Someone from the Phillippines. Filipinos born on American soil are considered 'Fil-Ams'.

Male: Filipino
Female: Filipina
Boy: I am Filipino!

Girl: I am Filipina!

Both: We're Filipinos!!
by [J-Twon] July 10, 2008
We're from the Philippines. :)

Dark hair, tan skin, short height, flat nose (mostly but it suits our looks, anyway), simply beautiful, and sexy! :D

Attitude, interests, etc.
*Ofcourse, I'll say Filipinos are really nice because I'm a filipino lol. But seriously, most of us really are. Sure, there are some who are not but every country has a good and not that good citizens, right?

*We've got a great sense of humor, I'll assure you. We love joking around and stuff even if its corny, we still laugh at it. We always laugh as if its our last day:)

*Filipinos love to have fun; specifically speaking, anything that includes food, music and a lot of friends. You have no idea how much we love eating! XD

*We value the people around us so much. We treat our friends as a family.

*About accent thingy, I dont know but I think we are really good at that. I mean, we can speak english well, most of us even fluently. We can even speak in other countries' accent; meaning, we dont sound so trying hard when speaking in other's language lol.

*Tagalog is our main language, but there are so much more in the Philippines. I honestly dont even know most of them because there's really a lot.

*Some Filipinos have the foreign faces, even if they are naturally born Filipino. Well, simply amazing :3 :D

*We are so nice but, dont. ever. seriously. mess. up. with. us. We are kinda mean, in case of emergency. :p

*And especially, we have a great faith in the Lord. We value it so much. :)
*A filipino went to his/her friend's house*

Filipino: Uyy! Anong meron dyan? (Yo, what do you have there? -- *talks about food hahaha*)

Actually, we are proud to be a really food lover! :) At least, we dont get so fat. :p
by @joisu_an October 11, 2013
1. Filipino is a native of the Philippines.

2. They are always mixed up for being either an Asian or a Pacific Islander. Officially, Filipinos are categorized as Asians and the Philippines are part of South-east Asia.

3. Others would say that Filipinos are the Mexicans of Asia. (Kinda agree on that.)

4. They look Hispanic due to past history with Spain. The Philippines was "discovered" by Magellan in 1521, who declared them Spanish territory. However, Magellan was killed and Spain didn't invade again until 1565. They had control from 1571 until 1898, when it was transferred to the United States after the Spanish-American War.

5. Most Filipinos have olive skin. I guess, you could say "naturally tan". However, not all are. Others have darker skin tones. There are those who are half-Filipinos that are fairer either because they have Western blood or something in them that made their colour the way it is.

6. Most Filipinos are known for being hard-working. Nobody is perfect so yes, there are those that are still lazy but there are more that are hard-working.

7. Not all Filipinos tok like dis not all chenge der p to f or vice versa.

8. The Philippines was actually once a rich country until the government, well, became corrupt.

9. Jollibee.

10. It's more fun in the Philippines.
Filipinos are awesome and so are other races, OKAY.
by Brunette On The Internet June 27, 2013
An Asian from the Philippines that is NOT a Pacific Islander. They are usually late to parties by an hour following Filipino time which is just a little joke/excuse. Either way, they LOVE to party and luckily, confuscious didn't get to them to stop that. Usually foodies, they love food. Also their food platters usually have a good ol' sweet flavor usually.
Friend 1:Why is Cj not here yet? He's an hour late!
Friend 2: he's not late he's just using Filipino time
by Swallow the Truth April 29, 2015
Contrary to American belief, Filipino people are actually very much like the other SE Asian countries. They have strong family values and suffer from political corruption and Muslims. However, Filipinos on UrbanDictionary are clearly susceptible to raging for some reason. Anyway, here are some reasons other countries have us figured wrong:

*When, persay, a Filipino student arrives in the U.S, he/she is immediately under the pressure of American society at school to be what they keep saying. Some Filipinos will go along with it and become "ghetto Asians." Others will fight it. Still, others may try to stay under the radar so they don't need to hear any more ignorance.

*They believe that just because we were an export colony of Spain, that were all a bunch of Mexicans. While it is true that about 2% are part Spanish, that leaves the rest to be Pacific Islander and Asian. Even so, it's not your race that determines your personality.

*Since America is the dominant power, what rumors flow out of there are considered superior (to a diminishing extent, however).

*In other Asian countries, they are similarly racist towards Filipinos and face discrimination, thus, get worse jobs than if they were of different descent.
If you wanted a real definition of Filipino, you should gone on Regular
by NotMe11443611242639 February 03, 2013
people that are of Spanish, Malay, and other Polynesian descent.
-how come she doesn't look very asian?
-because she's Filipino, they are mixed ethnically.
by Mestiza April 10, 2010
the Filipinos should deport you son of a bitch.

1. Generally speaking Filipinos are hardworkers.
-why would they go far away from home just to work in a foreign land.

2. TheAsian is right

3. thats Tagalog.
-theres a lot of doorbell sound-like words in the language but its not annoying.

4. Well isnt there any golddigger in your country you narcissistic son of a bitch?

5. TheAsian is quite right.

6. That's our culture.
- That's the way surviving and living in a 3rd world country.

7. UP is a great university to get in here in the Philippines but that is not, apparently,the best in the country.

8. Of course we are short! WE ARE ASIANS!

9. We are noisy thats a fact.

10.of course we want our kids to born in America. there are many opportunities in America that we cant get here in the Philippines.

11. English is the universal language and it is part of our official language used in the country so get over it.

12. of course we eat rice and meat.
-Again we are asians! and asians eat rice and meat, what do you think we'll eat? pure rice?

-We are not pacific islanders, we are asians, we are part of southeast asia. (How can you live here for 5 years and not know that, arent you stupid.)

-The only thing that im proud that the spanish brought us is Christianity.

all mankind came from that same species Homo sapiens. didnt you learn that from school? the thing is being an American means your better than us.
Filipinos are southeast asian.
Filipinos are well mannered race.
Filipinos are hospitable.
Filipinos hates racist.
by mchlvllnv February 01, 2010

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