Have you ever wondered . . . whatís in a name? . . . how the F*R*I*E*N*D*S characters are connected - biblically? . . . how The One With the Rugby connects with Rossís name? Well stop wondering! Youíve come to the right place. Just click on a characterís name to find out what it means - in real life AND on the set!
Chandler Bing a.k.a. Matthew Perry
Matthew: (Hebrew) Gift of Jehovah. Biblical: the name of one of the 12 apostles, who wrote the first Gospel account of the life of Jesus.
Phoebe Buffay a.k.a. Lisa Kudrow
Lisa: (English) Short form of Elizabeth, which means "My God is bountiful, God of plenty."
Monica Geller a.k.a. Courteney Cox Arquette
Courteney: (English) Courtly; courteous.
Ross Geller a.k.a. David Schwimmer
David: (Hebrew) Beloved. Biblical: a personality from the scriptures. He was a shepard, musician, poet, soldier, statesman, prophet, and king. He wrote half the Psalms.
Rachel Green a.k.a. Jennifer Aniston
Joey Tribbiani a.k.a. Matt