Philo (disambiguation)

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Philo of Alexandria (20 BCE – 40 CE) was a Hellenistic Jewish philosopher who lived in Alexandria, in the Roman province of Egypt.

Philo may also refer to:


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  • Chris Philo (born 1960), professor of geography at the University of Glasgow
  • Mark Philo (1984–2006), English footballer
  • Phoebe Philo (born 1973), British fashion designer
  • William Philo (1882–1916), British middleweight boxer and Olympic bronze medalist


  • The nickname of Phil Lynott, Irish musician and songwriter

Places in the United States[edit]


Fictional characters[edit]

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Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]

  • Pseudo-Philo, an anonymous historian in Hebrew whose translated works were compiled with those of Philo of Alexandria
  • Philodendron, a plant genus
  • Phylo, a character in Homer's The Odyssey
  • Filo, a middle-eastern pastry dough