from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Philip Died 1676. See Metacom.
- Philip, Prince Duke of Edinburgh. Born 1921. Husband of Elizabeth II of Great Britain. The great-great-grandson of Victoria, he was given the title Prince in 1957.
- Philip, Saint fl. first century A.D. One of the 12 Apostles. In the New Testament he is present at the feeding of the 5,000.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. One of the twelve disciples of Jesus in the Bible; one of the seven deacons.
- proper n. A male given name.
- proper n. A patronymic surname.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The European hedge sparrow.
- n. The house sparrow. Called also phip.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The common European house-sparrow, Passer domesticus.
- n. The hedge-sparrow, Accentor modularis.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. Englishman and husband of Elizabeth II (born 1921)
From Ancient Greek Φίλιππος (Philippos), name of ancient kings of Macedonia, from φίλιππος ("fond of horses"), from φιλέω (phileō, "I love") + ἵππος (hippos, "horse"). (Wiktionary)