"son of Philip"

Phelps Origin and Meaning

The name Phelps is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Philip".

Solid Philip middle name alternative.

Famous People Named Phelps

  • James and Oliver PhelpsBritish Identical twins best known by their roles as Fred and George Weasley in J.K Rowling's Harry Potter Series
  • Edmund Phelpswinner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences
  • Michael PhelpsOlympic swimmer for the U.S.

Phelps in Pop Culture

  • Mrs. Phelps Pottercharacter in the 1939 film "The Women"