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Girl Names Starting with Ph-

Ph- baby names and what they mean, with 24 results. Ph- names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names were at the height of their popularity 85 years ago (adoption of 0.7%) and have become significantly less widespread since (adoption 0.1%, 85.1% less), with names such as Phebe becoming somewhat outmoded. Phoenix (#455) and Phoebe (#287) are two of the more fashionable birth names here, while Phee (top 72%) and Phelix (64%) are familiar Ph- last names. Here is the list of Ph- names for boys.

Ph- names

Phaedra - Philyra | Phoebe - Phyllis

Phaedra - Philyra

Phaedra and variantsPhaedra, var. Phadra, Phaedre, Phaidra, Phedra, Phedre
Based on Greek. "Bright." Common, and Phaedra, Phedra, etc. are comparable to popular -ra surnames Pulera (top 97%), Perra (27%).

Felicia and variantsPhalicia, Phalisha, Phelicia, Phylicia, Phyllisha, Phyllicia
Var. of Felicia. Derived fr. Latin language. "Lucky, fortunate, happy." Usage of Phalicia and variants was well-received among parents 3 decades ago.

Phanie, Phanya
Forms of Stephanie. From Greek language. "Garland, crown." Sparing use. Phanie and Phanya are not listed in the US Demographics.

Euphemia and variantsPhebe, Phemie1, Phoebe
Forms of Euphemia. Source fr. Greek word. "Good to speak." Phemie is unusual as a children's name among the variations of Euphemia.

Phelia
Form of Ophelia. Root fr. Greek word. "Help." Phelia was not a Top birth name in 2015.

Phemia, var. Phemie2
Stems fr. Greek element. "Language." Phedia and Phepia are creative forms.

Pheodora
Derivative of Russian, Greek words. "God's gift." Unusual. Pheodora, like Phadra, Panndora, ends with the unconventional -ra. See also Phedra.

PhilaPhila1
Source fr. Greek language. "Loving." Rare. Phila is not found in the US Demographics. See also Paula.

Philadelphia
Root fr. Greek. "Loving people." Philadelphia is uncommon as a baby name.

Philana1, var. Phila2, Philena, Philene, Philina1, Phillane, Philline, Phillina
Based on Greek element. "Lover of mankind." Philana, Philene, Philina, Phillane and Phillina are more exclusive as girls' names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ph- names: Phaedra, Phebe, Phila, Philena, Philomena

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ph- names: Philomene, Phoebe, Phylicia

Philantha, var. Philanthia, Philanthie
Stems fr. Greek language. "Lover of flowers." Outside Top 2000.

Philia
Var. of Filia. Derived fr. Greek word. "Friendship." Uncommon, with the unconventional androgynous -lia ending for Philia, like Primalia. See also Philly.

Philiberta, var. Philberta, Philberthe
From Old German element. "Very bright." Not Top 2000 names.

Philippa, var. Phil, Philana2, Philette, Philina2, Philippe, Philipa, Philippine, Phillie, Phillipa, Philly, Phillipina
Based on Greek element. "Horse lover." Philipp (top 10%), Philippi (13%) are familiar surnames.

Phillida, var. Phillyda, Phyllida
Derived fr. Greek. "Greenery." Not in Top 2000.

Philomela, var. Philomella
Source fr. Greek element. "Lover of music." Not in Top 2000.

Philomena and variantsPhilomena, var. Philomene, Philomina
From Greek language. "Powerful love." Philomina and variants were popular in the 1910s.

Philopena, var. Philippina
Feminine of Philip (Greek) lover of .. Philippina and Philopena are unique women's names.

Philothea, var. Phillothea, Philotheia
Root fr. Greek element. "Lover of God." Not in popularity charts.

Philyra, var. Phillira, Phillyra
Root fr. Greek word. "Lover of music." Unconventional. Philyra, Phillira and Phillyra are not listed in the US Census.

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