Phelim

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Phelim is a masculine Irish given name. Notable people with the name include:

  • Phelim (Felix) O'Neill (died 1709), head of the Clanaboy O'Neill dynasty, and Chief of this Catholic Lineage
  • Phelim Boyle (born 1941), professor of finance in the School of Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada
  • Phelim Calleary (1895–1974), Irish Fianna Fáil politician
  • Phelim Caoch O'Neill (also Phelim Caoch Ó Neill, or Feidhlimidh Caoch Ó Néill), Prince of the Cenél nEógain from 1517 to 1542
  • Phelim Drew (born 1969), Irish actor
  • Phelim McDermott (born 1963), English actor and stage director
  • Phelim O'Neill, 2nd Baron Rathcavan (1909–1994), politician in Northern Ireland and a hereditary peer in the British House of Lords
  • Saint Felim, sometimes given as "Saint Phelim", Irish hermit saint

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