Meaning and name origin
Phil is a very popular first name for males (#460 out of 1220, Top 38%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Phil for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Phil and its source form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Philip (#389) and Phil. (2014 statistics).