See also: filipina and Filipin@

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From Spanish filipina f (feminine form of filipino).

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  • IPA(key): /fɪlɪˈpiːnə/
  • (file)

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Filipina (plural Filipinas)

  1. (countable) A female citizen or local inhabitant of the Philippines, or one 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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Filipina (not comparable)

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

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

Iban edit

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Borrowed from Malay Filipina, from Spanish Filipinas.

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Filipina

  1. Philippines (an archipelago and country in Southeast Asia)

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Filipina

  1. Filipino

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Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

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

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Filipina

  1. Philippines (an archipelago and country in Southeast Asia)

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Filipina (Jawi spellingفيليڤينا⁩)

  1. Philippines (an archipelago and country in Southeast Asia)

Tagalog edit

Etymology edit

From Spanish filipina, feminine form of filipino.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: Fi‧li‧pi‧na
  • IPA(key): /piliˈpina/, [pɪ.lɪˈpi.nɐ]
  • IPA(key): /filiˈpina/, [fɪ.lɪˈpi.nɐ]
  • Rhymes: -ina

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Filipina (masculine Filipino, Baybayin spelling ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈ)

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

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