The name Zippor in the Bible
Etymology of the name Zippor
The name Zippor comes from the fertile word-group צפר (sapar):
The name Zippor is identical to the noun צפור (sippor), and means Bird. NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Sparrow. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names reads Little Bird. But these distinctions are really not represented by the name Zippor.