Phebe Name Meaning & Origin

Phebe

Pronunciation: FEE-bee (key)

Origin of the name Phoebe:

Feminine form of the Greek Phoibos (bright one), which is derived from phoibos (bright). Phoebe is found in Greek mythology as a name for Artemis, the goddess of the moon. In poetry, Phoebe is the moon personified.

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Febe, Phoebe

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Fee-Fee, Phebe Beebe, Phebster

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Found in the Bible- Romans 16:1
Found in one of Shakespeare's plays "As You Like It"

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