as if the next minute he was going to yell "Hurrah!" And she doesn't like to be hurrahed at.' [Eleanor H. Porter, Pollyanna, 1913]

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