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Philina

What does Philina mean?

Philina Pronunciation of Philina [phili-na] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Philina is "lover of mankind; horse lover". Philina is an alternate spelling of Philana (Greek). Philina is also a derivative of Philippa (Greek).

Associated with: greek.

Variations

Philina has 3 variants: Filania, Filanna and Philena.

14 more related forms via Philana, Philippa: Filipa, Pelipa, Phil, Phila, Philene, Philipa, Philippe, Phillane, Phillie, Phillina, Philline, Phillipa, Phillipina and Philly.

Creative forms:
(female) Philila, Philira, ..

(male) Philice, Philil, ..

Middle name pairings:
Philina Brisa (P.B.), ..

How popular is Philina?

Philina is an unusual given name for females. Philina is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Philena and Phila are the prominent alternative forms of Philina (outside Top 2000). These relations of Philina were popular as baby names 135 years ago (average #1889). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Phila, Philena in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Philina and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Philina is alike in pronunciation to Felina. Other suggested similar names are Adelina, Agilina, Airina, Akilina, Amalina, Ceilena, Celina, Chalina, Chanina, Chasina, Chianna, Chiarina, Colina, Dalina, Darlina, Delina, Dellina, Egilina, Eilona, Emelina, Erlina, Galina, Jilana, Jiliana, Jolina, Julina, Karlina, Kellina, Malina, Marlina, Melina, Miliana, Neilina, Palila, Pamelina, Pamina, Paolina, Pathina, Patrina, Paulina, Pauline, Pavlina, Perlita, Phalicia, Phelia, Phelicia, Philia, Philicia, Philippina, Philis, Phillida, Phillira (see Philyra), Phillyra (see Philyra), Philomina, Philyra, Phylicia, Phylis, Polina, Polline (see Paulina), Primina, Priminia (see Prima), Raelina, Raylina, Rylina, Shakina, Shalina, Sharina, Sheina, Solina, Valina, Wilna, Xylina, Yoslina and Zelina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Philina.

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