What does Philemon mean?
Philemon /phi-le-mon/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Philemon is "loving". Biblical name: one of Saint Paul's epistles is addressed to Philemon.
Philemon has 1 variant: Filomeno.Kreatif forms: Pailemon, Philemonne, Philepon. [more]
How popular is Philemon?
Philemon is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#43798 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Philemon for boys. Philemon has not been listed in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)