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Gender: Female Meaning of Orpah: "a fawn" Origin of Orpah: Hebrew

The name Orpah is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "a fawn". Orpah and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

Old Testament name of the daughter-in-law of Naomi, now eclipsed by the originally misspelled Oprah.

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Famous People Named Orpah

Orpah, Biblical daughter-in-law of Naomi

Pop Culture References for the name Orpah

Orpha, Oprah, Ofrit, Ophrah, Afra, Orpa, Orphie, Aphra


RoddyThlayli Says:


This makes me think of Orpington chickens.

juliabrowneyes Says:


I feel like a person with this name would be nicknamed Oprah.