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Alpheus Origin and Meaning

The name Alpheus is boy's name of Greek origin meaning "changing".
There is some disagreement whether there are one or two figures named Alpheus in the Bible. There's an Alpheus who's the father of James and an Alpheus who's the father of Levi, and if James and Levi are brothers, then that's the same Alpheus. Or not.

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Famous People Named Alpheus

  • Sir Alpheus Cleophas MortonBritish politician and architect
  • Alpheus Felchfifth Governor of Michigan
  • Alpheus BabcockAmerican musical instrument maker

Alpheus in Pop Culture

  • Sir Alpheus Mengodistinguished surgeon in 'The Undying Fire' (1919) by H. G. Wells