Definition: Orpah is the name of the Biblical sister-in-law of Ruth. Ruth went with her and Orpah's mother-in-law on her return to Judaea, but Orpah returned to the Moabites. Orpah was married to Naomi's son Mahlon.
Common Misspellings: Oprah
Oprah Winfrey's name is said to be a rearrangement of letters of the name Orpah.