Diminutive of Japheth"he expands"
Japhy Origin and Meaning
The name Japhy is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "he expands".
Japhy Ryder was a hero of Jack Kerouac's Dharma Bums. Compared with Moses and Noah, Japhy sounds downright adorable and eminently baby-worthy.
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Famous People Named Japhy
- Japhy GrantAmerican TV producer and writer
Japhy in Pop Culture
- Japhy Rydercharacter in Jack Kerouac's "Dharma Bums"