What is the most common Filipino name?
The Philippines, officially the Republic of the Philippines is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. The capital city of the Philippines is Manila. The Philippines has at least 100 million island inhabitants. Bounded by the South China Sea, the Philippine Sea and the Celebes Sea, the Philippines shares maritime borders with Taiwan, Vietnam, Palau, Malaysia, and Indonesia.
Multiple ethnicities and cultures are found throughout the islands. This is the main reason for the high diversity and mixtures of the names whether by the given name, first name or family name. Check our Filipino name generator and convince yourself of the high diversity. You can generate more names by clicking the “Generate More Names” button. Filipinos tend to use several middle names and surnames always. The different influences can be used in one name of course (e.g. first name is British and the middle name is Spanish like John Miguel). This characteristic makes the Filipino names very unique and diverse. You can create your authentic Filipino name by combining two or more first names. As described above there are many ethnicities and cultures which have an influence on the existing names. Among others these are:
You can use our other name generators to create more specific names. Like many things, certain names are in fashion. Currently, the following names are popular in the Philippines. (Source: Philippine Statistics Authority)
What are Filipino girl/female names? For girls/female babies
- Mary Joy
- Jasmine Mary Grace
What are Filipino boy/male names? For boys/male babies For boys/male babies
- John Paul
- John Mark
- John Lloyd
- John Michael