Effie
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
EF-ee
Meaning
Good speaker
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Effie is a diminutive of Euphemia. Euphemia originates in Greek language and means "good speaker". It was the name of the Great Martyr and a Christian saint in the Orthodox Church in the 4th century. It was also the name of a Byzantine Empress and several European queens. Nowadays, Euphemia is rather rare as a feminine given name in the United States.

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