Philomena is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘Greek’ origin. The baby name Philomena means “Strong Love”.
Origin of the name is: “Greek”
Philomena is a girl name.
The pronunciation of the name is: “fil + a + MEEN + a”
Philomena Name Meaning:
Philomena originates in Greek language and means “strong love”. This was the name of a virgin martyr saint of the Catholic Church, a young Greek princess in the 4th century, the patron of children, babies and virgins. As a feminine given name Philomena is rather rare and considered old-fashioned in the United States nowadays.
It is a Christian baby name.
Variations or similar name:
Filomena, Filomina, Philomene, Filimena
Famous people with this name:
Philomena Van Rijswijk – published author