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.
HEHERSON m Filipino
Derived from He-Her-Son
, a shortened form of the phrase "He, Her (Virgin Mary
's) Son", referring to Jesus Christ
. A notable bearer is Heherson Alvarez, a Philippine senator.
HIRAYA f Filipino, Tagalog
Means "imagination, vision" in Tagalog, though it can also be derived from the Old Tagalog phrase hiraya manawari
figuratively meaning "hope" or "reach for your dreams".
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'.
JUPET m & f Filipino
Papaibigin niya ang bakla at pagkatapos ay iiwanan lang. Naging girlfriend nito si Jestoni
KERO m & f Filipino
It was originally "KERUbin Raymond" but because it was hard to mentioned/call it was then called Kero from the root word Kerubin.
LUZVIMINDA f Filipino
Derived from the first letters of Luzon
, and Mindanao
, which are the names of the three main island groups of the Philippines.
MAGINDARA f Filipino
Magindara is the name of a demigoddess in Bicolano mythology, it is also the name of beautiful but vicious mermaids of the Philippines.
MAHALINA f Filipino
Means "to be fascinated, to be charmed, to be attracted" in Tagalog.
MALINE f French (Modern, Rare), French (Swiss, Rare), Norwegian (Rare), Swedish (Rare), Danish (Rare), Afrikaans (Rare), English (Modern, Rare), Filipino (Rare)
French form of Malin
MARIQUEEN f Filipino, English (American)
Possibly a combination of the name Mary
, most likely a reference to the Virgin Mary, who in Roman Catholicism is given the title "Mary, Queen of Heaven" for being the 'Queen Mother' of Jesus
MAYAT f Filipino
Used as a term of indearment in the filipino language. Means "beautiful"
MIKHATA m & f Filipino (Modern)
Taken from the Japanese "味方" that means 'ally' or "三方" that means 'three sides'. While 'Mikhata' means 'Silent Voice' from the short story "Untold Feelings" where the character was described as a young boy with three different personalities.
MIMOSA f English, Finnish, French, Spanish, Danish, Filipino, Italian
, a genus of plants that are sensitive to touch. The best known plant from that genus is the Mimosa pudica
, better known in English as the touch-me-not
. The plant genus derives its name from Spanish mimosa
, which is the feminine form of the Spanish adjective mimoso
MUTYA f Filipino
This means "talisman; amulet; jewel; pearl" in Tagalog. It can also mean "beloved" in Tagalog. ... [more]
NENITA f Filipino
Either a diminutive of Nena
or derived from Spanish nena
used as a term of endearment for a girl.
NIRVAN m Filipino, Persian
Ancient persian, comes from the name Nirvana, this presents the person who attains the state of absolute awareness and conciousness
NORJANNAH f Maranao, Malay
Combination of Arabic نُور (nūr)
meaning "light" and جَنَّة (janna)