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


Philip is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Philip?

Philip derived from the Greek name Philippos (Φίλιππος).

What does the name Philip mean?

Philip means “friend of horses” (from ancient Greek “philos/φίλος” = friend/beloved + “híppos/ἵππος” = horse).

Pronunciation of Philip

Variants of the name Philip

Filip Filipp Philipp Phillip Phillipp

Popularity of the name Philip

The name Philip is ranked #461 overall.

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