Philippa
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
FIL-i-pə/fi-LIP-ə
Meaning
Friend of horses
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Philippa originates in Greek language and means "friend of horses". It is a feminine form of Philip, which was the name of Alexander the Great's father and a big lover of horses.

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