Is this true that the word "Philistines" means "invaders"?

In the Old Testament, the people who came from over seas, from Greece, are mentioned. The word used for them in the old Testamnet is "Plishtim"(in Roman pronunciation - Palestinians"), which means "invaders". Is this those Palestinians who today declare they are the native inhabitants of... show more In the Old Testament, the people who came from over seas, from Greece, are mentioned. The word used for them in the old Testamnet is "Plishtim"(in Roman pronunciation - Palestinians"), which means "invaders".
Is this those Palestinians who today declare they are the native inhabitants of the land?
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