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Phillip Name Information

The meaning of Phillip is "Lover of horses." This eMedTV segment explains other information related to Phillip, including its origin.

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Phillip is from Greek meaning Lover of horses.
Alternates for Phillip include: Felipe, Filip, Filippo, Phil, Philipp, Phillipe, Phillipp, and Pippo
Phillip is associated with these categories: King

Here are some names that are spelled similarly to Phillip.


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