Girl Names baby nameOrpah

What does the name Orpah mean?

The meaning of the name “Orpah” is: “A fawn, or a lively maiden, back of the neck”.

Additional information: In the Old Testament’s Book of Ruth Orpah was a Moabitess, one of Naomi’s two daughters-in-law (the other being Ruth), wife of Chilion ( Ruth 1:4 ; 4:10 ). On the death of her husband she accompanied Naomi, part of the way to Bethlehem, and then returned to Moab.