Meaning: “Daughter of Oceanus.”
Pronunciation: (eh-FEER-ah); (EH-fih-ruh)
Nicknames: Ephy, Effy, Phyra
Detail: In Greek mythology, Ephyra is one of the Nereids (sea nymphs), the fifty daughters of Nereus and Doris. They are always friendly and helpful towards sailors fighting perilous storms.
Original given name of the Greek city of Corinthe.