Murphy

Boy Girl
mur-fee Sea warrior.

Meaning

Murphy is a gender-neutral name and is of Irish origin. It can be used for both girls and boys. It means sea warrior. As a unisex name, this name is popular with both boys and girls. Pronounced as mur-fee, the name is currently in the top 10 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart of the year 2020.

Here are some potential nicknames for Murphy: Murph, Murf, Murmur, Phys. See below for more.

Origin

Irish

Gender

Murphy can be used for both boys and girls.

Common Nicknames

Murf, Murmur, Murph, Phylie, Phyliss, Phys

Pronunciation

mur-fee
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Syllables

2

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The rank of Murphy in the United States over time

Source: Social Security Administration

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