Tagalog

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Tagalog Tagalog, from taga- (native of) + ilog (river)

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Tagalog (countable and uncountable, plural Tagalog or Tagalogs)

  1. (uncountable) A language spoken in the Philippines, in the area of central to southern Luzon.
  2. (countable) A member of the largest Filipino ethnic group.

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Tagalog (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to the Tagalogs.

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Tagalog n

  1. Tagalog (language)

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from taga- (native of) +‎ ilog (river), or from taga- (native of) +‎ alog (ford), or possibly derived from Tagal, the name of some tribes in Borneo or Sumatra.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Ta‧ga‧log
  • IPA(key): /taˈɡaloɡ/, [tɐˈɰaloɡ]
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Noun[edit]

Tagalog (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜄᜎᜓᜄ᜔)

  1. Tagalog language
  2. Tagalog (person)

Adjective[edit]

Tagalog (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜄᜎᜓᜄ᜔)

  1. Tagalog (pertaining to the Tagalog region, the Tagalog people, or the Tagalog language)

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  1. ^ Panganiban, José Villa (1972) Diksyunaryo-Tesauro Pilipino-Ingles, Quezon City: Manlapaz Publishing Co., page 936-937