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Philomena Name Meaning

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Meaning of Philomena

Friend Of Strength

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Philomena is of Old Greek origin. It is used mainly in English and German. The name Philomena means 'strongly beloved'. From philein which means 'to love' ; philos which means 'friend' ; menos which means 'strength'.

Saint Philomena is venerated as a virgin martyr saint of the Roman Catholic Church, said to have been a young Greek princess martyred in the 4th century.

Name of a popularly-worshipped saint who is supposedly a virginmartyr. 
Philomena also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Dutch, English
Famous Name Philomena
Philomena Garvey
is an Irish golfer, the daughter of James and Kathleen Garvey (nee Owens). Baltray is on the north shore of the Boyne estuary approximately four miles from the historic town of Drogheda.
Saint Philomena
is a saint and martyr of the Roman Catholic Church, said to have been a young Greek princess martyred in the 4th century. Her veneration began in the early 19th century as a result of an archaeological find; after news of the find spread, several miracles were credited to her intercession. Devotion to her was especially publicised by Saint Jean Vianney, who attributed some of his works of faith healing to her aid.
 
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Meaning of Philomena in German origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.