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Philomena Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Philomena is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Philomena is "loving friend".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 2715  in baby name popularity for girls with 64 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Philomena Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Philomena has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Philomena to other names.


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Related Names

Philomena is a form of the name Philomenes.

The name Filomena is a form of Philomena.

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Name Fun

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Just for fun, see the name Philomena in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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