Shifra

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Shifra

Shifra

Beauty

From Hebrew Shiphrah, the name of one of the midwives who defied the Pharaoh’s order to drown all newborn Hebrew boys (Exodus 1:15-19).

Meaning:

Beauty, grace

Origin:

Hebrew

Gender:

For a girl

Popularity:

Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

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