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Gender: Female Meaning of Filomena: "lover of singing" Origin of Filomena: Greek

The name Filomena is a girl's name of Italian, Greek origin meaning "lover of singing". Filomena and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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Famous People Named Filomena

Filomena Tassi, Canadian politician
Filomena Costa, Portuguese distance runner
Filomena José Trindade, Angolan handball player
Filomena Moretti, Italian guitarist

Pop Culture References for the name Filomena

Filomena Soltini, character on American soap "General Hospital"
Filomena, character in Boccaccio's "The Decameron" - one of the seven young women at the heart of the story (alongside Pampinea, Fiammetta, Emilia, Lauretta, Neifile (Nephele), and Elissa)
"Filomena," poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow