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Phoenix Meaning


What does Phoenix mean?

The name Phoenix is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Phoenix is "rising bird".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "dark red".

Phoenix is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Phoe-nix.

The Given Name Phoenix

Phoenix is quite a chic name and a welcome find.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Phoenix remains a favorite due to its valiant and bold nature.

Phoenix falls into the name categories bird, place.

Phoenix Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 455 in baby name popularity for girls with 691 occurrences. It ranked 307 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,152 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 493 in baby name popularity for girls with 631 occurrences. It ranked 354 in baby name popularity for boys with 906 occurrences.

Want to see how Phoenix sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Phoenix Name Popularity Page.

Phoenix Related Names

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    Phoenix Numerology

    Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Phoenix.

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    Phoenix Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Phoenix in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Phoenix.

    Just for fun, see the name Phoenix 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 Phoenix in Nautical Flags page.