1737, from the noun meaning "a lover" (1700), from Philander, popular name for a lover in stories, drama, and poetry, from Greek adjective philandros "with love for people," perhaps mistaken as meaning "a loving man," from phil- "loving" (see philo-) + andr-, stem of aner "man" (see anthropo-).
Philander is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Philander name meanings is Hospitable. Other similar sounding names can be Phoolendu.
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