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Name Phoebe

Meaning:bright, pureTools:

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About the name Phoebe in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, English
US 2015 rank:#286     ... 285:Skyler, 286:Makenna, 287:Phoebe, 288:Jane, 289:Lyric ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Phöbe, Phoebus     Details
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About Phoebe, the group of names with the same origin as Phoebe

Meaning/translation:bright, pure
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:Latin form of the Greek name Phoibe, an epithet of Artemis, the Greek goddess of the moon
 in the Bible a Christian woman Phoebe is mentioned in Paul's epistle to the Romans
Words:phoibos = bright, pure  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology, New Testament
Variants' top ranks:22:Phoebe England+Wales 2015,  47:Febe Belgium 2004
Somehow related to:Phoebus
Old/original forms:Phoibe Old Greek
Name variants:Febe, Phöbe, Phoebe   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2015 59,  2014 60,  2013 62,  2012 60,  2011 61,  2010 56,  2009 65,  2008 53,  2007 55,  2006 392005 50,  2004 40,  2002 43,  2001 49
England+WalesGraph2015 22,  2014 222013 24,  2012 28,  2011 24,  2010 28,  2009 23,  2008 26,  2007 31,  2006 34,  2005 35,  2004 44,  2003 45,  2002 40,  2001 40,  2000 38,  1999 38,  1998 43
England+Wales decadesGraph2014 222004 44
New ZealandGraph2015 64,  2014 72,  2013 73,  2012 83,  2011 64,  2010 562009 68,  2008 62
ScotlandGraph2015 95,  2014 662013 85,  2012 113,  2011 80,  2010 93,  2009 100,  2008 94
USA decades 1990-1999 709
USA yearlyGraph2015 2862014 298,  2013 301,  2012 303,  2011 310,  2010 309,  2009 322,  2008 348,  2007 337,  2006 363,  2005 425,  2004 405,  2003 436,  2002 435,  2001 388,  2000 440,  1999 493,  1998 605,  1997 557,  1996 541,  1995 579,  1994 813,  1993 901
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