Phil Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Philip:
Derived from the Latin Philippus, which is from the Greek Philippos (lover of horses). The name is composed of the elements philos (loving) and hippos (horse). Var: Philipp, Phillip, Phillipp.
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Phillip Lester, YouTuber , Smol bean and cinnamon roll (AmazingPhil). Fun fact, if you google 'Phil', Phil Lester comes up.
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, born Philip Mountbatten, husband to Queen Elizabeth II
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Phil Olivetti, character played by Chris Lilley in the popular Australian comedy series We Can Be Heroes
Philip "Phil" Dunphy, a character on ABC's Modern Family, known for his humorous disposition and love for cheerleading.