Philippines

The Philippines, officially the Republic of the Philippines, is an archipelago of more than 7,100 islands in between the Philippine Sea and the South China Sea.

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is the capital of the Philippines and a major attraction in terms of culture and heritage in the country. Photo: TheCoffee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the largest and the most populous island of the Philippines. Photo: Inkey, CC BY 2.0.

The are a major island and cultural grouping in the midsection of the Philippines. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is an island in the Philippines, the southernmost major island in the country and the second largest, after . Photo: john, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is the westernmost province of the Philippines, the one with the largest land area and with probably the most pristine natural environment away from its settlements. Photo: Alex.vonbun, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Philippines

  • Type: Country
  • Description: sovereign state in Southeast Asia
  • Categories: sovereign state and archipelagic state
  • Location: ,
  • Languages: Tagalog, English, Filipino, Cebuano, Tagalog, Iloko, Hiligaynon, Waray (Philippines), Pampanga, Bikol, Central Bikol, Pangasinan, Maranao, Tausug, Maguindanaon, Chavacano, Kinaray-A, Surigaonon, Masbatenyo, Aklanon, Ibanag, Yakan, Cotabato Manobo and Inabaknon
  • Neighbors: , , and
Latitude of center
11.9426° or 11° 56' 33.4" north
Longitude of center
123.1732° or 123° 10' 23.5" east
Population
99,900,000
Capital
Area
300,000 km² (115,831 miles²)
Currency
Peso (PHP)
Phone code
63
Internet domain
.ph
Open­Street­Map ID
node 26036352
Geo­Names ID
1694008
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Filippin
  • Achinese: Filipina
  • Afar: Filippin
  • Afrikaans: Filippyne
  • Akan: Philippines
  • Albanian: Filipine
  • Albanian: Filipinet
  • Amharic: ፊሊፒንስ
  • Arabic: Pilipinas
  • Arabic: الفلبين
  • Arabic: الفيلبين
  • Aragonese: Filipinas
  • Armenian: Ֆիլիպիններ
  • Armenian: Ֆիլիպինների Հանրապետություն
  • Arpitan: Felipines
  • Assamese: ফিলিপাইন
  • Asturian: Filipines
  • Awadhi: फिलिपिन्स
  • Azerbaijani: Filipin
  • Azerbaijani: Filippin
  • Balinese: Filipina
  • Bambara: Filipini
  • Banjar: Pilipina
  • Bashkir: Филиппин
  • Basque: Filipinak
  • Bavarian: Philippinen
  • Belarusian: Піліпіны
  • Belarusian: Філіпіны
  • Bengali: ফিলিপাইন
  • Bengali: ফিলিপিন্স
  • Bhojpuri: फिलिपींस
  • Bishnupriya: ফিলিপাইন
  • Bosnian: Filipini
  • Brahui: Filpáin
  • Breton: Filipinez
  • Buginese: Filipina
  • Bulgarian: Филипини
  • Burmese: ဖိလစ်ပိုင်
  • Burmese: ဖိလစ်ပိုင်နိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Filipines
  • Catalan: República de les Filipines
  • Cebuano: Pilipinas
  • Cebuano: Republika sa Pilipinas
  • Central Bikol: Filipinas
  • Central Kurdish: فلیپین
  • Chamorro: Filipinas
  • Chavacano: Filipinas
  • Chechen: Филиппин
  • Chechen: Филиппинаш
  • Cherokee: ᎠᏂᏈᎵᎩᏃ
  • Chinese: Fēilǜbīn
  • Chinese: Hui-li̍p-pin
  • Chinese: 菲律宾 / 菲律賓
  • Chinese: 菲律宾
  • Chinese: 菲律宾共和国
  • Chinese: 菲律賓
  • Chinese: 菲律賓共和國
  • Chuvash: Филиппинсем
  • Cornish: Filipinys
  • Corsican: Filippine
  • Crimean Tatar: Filippinler
  • Croatian: Filipini
  • Czech: Filipíny
  • Danish: Filippinerne
  • Dhivehi: ފިލިޕީންސް
  • Dimli (individual language): Fılipin
  • Dotyali: फिलिपिन्स
  • Dutch: Filipijnen
  • Dutch: Filippijnen
  • Dutch: PH
  • Dutch: PHL
  • Dutch: Republiek der Filipijnen
  • Dutch: filippijnen
  • Eastern Mari: Филиппин-влак
  • Egyptian Arabic: الفيليبين
  • English: PH
  • English: PHI
  • English: PHL
  • English: Philippine Islands
  • English: Pinas
  • English: RP
  • English: Republic of the Philippines
  • English: ph
  • English: the Philippines
  • English: 🇵🇭
  • Esperanto: Filipinoj
  • Esperanto: PH
  • Esperanto: Respubliko Filipinoj
  • Estonian: Filipiini Vabariik
  • Estonian: Filipiinid
  • Ewe: Filipini nutome
  • Extremaduran: Hilipinas
  • Faroese: Filipsoyggjar
  • Fiji Hindi: Philippines
  • Fijian: Filipaini
  • Filipino: Pilipinas
  • Filipino: Republika ng Pilipinas
  • Filipino: República de Filipinas
  • Finnish: Filippiinien tasavalta
  • Finnish: Filippiinit
  • French: PH
  • French: PHI
  • French: PHL
  • French: Phil.
  • French: Philippines
  • French: RP
  • French: République des Philippines
  • French: la République des Philippines
  • French: ph
  • French: Îles Philippines
  • French: 🇵🇭
  • Fulah: Filipiin
  • Gagauz: Filippinner
  • Galician: Filipinas - Pilipinas
  • Galician: Filipinas
  • Gan Chinese: 菲律賓
  • Ganda: Bizinga bya Firipino
  • Georgian: ფილიპინები
  • German: Philippinen
  • Goan Konkani: Philippines
  • Goan Konkani: फिलीपिन्स
  • Gorontalo: Pilipina
  • Greek: Δημοκρατία των Φιλιππίνων
  • Greek: Φιλιππίνες
  • Guarani: Filipina
  • Guarani: Filipína
  • Guianese Creole French: Filipin
  • Gujarati: ફિલિપિન્સ
  • Gujarati: ફિલિપીન્ઝ
  • Gujarati: ફીલીપાઈન્સ
  • Haitian: Filipin
  • Hakka Chinese: Fî-li̍t-pîn
  • Hausa: Filipin
  • Hausa: Fî-li̍t-pîn
  • Hausa: ʻĀina Pilipino
  • Hawaiian: ʻĀina Pilipino
  • Hebrew: הפיליפינים
  • Hebrew: פיליפינים
  • Hindi: फ़िलीपीन्स
  • Hindi: फिलिपींस
  • Hindi: फिलीपिंस
  • Hungarian: Fülöp-szigetek
  • Hungarian: Fülöp-szigeteki Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Filippseyjar
  • Ido: Filipini
  • Iloko: Filipinas
  • Iloko: Pilipinas
  • Iloko: Republika ti Filipinas
  • Inari Sami: Filippiineh
  • Inari Sami: Filippiinij täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Filipina
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Philippinas
  • Interlingue: Filipines
  • Inupiaq: Philippines
  • Irish: Na hOileáin Fhilipíneacha
  • Italian: Filippine
  • Jamaican Creole English: Filipiinz
  • Japanese: フィリピン
  • Japanese: フィリピン共和国
  • Javanese: Filipina
  • Javanese: Pilipina
  • Kabardian: Филипинхэр
  • Kabiyè: Filipini
  • Kabyle: Filippin
  • Kalaallisut: Philippines
  • Kalmyk: Пилипмудин Орн
  • Kannada: ಫಿಲಿಪ್ಪೀನ್ಸ್
  • Kannada: ಫಿಲಿಫೈನ್ಸ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Filippin
  • Karachay-Balkar: Филиппинле
  • Kashubian: Filipinë
  • Kazakh: Филиппиндер
  • Khmer: ហ្វីលីពីន
  • Khmer: ហ្វ៉ីលីពីន
  • Kikuyu: Filipino
  • Kikuyu: Philippines
  • Kinyarwanda: Filipine
  • Kirghiz: Филиппиндер
  • Komi: Филиппинъяс
  • Kongo: Philippines
  • Korean: 필리핀
  • Korean: 필리핀 공화국
  • Kurdish: Filîpîn
  • Kurdish: فلیپین
  • Ladin: Filipines
  • Ladino: Filipinas
  • Lao: Filipinas
  • Lao: ປະເທດຟີລິບປິນ
  • Lao: ຟິລິປິນ
  • Latin: Philippinae
  • Latvian: Filipīnas
  • Ligurian: Filippinn-e
  • Limburgan: Filipiene
  • Lingala: Filipinɛ
  • Lingala: Filípino
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Pilipinas
  • Literary Chinese: 菲律賓
  • Lithuanian: Filipinai
  • Livvi: Filippinat
  • Lojban: pilipinas
  • Lombard: Filipinn
  • Low German: Philippinen
  • Lower Sorbian: Filipiny
  • Luba-Katanga: Nfilipi
  • Luxembourgish: Philippinnen
  • Macedo-Romanian: Filipinji
  • Macedonian: Филипини
  • Maithili: फिलिपिन्स
  • Malagasy: Filipina
  • Malay: Filipina
  • Malay: Republik Filipina
  • Malayalam: ഫിലിപ്പീൻസ്
  • Malayalam: ഫിലിപ്പൈന്‍സ്
  • Malayalam: റിപ്പബ്ലിക്ക് ഓഫ് ദ് ഫിലിപ്പീൻസ്
  • Maltese: Filippini
  • Maltese: Repubblika tal-Filippini
  • Manx: Ny h-Ellanyn Philippeenagh
  • Maori: Piripīni
  • Marathi: फिलिपाईन्स
  • Marathi: फिलिपिन्स
  • Marathi: फिलीपिन्स
  • Mazanderani: فیلیپین
  • Min Dong Chinese: Hĭ-lĭ-pĭng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hui-le̍k-pin
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hui-lip-pin
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hui-li̍p-pin
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hui-li̍p-pín
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hui-li̍t-pin
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hui-lu̍t-pin
  • Min Nan Chinese: Philippines
  • Minangkabau: Pilipina
  • Mingrelian: ფილიპინეფი
  • Mirandese: Filipinas
  • Mongolian: Филиппин
  • Moroccan Arabic: فيليپين
  • Moroccan Arabic: ڤيليپين
  • Nauru: Eben Piripin
  • Navajo: Kéyah Dańlíinii
  • Nepali: फिलिपिन्स
  • Newari: फिलिपिन्स
  • Nias: Filipina
  • North Ndebele: Philippines
  • Northern Frisian: Filipiinen
  • Northern Luri: فیلیپین
  • Northern Sami: Filipiinnaid dásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Filipiinnat
  • Northern Sami: Filippiinnaid dásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Filippiinnat
  • Norwegian: Filippinene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Filippinene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Republikken Filippinene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Filippinane
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Filippinene
  • Novial: Filipines
  • Occitan (post 1500): Filipinas
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܦܝܠܝܦܝܢܝܐ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Filippinīega
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Philippines
  • Oriya: ଫିଲିପାଇନସ
  • Oriya: ଫିଲିପାଇନସ୍
  • Oromo: Filiippiinsi
  • Ossetian: Филиппинтæ
  • Pali: फिलिपीन्स
  • Pampanga: Filipinas
  • Pampanga: Republika ning Pilipinas
  • Pangasinan: Filipinas
  • Panjabi: ਫ਼ਿਲਪੀਨਜ਼
  • Panjabi: ਫਿਲੀਪੀਨਜ਼
  • Papiamento: Filipinas
  • Persian: فیلیپین
  • Picard: Pilipines
  • Piemontese: Filipin-e
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Felapiins
  • Polish: Filipiny
  • Portuguese: Filipinas
  • Pushto: فلیپین
  • Pushto: فلېپين
  • Quechua: Philipinakuna
  • Romanian: Filipine
  • Romansh: Filippinas
  • Rundi: Amazinga ya Filipine
  • Rundi: Filipine
  • Russia Buriat: Филиппин
  • Russia Buriat: Филиппина
  • Russian: Республика Филиппины
  • Russian: Филиппины
  • Rusyn: Філіпіны
  • Sakizaya: Philippines
  • Samoan: Filipaina
  • Samogitian: Fėlėpinā
  • Sango: Filipîni
  • Sanskrit: कलिङ्गद्वीपः
  • Sanskrit: फ़िलिपीन्स्
  • Santali: ᱯᱷᱤᱞᱤᱯᱟᱭᱤᱱ
  • Sardinian: Filipinas
  • Scots: Philippines
  • Scottish Gaelic: Na h-Eileanan Filipineach
  • Serbian: Филипини
  • Serbo-Croatian: Filipini
  • Shan: မိူင်းၾီႇလိပ်ႈပိၼ်း
  • Shona: Philippines
  • Sicilian: Filippini
  • Sicilian: Fulippini
  • Silesian: Filipiny
  • Sindhi: فلپائن
  • Sindhi: فلپائينز
  • Sinhala: පිලිපීනය
  • Skolt Sami: Filippiin
  • Skolt Sami: Filippiini tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Filipíny
  • Slovenian: Filipini
  • Somali: Filibiin
  • South Azerbaijani: فیلیپین
  • Spanish: Filipinas
  • Spanish: Republica de Filipinas
  • Spanish: República de Filipinas
  • Sranan Tongo: Filipins
  • Sundanese: Pilipina
  • Swahili: Filipino
  • Swahili: Ufilipino
  • Swati: IFiliphayi
  • Swedish: Filippinerna
  • Swedish: Republiken Filippinerna
  • Swiss German: Philippine
  • Tagalog: Pilipinas
  • Tagalog: Republika ng Pilipinas
  • Tajik: Филиппин
  • Tamil: பிலிப்பீன்சு
  • Tamil: பிலிப்பைன்ஸ்
  • Tatar: Филипин
  • Tatar: Филиппиннар
  • Telugu: ఫిలి పైన్స్
  • Telugu: ఫిలిప్పీన్స్
  • Tetum: Filipinas
  • Thai: ประเทศฟิลิปปินส์
  • Thai: ฟิลิปปินส์
  • Tibetan: ཕི་ལི་པིནས྄།
  • Tibetan: ཧྥི་ལི་པིན།
  • Tibetan: ཧྥི་ལི་པིན​།
  • Tigrinya: ፊሊፒንስ
  • Tok Pisin: Pilipin
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Filipaini
  • Tosk Albanian: Philippinen
  • Tumbuka: Philippines
  • Tunisian Arabic: الفلپين
  • Turkish: Filipinler
  • Turkish: Filipinler Cumhuriyeti
  • Turkmen: Filippinler
  • Udmurt: Филиппин
  • Uighur: فىلىپپىن
  • Ukrainian: Філіппіни
  • Ukrainian: Філіпіни
  • Upper Sorbian: Filipiny
  • Urdu: فلپائن
  • Urdu: فلپائنی
  • Uzbek: Filippin
  • Venetian: Filipine
  • Veps: Filippinad
  • Veps: Filippinoiden Tazovaldkund
  • Vietnamese: Phi-lip-pin
  • Vietnamese: Phi-líp-pin (Phi Luật Tân)
  • Vietnamese: Philippines
  • Vlaams: Filipynn
  • Volapük: Filipuäns
  • Võro: Filipiiniq
  • Walloon: Filipenes
  • Waray (Philippines): Pilipinas
  • Waray (Philippines): Republika han Pilipinas
  • Welsh: Gweriniaeth y Philipinau
  • Welsh: Philipinau
  • Welsh: Pilipinas
  • Welsh: Y Philipinau
  • Welsh: Ynysoedd y Philipinau
  • Western Balochi: پیلیپین
  • Western Frisian: Filipinen
  • Western Mari: Филиппинвлӓ
  • Western Panjabi: فلپائن
  • Wolof: Filipiin
  • Wu Chinese: 菲律宾
  • Yakut: Пилипиин
  • Yiddish: פיליפינען
  • Yoruba: Filipínì
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède filipini
  • Yue Chinese: 菲律賓
  • Zeeuws: Filepijn’n
  • Zhuang: Feihlizbinh
  • Zulu: i-Philippines
  • Commonwealth of the Philippines
  • Las Islas Felipenas
  • República de las Filipinas
  • República de las Islas Filipinas
  • Repúblika ng Pilipinas

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