Phillip

[fil-ip]
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noun

a male given name.

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Contemporary Examples of phillip

Historical Examples of phillip

  • During this time, we lived on King Phillip's corn, a large yellow kind.

  • Phillip Gayerson guided his partner through the laughing throng.

    Dross

    Henry Seton Merriman

  • I made a visit this afternoon with cousin Sally at Dr. Phillip's.

    Diary of Anna Green Winslow

    Anna Green Winslow

  • "What Phillip is so stormed up about is the prematurity of it all," he said to Coffin.

    The Coffin Cure

    Alan Edward Nourse

  • Phillip, you had the worst cold of your life when you took the vaccine.

    The Coffin Cure

    Alan Edward Nourse


British Dictionary definitions for phillip

Phillip

noun

Arthur. 1738–1814, English naval commander; captain general of the First Fleet, which carried convicts from Portsmouth to Sydney Cove, Australia, where he founded New South Wales
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