[ 2 syll. (p)hil-ly, ph-i-lly ] The baby girl name Philly is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as FIHLiy †. Philly has its origins in the Old Greek language and it is used largely in English.
Philly is a form of the English and German Philippa.
Philly is also an English diminutive of the English and German Philomena.
See also the related categories, english and greek.
Philly is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Philly include Philli, Phillie, Phyllie, Fable, Fela, Fola, Fulla, Fylla, Fabiole, Fayola, Fiala, Filia, Fabiola, Phil, Phyl, Fall, Falle, Fil, Flo, and Flow.
† Pronunciation for Philly: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"