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Gender: M Pronunciation: MEM-fiss Meaning of Memphis: "Enduring and beautiful" Origin of Memphis: Greek and Coptic "Enduring and beautiful" Memphis's Popularity in 2016: #622

A place name with so much history, from Ancient Egypt, where so many pyramids were built, to the US blues southern city. The name also has a great meaning. Although its getting used on babies of both genders, Memphis is still more common for boys than girls.

Famous People Named Memphis

Memphis Depay, Dutch footballer
Memphis Bleek, stage name of Malik Cox, American rapper
Memphis Kirke Mosberg (b. 2012) son of actress Jemima Kirke and husband Michael Mosberg

Pop Culture References for the name Memphis

Memphis, penguin in animated film Happy Feet
Memphis Campbell, a character in Libba Bray's "The Diviners"
Randall "Memphis" Raines, character in film "Gone In 60 Seconds"
Memphis May Fire, screamo/rock band
Memphis, Tennessee
Memphis, Egypt