Philip
I. biographical name 1639?-1676 Metacomet Wampanoag Indian chief II. biographical name name of 6 kings of France: especially II or Philip Augustus 1165-1223 (reigned 1179-1223); IV (the Fair) 1268-1314 (reigned 1285-1314); VI 1293-1350 (reigned 1328-50) III. biographical name name of 5 kings of Spain: especially II 1527-1598 (reigned 1556-98); V 1683-1746 (reigned 1700-24; 1724-46) IV. biographical name Prince 1921- consort of Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain 3d Duke of Edinburgh

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • PHILIP° — PHILIP°, name of six kings of France. PHILIP II or PHILIP AUGUSTUS, king of France from 1180 to 1223. All Philip s biographers agree that he detested the Jews, an attitude formed by stories he had heard in his childhood about Jews murdering… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Philip — Philip1 [fil′ip] n. [L Philippus < Gr Philippos, lit., fond of horses < philos, loving + hippos, horse] 1. a masculine name: dim. Phil; var. Phillip; equiv. L. Philippus, Fr. Philippe, Ger. Philipp, It. Filippo, Sp. Felipe; fem. Philippa 2 …   English World dictionary

  • Philip — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Philip hace referencia a: Philip Glass, compositor estadounidense; Philip Kaufman, Director de cine estadounidense; Philip Showalter Hench, médico, Premio Nobel de Medicina o Fisiología en 1950; Philip Sidney, poeta… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Philip — Philip, SD U.S. city in South Dakota Population (2000): 885 Housing Units (2000): 424 Land area (2000): 0.579285 sq. miles (1.500340 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.579285 sq. miles (1.500340… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Philip — Philip, Philips, Philippe Voir Felip pour la signification. Le patronyme Philippe est très présent en Bretagne (22), mais on le trouve un peu dans toute la France. La forme Philip se rencontre surtout en Provence. Quant aux Philips, présents dans …   Noms de famille

  • Philip — Phil ip, n. [So called from their notes.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The European hedge sparrow. (b) The house sparrow. Called also {phip}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Philip — Philip, bei naturwissenschaftlichen Namen Abkürzung für R. A. Philippi (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Philip — m English: from the Greek name Philippos, composed of the elements philein to love + hippos horse, which was popular in the classical period and after. It was the name of the father of Alexander the Great. It was also the name of one of Christ s… …   First names dictionary

  • Philip — (né en 1921) neveu du préc.; fils d André de Grèce et d Alice de Battenberg; prince de Grèce et de Danemark, élevé en Angleterre par son oncle, il adopta en 1947 la nationalité brit. et le nom de Mountbatten. Il épousa en nov. de la même année la …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Philip — masc. proper name, from L. Philippus, from Gk. Philippos fond of horses, from philos beloved, loving + hippos horse (see EQUINE (Cf. equine)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Philip — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Philip, Phillip, or Filip imagesize= caption= pronunciation= IPA|fɪlɪp gender = Male meaning = Lover of horses region = origin = Greek: Φίλιππος related names = Filipe, Filippo footnotes = Philip is a personal… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”