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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 88 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.7%) and have become significantly less widespread since (ADOPTION 0.1%, 84.5% LESS), with names such as Phylicia becoming somewhat outmoded. Phoenix (#353) and Phoebe (#320) 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 variants

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

Felicia and variants

Phyllisha, Phyllicia, Phylicia, Phelicia, Phalicia, Phalisha
Var. of Felicia. Derived fr. Latin language. "Lucky, fortunate, happy." Phylicia is prevalent as a children's name among the variant forms of Felicia.

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

Euphemia and variants

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

Form of Ophelia. Root fr. Greek word. "Help." Phelia was not a Top birth name in 2018.

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

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


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

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

Philana and variants

Philana1, var. Phillina, Phillane, Philline, Philina1, Philena, Philene, Phila2
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. Philanthie, Philanthia
Stems fr. Greek language. "Lover of flowers." Outside Top 2000.

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

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

Philippa, var. Philly, Phillipina, Phillipa, Phillie, Philippe, Philippine, Philipa, Philina2, Philette, Phil, Philana2
Based on Greek element. "Horse lover." Phillippa is a marginally prominent kid's name.

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

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

Philomena and variants

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

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