What does Philina mean?
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.
(female) Philinia, Philira, ..
(male) Philice, Philitan, .. 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)
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.See names in meaning and etymology.