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Pilipinas
Filipinas
Philippines
ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔

Español Filipinas - República de Filipinas

La República de Filipinas es una país insular formada por un archipiélago de 7.107 islas ubicadas al sudeste de Asia. Limita al este con el mar de Filipinas, al oeste con el mar de la China Meridional, y al sur con el mar de Célebes. Al sur se encuentran las islas Molucas y las Célebes en Indonesia, al sudoeste la parte malasia de Borneo y directamente al norte está Taiwán. Las islas Filipinas están entre 116° 40' y 126° y 34' E longitud, y 4° 40' y 21° 10' N latitud.

Tagalog Pilipinas - Republika ng Pilipinas

Isang kapuluang bansa ang Republika ng Pilipinas. Mayroon itong higit kumulang 7,107 na mga pulo. Matatagpuan ito sa rehiyong tropikal ng kanlurang bahagi ng Karagatang Pasipiko at 100 kilometro ang layo nito sa kontinente ng Asya.

ᜆᜄᜎᜓᜄ᜔ ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔ - ᜍᜒᜉᜓᜊ᜔ᜎᜒᜃ ᜈᜅ᜔ ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔

ᜁᜐᜅ᜔ ᜃᜉᜓᜎᜓᜀᜅ᜔ ᜊᜈ᜔ᜐ ᜀᜅ᜔ ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔ (ᜂᜉᜒᜐ᜔ᜌᜎ᜔: ᜍᜒᜉᜓᜊ᜔ᜎᜒᜃ ᜈᜅ᜔ ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔). ᜊᜒᜈᜓᜊᜓᜂ ᜁᜆᜓ ᜈᜅ᜔ ᜑᜓᜋᜒᜄᜒᜆ᜔-ᜃᜓᜋᜓᜎᜅ᜔᜵ ᜁᜐᜅ᜔ ᜇᜀᜈ᜔ ᜀᜆ᜔ ᜉᜒᜆᜓᜅ᜔ (7,107) ᜉᜓᜎᜓ᜶ ᜋᜆᜆᜄ᜔ᜉᜓᜀᜈ᜔ ᜁᜆᜓ ᜐ ᜆᜒᜋᜓᜄ᜔-ᜐᜒᜎᜅᜅ᜔ ᜀᜐᜒᜌᜐ ᜋᜌ᜔ ᜃᜈ᜔ᜎᜓᜍᜈ᜔ ᜈᜅ᜔ ᜃᜍᜄᜆᜅ᜔ ᜉᜐᜒᜉᜒᜃᜓ᜶

English Philippines - Republic of the Philippines

The Republic of the Philippines is an island nation located in the Malay Archipelago in Southeast Asia, with Manila as its capital. It comprises 7,107 islands called the Philippine Archipelago, with a total land area of approximately 300,000 square kilometers or 116,000 square miles, making it the 72nd largest country by area. Modern day Filipinos are mostly of Austronesian ancestry, although there are a number of Filipinos with Spanish, Chinese, American, Indian, and Arab ancestry. It has maritime borders with the ► Taiwan, ► the People's Republic of China, the ► Paracel Islands, ► Vietnam, ► Brunei, ► Malaysia, and ► Indonesia as well as with ► Palau, ► Micronesia, ► Guam, the ► Northern Mariana Islands, the ► United States, and ► Japan. In the south, the ► Bangsamoro region has autonomy. It controls the ► Kayalaan Islands and claims Sabah.

Other languages
  • Bikolano: Filipinas - Republika kan Filipinas
  • Cebuano: Pilipinas - Republika sa Pilipinas
  • Hiligaynon (Ilonggo): Pilipinas - Republika sang Pilipinas
  • Ilokano: Pilipinas - Republika iti Pilipinas
  • Kapampangan: Filipinas - Republika ning Pilipinas
  • Pangasinan: Filipinas - Ripublika na Pilipinas
  • Waray-Waray: Pilipinas - Republika han Pilipinas
  • Zamboangueño: Filipinas - El República de Filipinas
  • Arabic: فلبين - نشيد فلبين الوطني (Filibīn - Al-Jumhūriyyah al-Filibīn)
  • Baybayin Tagalog: ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔ - ᜍᜒᜉᜓᜊ᜔ᜎᜒᜃ ᜈᜅ᜔ ᜉᜒᜎᜒᜉᜒᜈᜐ᜔ (Pilipinas - Republika ng Pilipinas)
  • Mandarin Chinese: 菲律宾 /菲律賓 - 菲律宾共和国 (Fēilǜbīn - Fēilǜbīn Gònghéguó)

Short name  Philippines
Official  name Republic of the Philippines
Status Republic since 1898
Location Southeast Asia
Capital Manila (Maynila)
Population 88,574,614 (2007 Census) inhabitants
Area 300,000 km²
Major  languages Filipino (variant of Tagalog) and English (both official), Spanish, ; with other Philippine languages as regional languages
Major  religions Roman Catholicism, Protestantism, Aglipayan, Iglesia ni Cristo, Islam, Buddhism, and Philippine traditional religions
More information Philippines, Geography of the Philippines, History of the Philippines and Politics of the Philippines
More  images Philippines - Philippines (Category).

General maps

Philippine Sea location.jpg Philippines and the Philippine Seas
Rp-map.png Map of the Philippines
Map of the Philippines Demis.png Map of the Philippines
Ph general map.png Map of the Philippines
Ph physical map.png Physical map of the Philippines
Malayarch.jpg The Philippines as part of the Malay Archipelago

History maps

This section holds a short summary of the history of the area of present-day Philippines, illustrated with maps, including historical maps of former countries and empires that included present-day Philippines.

Asia in 1345.svg Philippine barangays in Asia in 1345
Spanish Empire Anachronous 0.PNG Philippines as part of the spanish colonial empire
Japanese Empire2.png Map of the Japanese Empire (1870-1942)
Second world war asia 1937-1942 map de.png Second World War 1937-1942
Second world war asia 1943-1945 map de.png Second World War 1942-1945
Ph regions and provinces.png Map of the Philippines, showing regions and provinces

Territories

ARMM.png Bangsamoro region, Philippines
Spratly Islands-CIA WFB Map.png Map of the Kalayaan Islands
Spratly & Paracel Islands.gif Photo map of the Kalayaan and ► Paracel Islands
LocationEastMalaysia.png Location of Philippine Borneo (Sabah)

Language maps

Phillanguages.jpg Languages of the Philippines
Ph tagalog.jpg Tagalog
Sino-Tibetan languages.png Asiatic languages

Maps of international organizations

ACD Map Expansion.png Asian Co-operation Dialogue
ASEAN members.png Association of Southeast Asian Nations
ASEAN Regional Forum Map.png ASEAN Regional Forum
APECMitgliedsstaaten.png Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

Geography

Philippine climate map.png Climate map
MajorVolcanoesOfThePhilippines-USGS.gif Major volcanoes
Philippines population density.png Population density (2010)

Satellite maps

Philippines.A2002088.0220.1km.jpg Satellite map of the Philippines

Notes and references

General remarks:

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  • Historical maps are included in the continent, country and dependency entries.
  • The status of various entities is disputed. See the content for the entities concerned.
  • The maps of former countries that are more or less continued by a present-day country or had a territory included in only one or two countries are included in the atlas of the present-day country. For example the Ottoman Empire can be found in the Atlas of Turkey.

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