Spanish (Philippines) Submitted Names

These names are a subset of Spanish names used more often in the Philippines. See also about Spanish names.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Anacoreta f Spanish (Philippines)
Means "anchorite" in Spanish. A more common spelling is Anacorita.
Anecita f Spanish (Philippines)
Likely a variant of Aniceta.
Anecito m Spanish (Philippines)
Likely a variant of Aniceto.
Aquino m Portuguese (African), Spanish (Philippines)
Transferred use of the surname Aquino.
Buenaventurada f Spanish (Philippines)
Means "blissful" in Spanish.
Chabelita f Spanish (Philippines), Spanish
Diminutive of Chabela. In other words, this is a double diminutive of Isabel.
Chona f Spanish (Philippines)
Short form of names ending in -cion, such as Concepcion or Consolacion.
Consolacion f Spanish (Philippines)
Unaccented form of Consolación primarily used in the Philippines.
Consorcia f Spanish (Philippines)
Spanish form of Consortia. This name is now seen as old-fashioned in the Philippines.
Consorcio m Spanish (Philippines, Archaic)
Masculine form of Consorcia, along with Consorcia, this name is seen as old-fashioned.
Coronacion f Spanish (Philippines, Rare)
Derived from Spanish coronación, meaning "coronation", referring to the idea that the Virgin Mother of God was physically crowned as Queen of Heaven after her Assumption.
Críspulo m Spanish (Latin American), Spanish (Philippines, Archaic)
Spanish form of Crispulus. Known bearers of this name include the Spanish actor Críspulo Cabezas (b. 1981) and the Filipino lieutenant general Críspulo Aguinaldo (1863-1897).
Cristeta f Aragonese (Rare), Spanish (Rare), Spanish (Philippines, Rare)
Possibly a diminutive of Cristiana, a derivative of Latin christiana meaning "Christian (woman)". This was the name of a Spanish saint (from Talavera, Toledo) who was martyred during the persecutions of the Roman emperor Diocletian in the early 4th century.
Dioscora f Spanish (Philippines)
Feminine form of Dioscoro. Along with Dioscoro, this name is seen as old-fashioned.
Dominador m Spanish (Philippines), History (Ecclesiastical, Hispanicized)
Spanish form of Dominator, used mainly in the Philippines.
Efren m Spanish (Philippines)
Unaccented variant of Efrén primarily used in the Philippines.
Escolastica f Spanish (Philippines)
Unaccented form of Escolástica primarily used in the Philippines.
Esterlina f Spanish (Philippines)
Diminutive of Ester. The form Esterlita is much more common.
Filipinas f Spanish (Philippines)
Taken directly from the word Filipinas, the Spanish form of the Philippines, an island nation in Southeast Asia. According to forebears, there are 3,000 women in the Philippines with this somewhat rare name, and it was most popular during the first half of the 20th century.
Gaudiosa f Spanish (Philippines), Italian (Archaic)
Spanish and Italian feminine form of Gaudiosus.
Honesto m Spanish (Philippines)
Spanish and Filipino form of Honestus.
Jose Maria m Spanish (Philippines)
Unaccented form of José María. This name is now seen as old-fashioned in the Philippines.
Jovito m Spanish (Philippines), Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Masculine form of Jovita. A famous bearer of this name was Jovito Salonga, a Filipino statesman and lawyer.
Leodegaria f Ancient Germanic, Spanish (Mexican, Rare), Spanish (Philippines, Rare)
Feminine form of Leodegarius. This was borne by a sister of the 4th-century saint Urban of Langres.
Leonilo m Spanish (Philippines)
Masculine form of Leonila, a name which is likely a Spanish form of the name Leonilla.
Leonisa f Spanish (Philippines)
Possibly a Spanish feminine form of Leonis.
Lolito m Spanish (Philippines)
Masculine form of Lolita.
Marcelito m Spanish (Philippines)
Diminutive of Marcelo. A bearer of this name is Marcelito "Lito" Pomoy, a Filipino singer.
Miraflor f Spanish (Philippines)
Possibly the Spanish form of Mirefleur.
Nena f Spanish (Philippines)
From the Spanish word nena meaning "baby girl." In the Philippines, it instead means "little girl," used as a term of endearment for a child. It is used both as a legal name and diminutive. The name "Nenita" is more common.
Niña f Spanish (Philippines)
Means "little girl" in Spanish.
Niño m Spanish (Philippines)
Means "Little Boy" or "Christ Child" in Spanish.
Pacito m Spanish (Philippines)
Masculine form of Pacita.
Procesa f Spanish (Philippines)
Spanish feminine form of Processus.
Purificacion f Spanish (Philippines)
Unaccented form of Purificación primarily used in the Philippines.
Purisima f Spanish (Philippines)
Derived from Spanish purísima meaning "most pure."
Reynante m Spanish (Philippines)
Possibly a variant of Renante.
Rodante m Spanish (Philippines)
Means "rolling" in Spanish. A bearer of this name is Rodante Marcoleta, a Filipino politician.
Rodelio m Spanish (Philippines)
Meaning uncertain.
Salvacion f Spanish (Philippines)
Derived from Spanish salvación meaning "salvation," referring to the saving of human beings from death and separation from God by Christ's death and resurrection.
Salve f Spanish (Philippines)
Derived from the Marian hymn Salve Regina meaning "Hail Queen."
Transfiguracion f Spanish (Philippines, Rare)
Derived from Spanish transfiguración meaning "transfiguration," referring to an event where Jesus is transfigured and becomes radiant in glory upon a mountain.
Vivencia f Spanish (Philippines)
Spanish feminine form of Viventius.