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.

A famous bearer was Polish pianist and composer Filipina Brzezinska-Szymanowska.