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A Filipino woman or girl. See Usage Note at Latina1.

[Spanish filipina, feminine of filipino, Filipino; see Filipino.]

Fil′i·pi′na adj.


(ˌfɪl əˈpi nə)
n., pl. -nas.
a girl or woman who is a native or inhabitant of the Phillipines.
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Congratulatory greetings from Filipino expatriates in Qatar flooded the social media on Sunday following the highly-anticipated victory of Doha resident Janela Joy Pigon Cuaton in the Mutya ng Pilipinas 2015, one of the Philippines' most prestigious beauty pageant.
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And now made aware of his status as the symbol of Filipinos' aspirations to make it to the NBA, Clarkson expressed his desire to play for the national team, more popularly known as Gilas Pilipinas.
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