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.
Sitrina f Filipino (Rare), Tagalog (Rare)
From Tagalog sitrina meaning "citrine", a type of quartz crystal.
Sittie f Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao
Maranao and Maguindanao form of Sita.
Sittienor f Filipino, Maranao
Combination of Sittie and Nor 1.
Solaiman m Bengali, Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao
Bengali, Maranao, and Maguindanao form of Sulayman.
Solidad f Filipino
Filipino variant of Soledad.
Sonata f Lithuanian, English (Rare), Spanish (Latin American, Rare), Filipino (Rare)
From a musical term for a musical composition for one or a few instruments (piano frequently being one of them) in three or four movements that vary in key and tempo, derived from the feminine past participle of Italian verb sonare (modern suonare) meaning "to play (an instrument); to sound."
Sudi m Ilocano, Filipino
From Ilocano sudi meaning "purity".
Suñer m Filipino (Rare), Spanish (?)
Perhaps it was derived from a surname?
Susang f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Jesusa and Susana.
Susanie f Filipino
Diminutive of Susanna.
Susano m Filipino
Filipino... [more]
Sweetheart f & m Filipino (Rare), English
From the English word sweetheart, an affectionate term for a beloved person, or a person who is always kind.
Tadhana f Filipino
Means "destiny, fate" in Tagalog.
Taer m Ilocano (Rare)
"handsome"
Talim f Filipino
Means sharp or blade in tagalog. In Soulcalibur II, III, & IV there is a character named Talim.
Talna f Ilocano, Filipino
From Ilocano talna meaning "calmness, peace".
Tamaraw m Filipino
Translated to Mindoro dwarf buffalo.
Tanyag m Tagalog
Means "renowned" in Tagalog.
Taraki m Ilocano
"handsome"
Teofista f Filipino
Likely a Spanish form of Theopiste.
Teofisto m Filipino
Likely a Spanish form of Theopistos. ... [more]
Teresito m Filipino
Diminutive of Tereso.
Tikoy m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Alberto.
Tinong m Filipino, Tagalog, Cebuano
Diminutive of Florentino, Faustino, Celestino and other names ending in tino.
Tiyaga f Tagalog, Cebuano, Filipino
From Tagalog and Cebuano tiyaga meaning "perseverance".
Tonying m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Antonio.
Tonyo m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Antonio.
Trining f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Trinidad.
Trixia f Filipino, English (Rare)
Elaborated form of Trixie.
Tula f Filipino
From Tagalog tula "poem".
Tyano m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Graciano, Luciano, Sebastián and similar names.
Ulan m & f Tagalog
Means "rain" in Tagalog.
Una f Filipino, Tagalog, Cebuano
From Tagalog and Cebuano una meaning "first, foremost, original"
Undang f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Segunda.
Urduja f Filipino, Pangasinan
From Sanskrit उदय (ud-ayá) meaning "rising, rise" or ऊर्जा (ūrjā) meaning "vigour, strength, energy". This was the name of a legendary Philippine warrior princess from Pangasinan.
Ursulita f Filipino
Diminutive of Ursula.
Usop m Malay, Maguindanao, Maranao
Malay form Yusuf also used in the southern Philippines.
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.
Vergel m Filipino
Variant of Virgil.
Vernalyn f Filipino
The name Verna with the suffix -lyn.
Vhera f Filipino
A goddess of rice field.
Vianney m & f French, Spanish (Latin American), American (Hispanic), Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Vianney, honouring French saint Jean-Marie Vianney (1786-1859). While it is considered (mostly) masculine in France, Belgium and African countries with French as an official language, usage in Latin America (excluding Brazil) and Hispanic communities in the United States is mainly feminine.
Vizminda f Filipino (Rare)
An invented name, from the Visayan islands (Viz) and the island of Mindanao in the Philippines (Minda). Related to Luzviminda and Minviluz.
Walding m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Oswaldo.
Warna f Filipino
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Wela f Cebuano
Diminutive form of Manuela or Roela.
Wilmarie f Afrikaans, South African, Filipino, Spanish (Caribbean), English (Rare)
Combination of names beginning with Wil-, like William/Willem or Wilfredo, and Marie... [more]
Wilsie f & m English (American, Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Possibly a feminine diminutive form and masculine diminutive of Wilson.
Xean m Filipino (Anglicized, Modern)
The name XEAN has the same meaning with the name SEAN. The first letter "S" was just replaced with letter "X".... [more]
Xyla f English (American, Modern, Rare), Filipino
Possibly an invented name, perhaps based on Greek ξύλον (xylon) meaning "wood", a word used in the New Testament to mean "the Cross".
Xyriel f Filipino (Rare)
There is a Filipina actress who bears this name.
Yasher m Filipino, Tausug
Possibly a form of Yasir or from Arabic يَعِشْ (yaʿiš) meaning "live" or يُشِيرَ (yušīra) meaning "indicate, mention, reference".
Ynamorata f Filipino
The name has been used in the 2000 Philippine television show, Pangako Sa'Yo. Ynamorata means 'being a passionate idealist you need to feel loved.'
Yoling f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Yolanda.
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.
Yoyong m Filipino, Tagalog, Cebuano
Diminutive of Mateo.
Yoyoy m Filipino, Tagalog, Cebuano
Diminutive of Mateo.
Ysa f Spanish, Filipino
Diminutive of Ysabel, Ysabelle, and Ysabella.
Yumi f Filipino, Tagalog
From Tagalog yumi meaning "modesty, gentleness of manner, soft, tender, delicate, humble, refined."
Yunos m Malay, Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao
Malay, Maranao and Maguindanao form of Yunus (see Jonah).
Yusop m Filipino, Tausug, Malay, Thai (Muslim)
Tausug, Malay, and Thai form of Yosef (see Joseph).
Yusoph m Filipino, Maranao
Maranao form of Yosef (see Joseph).
Zacaria m Filipino, Maguindanao
Maguindanao form of Zakariyya.
Zainodin m Filipino, Maguindanao
Maguindanao form of Zayn ad-Din.
Zaldy m Filipino
Short form of Rizaldy, as borne and popularised by actor Zaldy Zshornack, born José Rizaldy Taduran Zshornack (1937-2002).
Zaraiha f Filipino
An adaptation of "Zaria" that means 'princess'
Zeny f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Zenaida.
Zheena f Filipino
Meaning uncertain.
Zosing m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Zósimo.
Zymon m Filipino (Anglicized, Rare)
Variant of Simon primarily used in the Philippines.
Zyrine f Filipino
Probably a variant of Cyrine.
Zyrus m Filipino
Probably a variant of Cyrus.