Pip - boys name

Pip name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 52%

Pip name meaning:

Origin: Greek

Diminutive of Philip: Lover of horses. King Philip of Macedon was the father of Alexander the Great. In the Bible, Philip was the name of one of Christ's apostles. Famous Bearer: Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II.

Related names

Philip , Felippe, Filip , Filippio, Philippa , Phillippa, Pip

Other boys names beginning with P


Overall UK ranking: 2301 out of 4789

9 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Pip

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