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Alphaeus - Meaning of Alphaeus

What does Alphaeus mean?

Meaning of the name Alphaeus

[ 3 syll. al-(p)hae-(u)(s), alp-ha-eus ] The baby boy name Alphaeus is pronounced aeL-FIY-ahS (English) †. Alphaeus has its origins in the Hebrew language. The first name is derived from Alphaios (Greek), which is itself from a Hebrew name of the meaning 'changing'. In the New Testament of the Bible, Alphaeus was the father of the apostle James and the husband of Mary.

See also the related categories, mary, apostle (teacher), bible (biblical), greek, and hebrew.

Alphaeus is not frequently used as a baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Alphaeus include Alphius, Alfea, Alfeos, Alpheus, Alphyus, Alvea, Uolevea, Albek, Albis, Albus, Albys, Alfa, Alfaeus, Alfah, Alfeus, Alphah, Alpheaus, Alphoeus, Alvah, and Alvis.

† Pronunciation for Alphaeus: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"


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