Other Origin(s):Egyptian
Meaning:Serpent; Dark-skinned; Mouth of brass; Serpents mouth
Pinchas is a masculine name of Hebrew origin that means “serpent” or “dark-skinned.” Derived from the Hebrew pı̂ynechâs, it is also believed to mean “mouth of brass” or “serpents mouth.” It is related to the name Pinechas or Phinehas, which appeared in the Hebrew Bible and was borne by a priest during the Israelites’ Exodus journey. Pinchas is also thought to have some Egyptian roots, coming from the moniker Pa-nehasi. Although this name is usually associated with someone who has quite a sharp tongue, serpents were historically symbols of fertility, a creative life force, rebirth, and transformation. With a name like Pinchas, baby will surely bring a new lease of life your way.
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