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Philomena

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Meaning of Philomena
Friend Of Strength
Origin of name Philomena
German
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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. 

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.

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  • 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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Variant and Rhyming Names

Variant Baby Names of Philomena:

Filimena, Filomena, Filomene, Filumena, Philomene And Philomina. Filimena, Filomena, Filomene, Filumena

Rhyming Names of Philomena: 

Philomena with popular German Surnames

Philomena Domingo,   Philomena Zeller,   Philomena Arndt,   Philomena Marc,   Philomena Becker

Philomena also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Dutch, English

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  • What does the name Philomena mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Friend Of Strength in German. Philomena also named in American, Australian, British, Dutch, English for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Philomena. What does the name Philomena mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Philomena. History of name and famous personality with Philomena will help to update our database and other website users.

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