Memphis - Meaning of Memphis

What does Memphis mean?

[ 2 syll. mem-(p)his, me-mph-is ] The baby girl name Memphis is pronounced as MEHMFihS- †. Memphis is used mostly in the English language and it is of Old Greek origin. The name means from Memphis, ancient Egypt; from Memphis, Tennessee, US. It represents the transferred use of the geographic name as a given name.

The names Memphus and Memphys are derivatives of Memphis.

Another variant of Memphis is the short form Mem.

See also the related categories, english, greek, geographic, and ancient.

Memphis is not frequently used as a baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000. Memphis has also been used as a boy name.

Baby names that sound like Memphis include Mabil, Mavas, Mavis, Mavise, Maviss, Mavisse, Mavos, Mavus, Mavys, Mavyss, Mavysse, Memphus, Memphys, Mabill, Mapiya, Moneefa, Moniefa, Monifah, Monipha, and Moniphah.

† Pronunciation for Memphis: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"

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