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Phillip meaning and name origin

Phillip \ph(il)-lip\ as a boy's name is a variant of Philip (Greek), and the meaning of Phillip is "horse lover".

The baby name Phillip sounds like Phyllip, Fillip and Philipp. Other similar baby names are Phillips, Ghillie, Philly and Philips.

Popularity of Phillip

Phillip is a very popular first name for men (#87 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#4866 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Phillip
Popularity of Phillip