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The term Philippopolis (Greek: Φιλιππούπολη), which translates as "Philip's Town", may refer to the following cities:

  • Plovdiv (Philippopolis in the Byzantine Empire, and as a titular archbishopric in the Roman Catholic church), Bulgaria (named after Philip II of Macedon, Alexander the Great's father)
  • Shahba, Syria (named after Roman emperor Philip the Arab)
  • Gomfoi, Greece (name after Philip II or V of Macedon)
  • Phthiotic Thebes, Greece (name after Philip V of Macedon)

The term may also refer to: