Meaning and Name Origin
Ephie has 19 more different forms via Effie, Euphemia: Effam, Effemie, Effemy, Efimia, Efthemia, Efthymia, Ephan, Eppie, Eufane, Eufemia, Euphemie, Euphenia, Evfemiya, Fanny▼, Fima, Phebe▼, Phemie, Phoebe▲ and Yefim.
Ephie is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Ephie is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Ephie and related names. Phoebe (#298 last year), Phebe, Fanny, Euphemia and Effie are the prominent variation forms of Ephie (#unlisted). Usage of these girl names was at its apex during the years 1880-1889 and has become much lower since, with the versions Phebe, Fanny and Effie becoming less fashionable. Phoebe (#298) is the most chic name for newborns among these, with this name having a rebound in popularity. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)