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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Origin and Meaning of Seraph

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  • A user from Delaware, United States says the name Seraph is of Hebrew origin and means "God guardians".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Ser"aph
One of an order of celestial beings, each having three pairs of wings. In ecclesiastical art and in poetry, a seraph is represented as one of a class of angels.

Etymology: Heb. serāphim, pl

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. An angel of the first order; usually portrayed as the winged head of a child

From Latin, Latin plural is seraphim or seraphin

  1. seraph (highest order of angels)

Notable Persons Named Seraph

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She was most active from 2013 to present. Seraph was born on December 30th, 1988 in Singapore.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Seraph

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Fun Facts about the name Seraph

  • How Popular is the name Seraph? Seraph is the 57,147th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Seraph have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27 babies born with the first name Seraph in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Seraph? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2006 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Seraph first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Seraph is Monday, December 21st, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Seraph born? The highest recorded use of the first name Seraph was in 2016 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Seraph: Your name in reverse order is Hpares. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Epsahr. How do you pronounce that?

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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