Euphemia Name Meaning & Origin

Euphemia

Pronunciation: yoo-FEE-myə (key)

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Eufemia

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Nicknames for Euphemia

Effie, Effy, Fifi, Emmie, Emma, Mia, Mimi

Meanings and history of the name Euphemia

Euphemia is a Greek name meaning "well-spoken." Derived from the ancient greek words ευ "good" and φημί "to speak". The word "euphemism" derives from the same root.

Famous real-life people named Euphemia

St. Euphemia, the "Great Martyr" of the Eastern Orthodox church
Euphemia of Ross, queen of Scotland and wife of Robert II
Euphemia Jones, mother to American actress Vivian Vance
Euphemia "Tika" Sumpter (born 1983), American actress

Euphemia in song, story & screen

Euphemia li Britannia - a character in the anime series Code Geass
Euphemia Potter- James Potter’s mother, married to Fleamont Potter and paternal grandmother to Harry Potter in the Harry Potter book series

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