anting-anting

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hiligaynon [Term?].

Noun[edit]

anting-anting (plural anting-antings)

  1. A Filipino amulet or talisman.

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: an‧ting‧an‧ting

Noun[edit]

anting-anting

  1. a talisman; a magical object worn for protection against ill will, or the supernatural, or to confer the wearer with a boon such as good luck, good health, or powers; an amulet

Synonyms[edit]


Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

antíng-ánting

  1. amulet, talisman

Descendants[edit]

  • English: anting-anting

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay anting-anting, from reduplication of anting.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈantɪŋ ˈantɪŋ]

Noun[edit]

anting-anting (first-person possessive anting-antingku, second-person possessive anting-antingmu, third-person possessive anting-antingnya)

  1. alternative form of anting (earing)

Further reading[edit]


Malay[edit]

Noun[edit]

anting-anting (plural anting-anting-anting-anting, informal 1st possessive anting-antingku, impolite 2nd possessive anting-antingmu, 3rd possessive anting-antingnya)

  1. earring

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Descendants[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: an‧ting‧an‧ting
  • IPA(key): /ʔanˌtiŋʔanˈtiŋ/, [ʔɐnˌtiŋʔɐnˈtiŋ]

Noun[edit]

antíng-antíng

  1. amulet; talisman