Filipinx

or fil·i·pi·nx

[ fil-uh-pee-neks, ‐pingks ]
/ ˌfɪl əˈpi nɛks, ‐ˈpɪŋks /

adjective

of or relating to natives or inhabitants of the Philippines (used in place of the masculine form Filipino or the feminine form Filipina): a Filipinx singer-songwriter.

noun, plural Fil·i·pi·nxs [fil-uh-pee-nek-siz], /ˌfɪl əˈpi nɛk sɪz/, (especially collectively) Fil·i·pi·nx.

a native or inhabitant of the Philippines (used in place of the masculine form Filipino or the feminine form Filipina): I still feel like a true Filipinx, even if I don’t speak fluent Tagalog.

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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
Also Informal, Pinxy.

Origin of Filipinx

First recorded 2010–15; Filipina or Filipino + x3 (in the sense “unknown quantity or variable”)

historical usage of Filipinx

See Latinx.
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