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Philippa Meaning

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What does Philippa mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Philippa is of Greek and English origin.

The meaning of Philippa is "lover of horses".  

Philippa is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Phi-li-ppa.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 3594  in popular baby names for girls with 43 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Philippa Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Philippa has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Philippa to other names.

 
   

Philippa is a variant spelling of Philipa.

The name Philippina is a form of Philippa.

Philippa has the diminutive (nickname) Pippa.

Philippa falls into the animal name category.

   
Would you like to fingerspell the name Philippa in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Philippa in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Philippa in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Philippa Numerology page.

Philippa Numerology
Philippa in Hieroglyhics
Philippa in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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