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Meaning and name origin

Seraphim \s(e)-ra-phim\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Seraphim is "burning ones". In Jewish scriptures, the seraphim are the highest-ranking angels of God (above angels, archangels, cherubim, etc.). They have six wings and are noted for their zealous love. There were two Saints Seraphim, one a 17th-century Italian, one an 18th-century Russian mystic.

Seraphim has 6 variant forms: Sarafino, Saraph, Serafin, Serafino, Seraph and Seraphimus.

There is 1 feminine form of Seraphim: Seraphina.


Popularity

Seraphim is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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