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What does Seraphim mean?

Seraphim Pronunciation of Seraphim as a boys' 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.

ASSOCIATED WITH Se-, burning (fire), scriptures (biblical), highest (great), saints, 17th century, 18th century


VARIANTS Sarafino, Saraph, Serafin, Serafino, Seraph, Seraphimus




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How popular is Seraphim?

Seraphim is a rare given name for males. Seraphim is a unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Seraphim has not made it into the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Seraphim name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Seraphim outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Abrahim, Ebrahim, Efraim, Efrayim, Eliachim, Fahim, Gerasim, Haashim, Hashim, Ibrahim, Ioachim, Jachim, Joachim, Menaheim, Rachim, Rahim, Sachie, Sachio, Sahil, Salim, Saphir, Sapir, Selah, Selim, Seppi, Sergei, Sergi, Sergio, Sergiu, Serguei, Serjio, Servacio, Shakhil (see Shakil), Shashi, Strachan, Strahan and Yachim. These names tend to be more frequently used than Seraphim.

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