From the Greek name Φιλιππος (Philippos) which means "friend of horses", composed of the elements φιλος (philos) "friend, lover" and 'ιππος (hippos) "horse". This was the name of five kings of Macedon, including Philip II the father of Alexander the Great.
Philippos is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Philippos name meanings is Elf army. Other similar sounding names can be Philip.