Name: Philippos

Origin and Meaning of the Name Philippos

  • Meaning:
    Lover of horses
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (FEE lee poss)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Philippos)
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Miscellaneous Info for Philippos

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  • Used in:
    Greek speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The most famous bearer of this ancient Greek name was Philip II of Macedon, father of Alexander the Great. In modern Greek the name is written 'phi-iota-lambda-iota-pi-pi-omicron-sigma', with the accent on the first iota.

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