Pilipinas

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Tagalog[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Pi‧li‧pi‧nas
  • IPA(key): /piliˈpinas/, [pɪ.lɪˈpi.nɐs]
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Proper noun[edit]

Pilipinas (Baybayin spelling ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔)

  1. The Philippines
    Synonym: (colloquial) Pinas