Filipina

See also: filipina

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish filipina f (feminine form of filipino).

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NounEdit

Filipina (plural Filipinas)

  1. (countable) A female citizen or local inhabitant of the Philippines, and those descending from such.
    Synonym: Pinay
  2. (obsolete, historical, countable) A female Philippine-born person of pure or majority Spanish descent.[1]
    Synonyms: Spaniard, Spanish

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AdjectiveEdit

Filipina (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to female inhabitants of the Philippines.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Wickberg, E. (March 1964), “The Chinese Mestizo in Philippine History”, in Journal of Southeast Asian History[1], volume 5, pages 63

IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Originally from Spanish Filipinas, which was from Felipe (the name of a king of Spain).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [filiˈpina]
  • Hyphenation: Fi‧li‧pi‧na

Proper nounEdit

Filipina

  1. the Philippines

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MalayEdit

Proper nounEdit

Filipina

  1. the Philippines

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish filipina f, feminine form of filipino.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: Fi‧li‧pi‧na
  • IPA(key): /filiˈpina/, [fɪlɪˈpinɐ]

NounEdit

Filipina (masculine Filipino)

  1. (proscribed) alternative form of Pilipina, feminine of Pilipino: female Filipino; Filipina (person)
  2. (obsolete, historical) feminine of Pilipino: female Philippine-born person of pure or majority Spanish descent[1]

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Wickberg, E. (March 1964), “The Chinese Mestizo in Philippine History”, in Journal of Southeast Asian History[2], volume 5, pages 63