Filipina

noun
Fil·​i·​pi·​na | \ ˌfi-lə-ˈpē-nə How to pronounce Filipina (audio) \

Definition of Filipina

: a Filipino girl or woman

First Known Use of Filipina

1899, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Filipina

Spanish

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“Filipina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Filipina. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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