What does Alpheus mean?
Alpheus [alpheus] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Alpheus is "successor". Biblical name used in the 19th century, now very unusual.
(male) Delpheus, Sapheus, ..
(female) Alavis, Alces, .. Middle name pairings:
Alpheus Viaan (A.V.), ..
How popular is Alpheus?
Alpheus is an uncommon first name for men. Alpheus is an equally rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Alpheus reached its apex rank of #867 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Adelphus, Adolphus▼, Aegeus, Aigeus, Aldous, Aldus, Aleks, Alexius, Alexus, Aloess, Alpha, Alphons, Alphonse▼, Alphonso▼, Alphonsus, Alphonz, Alphonzus, Altus, Amadeus, Andreus, Antaeus, Anteus, Athens, Dolphus, Orpheus, Sophus and Zacheus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alpheus.