SOURCE: Given Name & Location
USAGE: Polish

Meaning & History

Either a patronymic from the given name FILIP, or a habitational name denoting a person from the Polish town of Filipów (also derived from the given name).

Related Names

VARIANT: Filipek
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Filipov (Bulgarian), Filipović (Croatian), Filipek (Czech), Philips, Flipse, Flipsen (Dutch), Phelps, Philips, Phillips (English), Filep, Fülöp (Hungarian), De Filippis, Filippi (Italian), Filipov (Macedonian), Filippov (Russian), Filipović (Serbian)
Entry updated December 8, 2017