Given Name PHOEBUS

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Φοιβος (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Φοιβος (Phoibos), which meant "bright, pure". This was an epithet of the Greek god Apollo.


Disney characters, gods, light, literature, sun
VARIANT: Phoibos
FEMININE FORMS: Phoebe, Phoibe
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Phoibos (Ancient Greek), Faivish, Feibush, Fayvel, Feivel (Yiddish)
Entry updated December 8, 2017