Filipina

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See also: filipina and Filipin@

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish filipina f (feminine form of filipino).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɪlɪˈpiːnə/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

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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References[edit]

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

Iban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Malay Filipina, from Spanish Filipinas.

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Filipina

  1. Philippines (a country in Southeast Asia)

Adjective[edit]

Filipina

  1. Filipino

Indonesian[edit]

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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

Proper noun[edit]

Filipina

  1. Philippines (a country in Southeast Asia)

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Malay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Filipina (Jawi spelling فيليڤينا)

  1. Philippines (a 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

Noun[edit]

Filipina (masculine Filipino, Baybayin spelling ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈ)

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

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References[edit]

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