Name Phileas Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Phileas


Phileas is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Phileas?

Phileas is a name of Greek origin. It is a name from Greek mythology (son of Augias) and a figure in Jules Verne’s novel “Around the World in 80 Days” (1873).

What does the name Phileas mean?

Phileas means “friend” or “lover” (from ancient Greek “philos/φίλος” = friend/beloved or “philein/φιλεῖν” = to love).

Pronunciation of Phileas

Variants of the name Phileas


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Popularity of the name Phileas

The name Phileas is ranked #5167 overall.

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