What does Japhet mean?
Japhet /japh-et/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Japhet's name origin is Hebrew, and Japhet means "comely". Japhet is a variant form of Yaphet (Hebrew): actor Yaphet Koto. Compare surname Jappe.
How popular is Japhet?
Japhet is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#72237 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Japhet for boys. Japhet has not been listed in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)