Name Jean-Philippe - Meaning and origin

Name Jean-Philippe - Meaning and origin

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Origin of first name:

Greeks, Hebrews

Meaning of the name:

Jean-Philippe is composed of the Hebrew "Yohanan" which means "God has given grace" and the Greek terms "philein" and "hippos" resulting respectively in "love" and "horse".


Actor and director Jean-Philippe Puymartin, jazz composer and guitarist Jean-Philippe Muvien, pianist Jean-Philippe Collard, singer Jean-Philippe Lafont, writers Jean-Philippe Bergeron and Jean-Philippe Toussaint.

St. Philip was one of the twelve apostles of Jesus. He was, like Andrew, a disciple of John the Baptist before following Christ. It is to him that Jesus addresses himself before the miracle of the multiplication of the loaves. In the Gospel according to John, it is also to St. Philip that the Gentiles speak before approaching the messiah. It is said that he was stoned and crucified at Hierapolis.

His character :

Jean-Philippe is attracted by art in general. He loves nature and everything that is beautiful. Her great sensitivity to beauty allows her to contemplate works of art for hours and hours. Jean-Philippe is someone sociable who appreciates worldly life. He will be especially comfortable with friends who love the arts like him. However, even when he is with others, he shows a certain calm that fascinates. He never forgets his family and his greatest concern remains the happiness of his family.


Jean, John, John-Philip, Gianni, Ophelio

His party :

The Jean-Philippe are celebrated on May 3rd or December 27th.

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