Ephesus - Meaning of Ephesus

What does Ephesus mean?

[ syll. ep-he-sus, eph-es-us ] The baby girl name Ephesus is pronounced ihF-ihSAHS †. Ephesus has its origins in the Hebrew language. Ephesus is of the meaning 'from the desired place'.

See also the related categories, hebrew and desired (heart).

Ephesus is uncommon as a baby name for girls. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Ephesus include Eabha (Irish), Ebuka (Igbo), Efea, Efeah, Efiah, Efua (Fante), Ephea, Epheah, Evacsa, Evacska, Evicka (Czech), Evika, Evuska (Czech), Ivia, Ivannia, Eepa (Hawaiian), Eva (Czech, Dutch, English, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Scandinavian, Slavic, Spanish, Hungarian, Indian, and Polish), Evike (Hungarian), Ipsa (Indian), and Ipsah.

† approx English pronunciation for Ephesus: IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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