What does Phelps mean?
Phelps [phelps] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Phelps is "son of Philip".
Associated with: old english.
(male) Filps, Pelps, ..
(female) Phela, Phepsy, .. Middle name pairings:
Phelps Carver (P.C.), ..
How popular is Phelps?
Phelps is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#598 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Phelps has not been recorded in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Chaps, Pablos, Paulos, Paulus, Pears, Peel, Peele, Peleh, Pell, Pepe, Peppi, Phauns (see Alphonse), Phelan, Phelim, Phenix, Phil▼, Philip▼, Philipp, Philips, Phillips, Philly, Philo, Phipps, Phips (see Phipps), Phoebus, Phons (see Alphonse) and Piers. These names tend to be more commonly used than Phelps.See names in meaning and etymology.