Phoebus Origin and Meaning
The name Phoebus is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "shining, brilliant".
One of the names of the sun god Apollo, this is better known in its feminine form, Phoebe.
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Famous People Named Phoebus
- Phoebus Aaron Theodore LeveneAmerican biochemist
- Phoebus James DhrymesCypriot,American economist
- Cesar Phoebus d'AlbretFrench soldier and courtier
Phoebus in Pop Culture
- Capt. Phoebus de Chateauperscharacter in Victor Hugo's "The Hunchback of Notre Dame"
- Phoebusartist in Disraeli's Lothair (1870)
- Phoebus Apolloa divine godhead, main character in "Mr Apollo: A Just Possible Story" (1908) by Ford Madox Ford
- Phoebus Rainsford Dauntcharacter in 'The Meaning of Night: A Confession' by Michael Cox