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What does Murphey mean?

Murphey Pronunciation of Murphey as a boys' name. The name Murphey means "sea warrior". Murphey is a variant form of Murphy (Irish, Gaelic).

ASSOCIATED WITH Mu-, -ey, sea, warrior


VARIANTS Murphie, Murphee, Murfie, Murfey, Murfee



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How popular is Murphey?

Murphey is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#7762 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Murphy (#1225 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) is the only prominent related form of Murphey (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of this relation of Murphey was common 115 years ago and is somewhat lower today. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Murphy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Murphey and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Burley, Burney, Curley, Currey, Fursey, Humphrey, Hurley, Markey, Marley, Mersey, Morey, Morley, Morrey, Morrley (see Morley), Muriel, Murray, Murrey, Murry and Worthey. These names tend to be more commonly used than Murphey.

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