are used on the island nation of the Philippines.
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PABERICIO m & f FilipinoFabricius
It is believed that the name arrived to the Philippine Islands through Malaysians of the same name.
PIOLO m Filipino
The Sound of PAOLO and The Famous Philippine Actor Piolo Pascual......
PIRENA f Filipino
From the Phillipine fantasy television series "Encantadia".
RIZALDY m Filipino
Variant of Rizal Day
, the Philippine national holiday (held on December 30th) commemorating the life and works of national hero José Rizal.... [more]
RIZALINO m Filipino
Diminutive of the surname Rizal
, given in honour of the Filipino nationalist José Rizal (1861-1896).
ROBINHOOD m Filipino
Combination of Robin
and Hood. Robin Hood was a legendary hero and archer of medieval England who stole from the rich to give to the poor. A notable bearer of this name is Robinhood Ferdinand "Robin" Cariño Padilla, a Filipino movie actor and director.
SALIPADA m Maguindanao
Derived from Sanskrit श्रीपाद (śrī́pā́da)
meaning "holy foot", from श्री (śrī́)
"sacred, holy" and पाद (pā́da)
"foot". A notable bearer was Salipada (or Saripada) Pendatun (1912-1985), a Filipino Muslim statesman and military officer.
SAMIN m Filipino, Indian
Although the Indian meaning has not been gathered, Samin means “ours” in Filipino.
SAMPAGUITA f Filipino
Filipino name for the Arabian jasmine, which is the national flower of the Philippines. The name may be derived from the Tagalog phrase sumpa kita
meaning "I promise you" or from champaquita
, the Spanish name for the similar champak flower.
SHALAMAR f & m English (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
This name may be a variant of Shalimar
. Though the name began to be used (in very small numbers) in America in the 1950s and 1960s, it gained some recognition there in 1980 following the release of Three for Love by the R&B group of the same name.
SHAMCEY f Filipino
A Filipino name. A famous bearer of this name is Shamcey Supsup who is a Filipino actress, presenter, model, architect and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe-Philippines 2011 and represented her country at the Miss Universe 2011 pageant.
TALIM f Filipino
Means sharp or blade in tagalog. In Soulcalibur II, III, & IV there is a character named Talim.
VEDASTO m Italian (Archaic), Spanish (Archaic), Filipino
Italian and Spanish form of Vedastus
. The name is also in use in the Philippines, which is a remnant of the influence that Spain has had over the country, what with the country having been part of the Spanish Empire for several centuries.
YOLLY f Haitian Creole, Filipino
A famous bearer of this name is Yolly Roberson (Haiti, 1955-) a Miami attorney and Democratic politician who serves as the representative for District 104 of the Florida House of Representatives.
ZALDY m Filipino
Short form of Rizaldy
, as borne and popularised by actor Zaldy Zshornack, born José Rizaldy Taduran Zshornack (1937-2002).