Baby name Phillip
Meaning:one who loves horses
Description: Phillip, most usually spelt Philip, is Greek in origin and is said to mean ‘One Who Loves Horses’. It was the name of an Apostle in the New Testament. The spelling variation is due perhaps to the use of Phillip as a surname, and the choice of this spelling as a first name could be traced back to the adoption of the name from a surname to a first name. Phillip Schofield is a British Television Presenter on programs such as ‘Dancing on Ice’.
Statistics for Phillip
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Phillip' was given to 1.467 Boys, representing 0,02% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Phillip'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Phillip' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Phillip' varied from 44 to 184 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Phillip'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Phillip' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Phillip' varied from rank 180 to 750.