Murphy Name Meaning

Murphy meaning

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Murfee, Murfey, Murfie, Murphee, Murphey And Murphie., Murfee, Murfey, Murfie, Murphee, Murphey And Murphie.

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Murphy name was top ranked at 837 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 1191 position in American during year 2012


Name Murphy has been Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 3308 position. 6189 numbers of people were named Murphy so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Murphy

Murphy Numerology :
Personality No. 8. People with name Murphy are bold & materialistic but rigid too. They have strong will power. They love power, authority & leadership. Person with Murphy having 8 as Personality number are good planners & very good at business. They are analytical, intellectual & determined. They are religious, efficient, trustworthy & compassionate. They are tenacious, & ambitious. More Numerology

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  • Murphy is an Anglicized version of two Irish surnames Ó Murchadha ("descendant of Murchadh"), and Mac Murchaidh ("son of Murchadh" ) derived from the Irish personal name Murchadh, which meant "sea-warrior" or "sea-battler". (Muir meaning "sea" and cath meaning "battle".)

  • Murphy is an Anglicized version of two Irish surnames: Ó Murchadha/Ó Murchadh (descendant of Murchadh), and Mac Murchaidh/Mac Murchadh(son of Murchadh)derived from the Irish personal name Murchadh, which meant sea-warrior or sea-battler. (Muir mea

Name Analysis of Murphy

Character Analysis of Murphy : Persons with the name Murphy, have a great deal of self-confidence and are therefore likely to achieve success. They are generally work-oriented Persons who have a plan for everything they do. They are disciplined and have a high standard of honesty, are dependable, serious-minded individuals who need to be practical about all that they do.

Love Life of Murphy : Persons are voracious regarding intimate impulses & want to try everything and love freedom in all respects.

Name Letter Analysis of Murphy

M : Persons are a workaholic! A high-energy workhorse, Persons don't need much sleep and are very healthy

U : Persons have a give-and-take kind of life

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

P : Persons are very intellectual and have a broad base of knowledge

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

Y : Persons are freedom-loving and like to break rules and push the envelope

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Murphy

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Murphy is Simha or Sinh and Moon sign associated with the name Murphy is Leo.

The name Murphy has Fire element. Sun is the Ruling Planet for the name Murphy . The name Murphy having moon sign as Leo is represented by The Lion and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Murphy keep their promises. They like to live a king size life. Such people stay in their limits and are fearless.

Other name options, having Leo moon sign are name starting with : Ma, Me, Mu, Mi, Mo, Ta, Ti, Tu, Te, To, Mr, Ta, Ts.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Murphy

The name Murphy is suitable for baby born in Magha nakshatra

Magha Nakshatra: "The bountiful"

Lord: Ketu (south lunar node)
Symbol : Royal Throne
Deity : Pitrs, 'The Fathers', family ancestors
Indian zodiac: 0° - 13°20' Simha
Western zodiac 26° Leo - 9°20' Virgo
Other name options, having Magha nakashatra are name starting with : Ma,  Mi,  Mu,  Me.

Famous Name Murphy

  • Murphy Jensen

    is an American professional tennis player from Ludington, Michigan, and currently the coach of the Washington Kastles of World TeamTennis. His elder brother is former professional tennis player Luke Jensen. Jensen has a son William with actress Robin Giv


  • Patrick Murphy

    was a Canadian Senator and physician. Murphy became a physician and prominent citizen in Tignish. He was a Conservative candidate in the riding of Prince during the 1911 federal election but was defeated by 115 votes. The Conservatives came to power, however, and Murphy was appointed to the Senate in 1912 on the advice of the new prime minister, Robert Borden, and sat in the upper house as a Conservative until his death in 1925.


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