Cephas Name Meaning and Origin

Cephas is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Cephas means “Rock”.


Cephas Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Hebrew”



Cephas is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “SEE + fas”


Cephas Name Meaning:

Cephas is a biblical name with Hebrew origins. In Hebrew, the name means ‘war leader’. However, it could also mean ‘rock or stone’.



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

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Famous people with this name:

Cephas Chimedza, Zimbabwean footballer;

Cephas Zhuwao, Zimbabwean cricketer;

Cephas Lumina, Zambian U.N. lawyer and human rights expert;

Cephas Washburn, American missionary to the Cherokee;

Cephas Matafi, Zimbabwean Olympic distance runner;

Cephas Thompson, American portrait painter;

Saint Cephas of Iconium, one of the Seventy Disciples; bishop of Iconium, Pamphylia, Turkey;

Ron Cephas Jones, American actor;

Jasmine Cephas Jones, American actress; daughter of Ron Cephas Jones




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