Filipino Submitted Names
are used on the island nation of the Philippines.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ALPHERATZ f Filipino
Derived from Arabic surrat al-faras
("the navel of the mare"). This is a traditional name of the star Alpha Andromedae in the constellation Andromeda
AYEZZA f Filipino (Rare)
Meaning unknown. However, the last syllable of the pronunciation means "To" in Filipino.
BERCHAN m Irish, Filipino
A well-known saint of the early Irish church was named Berchan the Prophet of Clonsast in King's Co., but often called Brachan by Metathesis. Often used as a surname.
BLESS f & m English, Filipino
From the English word bless
meaning "to consecrate or confer divine favor upon".
BLESSICA f Filipino (Rare)
Possibly a combination of the English word bless
meaning "to confer blessing upon" and the suffix -ica
taken from names like Jessica
BULANON m & f Filipino
came from the visayan word bulan- meaning moon bulanon means fullmoon
BUWAN f & m Tagalog
Filipino for "moon", not often used as a given name.
CAPILI f & m Filipino
People having the name Capili are in general originating from United States of America.
CORAZÓN f Spanish, Filipino
Means "heart" in Spanish. It is taken from the devotional name of the Virgin Mary, Inmaculado Corazón de María
, meaning "Immaculate Heart of Mary".
CZAR m Filipino
Ultimately derived from Caesar
via its Old Russian cognate tsĭsarĭ
in modern Russian).
DARI f Filipino
the history of this name is unknown, but the meaning is "grace, or to be graceful"
DARNA f Filipino, Popular Culture
Darna is a fictional character and superheroine created by Filipinokomiks (Philippine colloquial term for comics) legend Mars Ravelo. In her more popular incarnations, she is a warrior from outer space manifesting herself through a girl from Earth, named Narda
DIVINE f & m English, Filipino
This name is derived from the word of the name meaning "eternal, heavenly, holy, godlike" (from Old French devin
, which, in turn, derives from Latin divinus
meaning "of a God").
DIWA f Filipino
FILIPINO word meaning "essence", "spirit" or "soul"
ELLADORA f Literature, Filipino
Combination of the popular name elements Ella
) and dora
), perhaps based on similar-sounding names such as Eldora
. This occurs in J. K. Rowling's 'Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix' (2003) belonging to a member of the Black family.
ENALYN f Filipino
Likely an elaboration of Ena
by way of adding the popular name suffix -lyn
HABAGAT m Filipino (Rare)
Meaning "Southwest Monsoon" in Hiligaynon. Contrast name for "Amihan" meaning "Northeast monsoon".
HAZELLE f American (Archaic), Filipino
An elaboration of Hazel
. A combination of the English name Hazel
, the tree or the light brown colour, and the French word elle
, which means she
and is a feminine ending in some French names.
HEHERSON m Filipino
Derived from He-Her-Son ("He, Her (Virgin Mary
's) Son", referring to Jesus Christ
). A notable bearer is Heherson Alvarez, a Philippine senator.
HITLER m South American, Indonesian, Indian, Filipino
From the German surname. Despite the strong negative connotations of the name Hitler, it is used as a given name in South America, India, Indonesia, and the Philippines.
IRLO m Filipino
it comes from the combined words off "earl" which means nobleman and "lo" which means humble. Filipino used this name.
IYA f Ukrainian, Russian, Filipino
Iya's origin is Greek, it means "violet". Might be martyr Eudocia
of Percia's name before she was christened, and there is also Holy Maryr Iya mentioned in orthodoxian calender. A famous bearer is Iya Sergeevna Savvina, an actress.... [more]
JASLENE f English (Modern), Spanish (Latin American), Filipino
Combination of the popular name elements Jas
) and lene
). It was brought to some public attention in 2007 by Puerto Rican-born model Jaslene Gonzalez (1986-), the eighth winner of the modeling competition/reality television series 'America's Next Top Model'.
JORIZ m Tagalog, Filipino
Abbreviated from José Rizal, the name of the man who is seen as the greatest national hero of the Philippines.