Of Greek origin.

Polish variant of Philippa.

From the masculine name Philip, meaning “friend of horses”.

Other forms of the name are: Felipa, Filippa, Philippine, Philippa, Pipa, Ina, Philipa, Pippy, Philly, etc.

Masculine forms of the name are Filip, Filippo, Felipe, Philip, Philippe, Philippos, Phil, etc.

Famous bearers was Polish pianist and composer Filipina Brzezinska-Szymanowska.