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Phillip

[ fil-ip ]
/ ˈfɪl ɪp /
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noun
a male given name.
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British Dictionary definitions for Phillip

Phillip
/ (ˈfɪlɪp) /

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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