Japhet

♂ Name Japhet – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Japhet

Japhet is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Japhet

Japhet is a variant of the Hebrew name Japheth. In the bible, he is one of the three sons of Noah, along with Shem and Ham.

Meaning of Japhet

The name Japhet means “enlarged”, “opened” or “he (God) extends” (from Hebrew “פתה/pāṯâ” = to be spacious/open/wide), but as well “beautiful” (from Hebrew “yafé/יָפֶה”).

Pronunciation of Japhet

Alternate spelling of Japhet

Jafet Jafeth Jaffet Japheth

Japhet in the categories

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Name Statistic: Japhet is ranked #2745 overall ↓↓ -610

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3673 ↑↑ 10096
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3426 ↑↑ 10244
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 14010 ↓↓ -135
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1571 ↓↓ -1103
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2991 ↑↑ 10295
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3557 ↑↑ 525
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 5619 ↓↓ -4789
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1280 ↓↓ -328
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 12394 ↓↓ -11496
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2144 ↓↓ -1557
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 8511 ↓↓ -3651
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1460 ↑↑ 9421
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 2983 ↑↑ 3279
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 2845 ↑↑ 1809
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 13222 ↓↓ -12543
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3601 ↓↓ -2850
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 13949 ↓↓ -12086
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1884 ↑↑ 11527
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1144 ↓↓ -241
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