Philomena Name Meaning and Origin

Philomena is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘Greek’ origin. The baby name Philomena means “Strong Love”.


Philomena Origin:

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




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