What does Filipa mean?
Filipa /fil-i-pa/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Filipa is "horse lover". Filipa is an alternate form of Philippa (Greek). Fillipi is a familiar surname.
How popular is Filipa?
Filipa is an unusual first name for women. Filipa is an equally uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular related forms of Filipa (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Filippa and Felipa. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.053%) and have become less widespread since. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Filipa and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Filia. Like Filipa, this name is not commonly used.