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Gender: Male Pronunciation: feh-LEEP-ay Origin of Felipe: Spanish variation of Philip Felipe's Popularity in 2017: #782

The name Felipe is a boy's name of Spanish origin. Felipe is ranked #782 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Royal Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents - Sibsets Version".

From the experts:

A royal name in Spain that could make a lively alternative to our Philip/Phillip. Despite its status as an ethnic version of an English name, it has ranked on the US Top 1000 almost every year since the beginning of the twentieth century, with 1904 the only exception.

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Famous People Named Felipe

Felipe VI (Felipe Juan Pablo Alfonso de Todos los Santos), King of Spain
Felipe de Jesús Calderón (Hinojosa), 56th President of Mexico
Felipe González (Márquez), former Prime Minister of Spain
Felipe Rojas Alou, Dominican baseball player
Felipe Melo (de Carvalho), Brazilian footballer
Felipe "Froilan" de Marichalar, son of Infanta Elena of Spain
Felipe Massa, Brazilian racing driver
(Luiz) Felipe de Oliveira Nasr, Brazilian racing driver
Felipe Contepomi, Argentine rugby union player
Felipe Salvador Caicedo (Corozo), Ecuadorian footballer
Felipe Almeida Wu, Brazilian sport shooter

Pop Culture References for the name Felipe

Felipe Montero, character in Carlos Fuentes' "Aura"

Lippo, Flip, Filip, Fillip, Pippo, Pip, Filippo


indiefendi2 Says:


I like Felipe over Phillip (Phillip is a family name for me).

madmaddie Says:


I know one. His friends call him Felicia.