Yaphet name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yaphet mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yaphet

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Florida, U.S., the name Yaphet means "God's Peace".
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Notable Persons Named Yaphet

Notable Persons Named Yaphet

Yaphet Kotto

Yaphet Kotto is an actor. He was most prominent from 1963 to 2008. Yaphet was given the name Yaphet Frederick Kotto on November 15th, 1939 in New York City.


Fun Facts about the name Yaphet

  • How Popular is the name Yaphet? Yaphet is the 24,484th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yaphet have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 255 babies born with the first name Yaphet in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yaphet to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yaphet? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Yaphet first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yaphet is Tuesday, October 11th, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Yaphet born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yaphet was in 1972 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Yaphet: The name spelled backwards is Tehpay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Peytha. How do you pronounce that?
  • Yaphet name meaning

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