Filipino Submitted Names

Filipino names are used on the island nation of the Philippines.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Mohaimen m Maranao, Maguindanao, Bengali
Maranao, Maguindanao, and Bengali form of Muhaimin.
Mohamad m Arabic, Malay, Indonesian, Filipino, Maguindanao, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Muhammad as well as the Malay, Indonesian, Maguindanao, and Maranao form.
Mohmina f Maranao
Maranao form of Mumina.
Mokamad m Maguindanao, Indonesian
Maguindanao and Indonesian form of Muhammad.
Morissette f English (American, Modern, Rare), Filipino (Modern, Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Morissette. Also, it is the stage name of Johanne Morissette Daug Amon, a Filipina singer, rapper, dancer, and musician and a former contestant on TV5's Star Factor and The Voice of the Philippines... [more]
Muamar m Arabic, Indonesian, Filipino, Yakan, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Muammar as well as an Indonesian variant and the Yakan and Maranao form.
Muslimen m Filipino, Maguindanao, Maranao
Maguindanao and Maranao variant of Muslimin.
Muslimin m Indonesian, Filipino, Maguindanao, Malay
Derived from Arabic مُسْلِمُون (muslimūn) meaning "Muslims", the plural of مُسْلِم (muslim) meaning "Muslim".
Mutya ᜋᜓᜆ᜔ᜌ f Filipino, Tagalog
Means "amulet, charm" or "pearl" or "precious" in Tagalog.
Nadeane f Tagalog
Variant of Nadine influenced by Deanna.
Nadz f & m English, Filipino
Diminutive of Nadine, Nadia 1, or other names beginning with the same sound.
Nahalina f Tagalog, Filipino
This means "To be charmed, to be fascinated" in Tagalog. Related to Mahalina.
Naida f Filipino, Arabic
Short form of Zenaida.
Naima f Arabic (Maghrebi), Bengali, Uzbek, Maranao, Maguindanao, Popular Culture
Alternate transcription of Na'ima primarily used in Northern Africa as well as the Bengali, Uzbek, Maranao, and Maguindanao form of the name.... [more]
Naimah f Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Na'ima as well as the Indonesian, Malay and Maranao form.
Namnama f Filipino
Meaning "Hope" from Filipino dialect Ilocano.
Nasimah f Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Nasima as well as the Indonesian, Malay and Maranao form.
Nasrudin m Indonesian, Filipino, Maguindanao
Indonesian and Maguindanao form of Nasir al-Din.
Nasudi m Ilocano, Filipino
From Ilocano nasudi meaning "illustrious, renowned, famous, celebrated".
Neneng f Filipino, Tagalog
From Tgalog nene meaning "younger sister, little girl".
Nenita f Filipino
Either a diminutive of Nena or derived from Spanish nena used as a term of endearment for a girl.
Netoy m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Ernesto and Néstor.
Nhor f & m Maguindanao
Maguindanao form of Nur.
Nhora f Maguindanao
Maguindanao form of Nura.
Nhur f & m Filipino, Tausug
Tausug form of Nur.
Nikka f Filipino
Used often for nicknames for Filipino girls
Nimuel m Filipino, Tagalog
Probably a variant of Nemuel.
Ningning f Tagalog, Cebuano, Filipino
From Tagalog and Cebuano ningning meaning "luster, sheen, radiance, twinkle".
Ninoy m Filipino
Diminutive of Benigno.... [more]
Nirvan m Filipino, Persian
Ancient persian, comes from the name Nirvana, this presents the person who attains the state of absolute awareness and conciousness
Nonong m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Manuel.
Norhana f Maguindanao, Maranao, Malay
Combination of Nor 1 and Hana 1.
Norhaya f Maguindanao, Maranao
Combination of Nor 1 and Haya.
Norielle f Filipino (Modern, Rare)
Meaning unknown, perhaps an invented name.
Norming f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Norma.
Noroden m Filipino, Maranao
Maranao form of Nur ad-Din.
Norodin m Filipino, Maguindanao, Maranao
Maguindanao and Maranao form of Nur ad-Din.
Nubon m Filipino
Transferred use of the surname Nubon.
Numeriana f Filipino
Feminine form of Numerianus.
Nurlyn f Tausug (Modern)
Combination of Nur and the popular suffix -lyn.
Obong m Filipino
Diminutive of Jacobo.
Ofrecina f Medieval Catalan, Filipino (Archaic)
Probably a Medieval Catalan form of Euphrosina.
Olivert m Icelandic (Modern, Rare), Filipino, Spanish (Caribbean), South American
Icelandic name of unknown origin and meaning. Probably inspired by Oliver and Ivert.
Omaima f Arabic, Filipino, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Umaima as well as the Maranao form.
Omaimah f Arabic, Filipino, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Umaima as well as the Maranao form.
Omairah f Filipino, Maranao
Maranao form of Umaira.
Opelia f English (Rare), Spanish (Latin American, Rare), Filipino (Rare)
English variant or Latin American Spanish form of Ophelia.
Oriang f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Gregoria.
Osang f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Milagrosa.
Pabericio m & f Filipino
Fabricius It is believed that the name arrived to the Philippine Islands through Malaysians of the same name.
Pacencia f Filipino
Possibly a variant of Paciencia.... [more]
Pacificación f & m Spanish, Filipino
Means "pacification, creating peace" in Spanish.
Pacita f Filipino
Diminutive of Pacificación.
Paeng m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Rafael.
Paisal m Indonesian, Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao
Indonesian, Maranao and Maguindanao form of Faysal.
Pangako f Filipino
Means "promise" in Tagalog.
Paraluman ᜉᜇᜎᜓᜋᜈ᜔ f Filipino, Tagalog
Means "muse, inspiration" or "compass" in Tagalog.
Pasing f & m Filipino, Tagalog
Likely a diminutive of Pascuala or Pascual.
Patnubay ᜉᜆ᜔ᜈᜓᜊᜌ᜔ m & f Filipino (Rare), Tagalog (Rare)
Means "guide, companion" in Tagalog.
Peary m & f Filipino
from robert edwin peary... [more]
Peejay m & f Filipino
Phonetic spelling of the initials PJ.
Pekto m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Perfecto.
Peñafrancia f Filipino
Taken from the Spanish titles of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora de Peñafrancia/Nuestra Señora de la Peña de Francia and La Virgen de la Peña de Francia, meaning "The Virgin of the Rock of France" and "Our Lady of the Rock of France" respectively, venerated in Naga City though originating from the image enshrined in Salamanca, Spain.
Pennylane f Filipino (Rare), English
Likely given in reference to the Beatles' song Penny Lane.
Pepay f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Josefa.
Pepeng m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Felipe.
Perfection m & f English (Rare), English (African, Rare), African American (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
From the word perfection, referring to the quality or state of being perfect or complete.
Perfecto m Spanish (Archaic), Filipino (Rare)
Spanish form of Perfectus. A known living bearer of this name is the Filipino musician Perfecto "Perf" de Castro.
Perlas m & f Lithuanian (Rare), Tagalog
Derived from perlas, which in Lithuanian and Tagalog is the word for "pearl".... [more]
Phabez f Filipino
name used in a Filipino drama on radio in 1980's...
Phatima f Filipino
filipino
Philmalene f Filipino
filipino-malaysian
Pikoy m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Federico.
Pinang f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Josefina.
Pinky f & m English, Filipino
Variant of Pink. Sometimes used for someone with a pink complexion.
Piolo m Filipino
The Sound of PAOLO and The Famous Philippine Actor Piolo Pascual......
Pipay f Filipino, Tagalog
Variant of Pepay.
Pipoy m Filipino, Tagalog, Cebuano
Diminutive of Peter and Paul.
Pirena f Filipino
From the Phillipine fantasy television series "Encantadia".
Pitoy m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Agapito.
Poleng f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Paula and its forms.
Ponching m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Alfonso.
Potenciana f Spanish (Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian, Archaic), Filipino
Spanish and Portuguese form of Potentiana. This was the name of a Spanish saint from the late 16th century.
Potenciano m Spanish (Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian, Archaic), Filipino
Spanish and Portuguese form of Potentianus. A notable bearer of this name was the Filipino musician Potenciano Gregorio (1880-1939).
Prado f & m Spanish, Filipino (Rare)
Means "meadow" in Spanish, taken from the Spanish titles of the Virgin Mary, La Virgen del Prado and Nuestra Señora del Prado, meaning "The Virgin of the Meadow" and "Our Lady of the Meadow," venerated at the Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Prado in Talavera in the province of Toledo, the Ciudad Real Cathedral and the Ermita de Nuestra Señora del Prado in the province of Cáceres.
Prados f & m Spanish (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Plural form of Prado, most often used in the province of Toledo in Spain.
Pura f Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Portuguese, Filipino
From pura meaning "pure," also used in Spanish-speaking countries as a diminutive of Purificación.
Puring f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Sinforosa.
Racman m Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao
Maranao and Maguindanao form of Rahman.
Raien m Filipino
meaning "Royalty"
Raihanah f Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Rayhana as well as the Indonesian, Malay and Maranao form.
Ram m Filipino
Diminutive of Ramgen.
Ramgen m Filipino
His name "Ramgen" is derived from the first names of his father and mother, Ramon and Genelyn.
Rasmia f Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao
From Arabic رَسْمِيَّة (rasmiyya) menaing "formal, ceremonial".
Regta f Filipino
Means "warm and sincere" in Ilocano.
Reinalyn f Filipino
Combination of Reina 1 and the popular suffix -lyn.
Reming f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Remedios.
Remy f Filipino
Diminutive of Remedios.
Reneilda f Filipino (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Reinhilde used in the Philippines.
Renz m English, Filipino
Short form of Lorenzo.
Restituta f Late Roman, Italian, Spanish (Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian, Archaic), Filipino, Galician (Rare)
Feminine form of Restitutus. This was the name of a 4th-century Christian martyr from Roman Africa.
Restituto m Italian (Archaic), Spanish (Rare), Galician (Archaic), Portuguese (Brazilian, Archaic), Filipino
Italian, Spanish, Galician and Portuguese form of Restitutus. Known bearers of this name include the Argentine soccer player Restituto Brito (born c. 1929) and Restituto del Valle (1865-1930), a Spanish poet and Augustinian cleric.
Rexie f & m Filipino, American (Rare)
Diminutive of Rex.
Rexy m Indonesian, Filipino
Diminutive of Rex.
Rey m Spanish (Rare), Filipino
Means "king" in Spanish.
Reyella f Filipino (Rare)
Combination of the given name Rey with the suffix -ella or a feminine form of Rey.
Reyla f Portuguese (Brazilian), Filipino (Rare), English (Rare)
Combination of Rey and the suffix la.
Reymar m & f Filipino, Spanish (Latin American)
Combination of Rey-, from names beginning with this pattern, e.g. Reynaldo, and -mar, from names beginning in that pattern such as María or Maribel.
Reymark m Filipino
Likely a combination of Reynaldo and Mark.
Rhodora f Filipino
Probably from the flower Rhodora. It's likely derived from Greek ῥόδον (rhodon) meaning "rose" and δῶρον (doron) meaning "gift".
Ricci f Filipino
Transfered use of the Italian surname Ricci
Rieley m Filipino
Variant of Reilly.
Ritchel f Filipino
Likely a variant of Richelle.
Rivele f Filipino
It came from biblical book which is revelation means "revealed/prophecy"and change the spellingin other words someone tried to reflect that name into what he read in the wordly book.inshort the name is the author of the book "stephen S. rivele"
Riza f Filipino
Possibly a short form of Clarissa or derived from the surname Rizal.
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]
Rizalina f Filipino
Feminine form of Rizalino.
Rizalino m Filipino
Diminutive of the surname Rizal, given in honour of the Filipino nationalist José Rizal (1861-1896).
Rizza f Filipino
Variant of Riza.
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... [more]
Rocelyn f American (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Variant of Rosaline/Roslyn influenced by the spelling of Jocelyn (See also Rosslyn/Joslyn).
Rohaifah f Maranao
Meaning uncertain, probably of Arabic origin.
Romel m Filipino
Probably a simplified spelling of Rommel.
Romela f Filipino
Variant of Rommela and Romella.
Romella f English, Filipino
Possibly a feminine form of Romel.
Rommel m Filipino, Brazilian, South American
Transferred from the German surname Rommel (notable bearers include the German field marshal Erwin Rommel and the city mayor of Stuttgart Manfred Rommel).... [more]
Rommela f Filipino
A feminine form of Rommel.
Romulo m Filipino
Another form of Romulus.
Ronilo m Filipino
Spanish form of Roniel 2.
Rosabeth f English, Filipino (Rare)
Combination of Rosa and Beth.
Rosamie f English (Rare), Filipino, Louisiana Creole (Rare, Archaic), French (Acadian, Rare, Archaic)
Perhaps a diminutive of Rosamund (compare Annemie, Rosemay), though it is claimed to be a combination of Rose with French amie "friend".
Rosewyn f English (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Probably an Anglicized form of Rhoswen.
Rosing f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Rosa 1, Generosa, Milagros, and other names containing or ending in ros.
Roweno m Filipino
Masculine form of Rowena.
Roxette f Filipino
Diminutive of Roxanne.
Rozmari f Filipino
Filipino form of Rosemary.
Rubilyn f Filipino
Variant of Rubylyn.
Rubylyn f Filipino
Combination of Ruby and the popular suffix -lyn.
Ruchel f Yiddish, Filipino
Yiddish form of Rachel.
Ruping m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Roberto.
Ryzza f Russian (Latinized, Rare), Filipino
Diminutive of Clarissa
Saan m Tagalog
This name comes from the Tagalog word “where”
Sabecki f Filipino
filipino name desends from english name becky
Sadire m Filipino
"pure" from Filipino dialect Ilocano.
Saidamen m Maranao
Combination of Sa'id and Amin.
Saipoden m Maranao
Maranao form of Saif al-Din.
Salahudin m Indonesian, Filipino, Maguindanao, Malay
Indonesian, Maguindanao and Malay form of Salah al-Din.
Sali m Albanian, Filipino, Tausug
Albanian and Tausug form of Salih. A notable bearer is Albanian president Sali Berisha (1944-).
Salimah f Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Salima as well as the Malay, Indonesian and Maranao form.
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.
Salvacion f Filipino
It means "Salvation".
Samin m Filipino, Indian
Although the Indian meaning has not been gathered, Samin means “ours” in Filipino.
Samirah f Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Maranao
Arabic alternate transcription of Samira 1 as well as the Indonesian, Malay and Maranao form.
Sampaguita f Filipino
From Tagalog sampagita meaning "jasmine flower", which may have been derived from the Tagalog phrase sumpa kita meaning "I promise you" or from Spanish champaquita, a diminutive of champaca meaning "champak flower".
Samsodin m Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao, Indonesian
Maranao, Maguindanao, and Indonesian form of Shams al-Din.
Samsudin m Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Maguindanao
Indonesian, Malay, and Maguindanao form of Shams al-Din.
Saniata f Ilocano, Filipino
From Ilocano saniata meaning "jewel, precious stone, gem, spiritual wealth".
Sarighani f Filipino, Tagalog
A contraction of the Tagalog phrase 'sariwang bighani' meaning "fresh charm" or "youthful charm".
Sebyong m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Eusebio.
Sendong m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Rosendo.
Servillano m Filipino
Variant of Serviliano. Servillano Aquino was a Filipino general during the Philippine Revolution against Spain. He is the great grandfather of Benigno Aquino III, the 15th president of the Philippines, and grandfather-in-law to his mother, Corazon Aquino, the 11th president and 1st female president of the Philippines.
Shaira f Filipino
Meaning uncertain.
Shalamar f & m English (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Alternate transcription of Arabic / Urdu شالامار باغ (see 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 the song "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.
Sigla f Filipino, Tagalog
From Tagalog sigla meaning "lively, vitality, energy".
Sinag ᜐᜒᜈᜄ᜔ f & m Filipino, Tagalog
Means "ray of light, beam" in Tagalog.
Sinagtala ᜐᜒᜈᜄ᜔ᜆᜎ f Filipino, Tagalog
Means "starlight" from Tagalog sinag meaning "beam, ray" and tala "star".
Sinfrosa f Filipino
A variant or truncated form of Sinforosa.
Sinta f Filipino, Tagalog
From Tagalog sinta meaning "dear, darling, love, beloved".