What does Murphey mean?
(male) Murve, Orphey, ..
(female) Murmer, Murpheya, .. Middle name pairings:
Murphey Jayvon (M.J.), ..
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?with its source form and related boy names. 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)
Similar NamesSuggested similar 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.See names in meaning and etymology.