Filipinas

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

Filipinas

  1. plural of Filipina
  2. the women's national football representative team of the Philippines

Central Huasteca Nahuatl[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Filipinas

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

Central Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Filipinas.

Proper noun[edit]

Filipinas

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

References[edit]

  • Mancilla Sepúlveda, Héctor. (2000) Lecciones de Nahuatl, Hirata Editorial, México DF.

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Filipinas

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

Portuguese[edit]

Filipinas

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: Fi‧li‧pi‧nas

Proper noun[edit]

Filipinas f pl

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

Spanish[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Felipe +‎ -inas. Originally las Islas Filipinas (literally the Philippine Isles), after King Philip II of Spain.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /filiˈpinas/ [fi.liˈpi.nas]
  • Audio:(file)
  • Rhymes: -inas
  • Syllabification: Fi‧li‧pi‧nas

Proper noun[edit]

Filipinas f

  1. Philippines (an archipelago and country in Southeast Asia)
  2. (obsolete) the islands of Samar and Leyte

Usage notes[edit]

  • Contrary to English, in Spanish the definite article is optional when referring to the Philippines' exonym in Spanish (i.e. las Filipinas), meaning you may omit the article "las" if you so choose.

Related terms[edit]

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Filipinas, from Felipe (the name of a King of Spain) + -inas.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Fi‧li‧pi‧nas
  • IPA(key): /filiˈpinas/, [fɪ.lɪˈpi.nɐs]
  • IPA(key): /piliˈpinas/, [pɪ.lɪˈpi.nɐs]

Proper noun[edit]

Filipinas (Baybayin spelling ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔)

  1. (proscribed) alternative form of Pilipinas: Philippines (an archipelago and country in Southeast Asia)
  2. the women's national football representative team of the Philippines

Yogad[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Filipinas.

Proper noun[edit]

Filipinas

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