"loving mankind"

Philander Origin and Meaning

The name Philander is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "loving mankind".

Old southern name too close to "philanderer".

Famous People Named Philander

  • Philander Chase KnoxUS Senator and Secretary of State
  • Philander Chase JohnsonAmerican journalist
  • Philander ChaseAmerican bishop and pioneer
  • Philander Priestly ClaxtonAmerican educator
  • Philander SmithAmerican real estate agent and philanthropist