Phillip: baby boy name meaning and popularity


From the Greek name Philippos meaning “lover of horses,” this version consistently runs neck-and-neck in popularity with its single-L spelling. This is just the version for people who need more L in their lives.


Phil, Pip.

Famous people named Phillip:

Singer Phillip Phillips; pro wrestler Phillip Brooks (a.k.a. CM Punk); Nobel Prize winner Phillip Sharp.

Fun fact:

The prince in Disney’s Sleeping Beauty is a two-L Phillip.

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