What does Philip mean?

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ˈfɪl ɪpPhilip

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Philip, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh(noun)

    Englishman and husband of Elizabeth II (born 1921)

Wiktionary

  1. Philip(ProperNoun)

    One of the twelve disciples; one of the seven deacons.

  2. Philip(ProperNoun)

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  3. Origin: From Φίλιππος, name of ancient kings of Macedonia, from φίλιππος, from φιλέω + ἵππος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Philip(noun)

    the European hedge sparrow

  2. Philip(noun)

    the house sparrow. Called also phip

  3. Origin: [So called from their notes.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Philip

    an Indian chief whose father had been a staunch friend of the Pilgrim settlers, was himself friendly to the colonists, till in 1671 their encroachments provoked him to retaliation; after six years' fighting, in which many colonists perished and great massacres of Indians took place, he was defeated and slain, 1676.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Philip' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2577

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Philip' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3561

How to pronounce Philip?

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How to say Philip in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Philip in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Philip in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Philip in a Sentence

  1. Pastor Danny Janes -RRB-:

    Philip Dixon is extraordinary.

  2. Daniel Berrigan:

    It was Philip who came up with the idea.

  3. Andrew Morton:

    He showed it to the queen and Prince Philip.

  4. Sondra Wood:

    I loved him, miss him, there's a hole there where Philip isn't.

  5. Lawrence Durrell:

    It's unthinkable not to love --you'd have a severe nervous breakdown. Or you'd have to be Philip Larkin.

Images & Illustrations of Philip

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