Greek place-name"brotherly love"
Philadelphia Origin and Meaning
The name Philadelphia is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "brotherly love".
Not nearly as popular as neighbors Trenton and Camden, but occasionally used for girls. Shirley Temple played a Philadelphia in the old western movie "Fort Apache."
Philadelphia in Pop Culture
- Philadelphialocation of a New Testament church
- PhiladelphiaPennsylvania, USA
- Philadelphia cream cheese