Alángan

noun
Alán·​gan | \ ə-ˈlaŋ-ˌgän \
plural Alángan or Alángans

Definition of Alángan

1 : a pagan people inhabiting the mountainous interior of northern Mindoro Island, Philippines
2 : a member of the Alángan people

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First Known Use of Alángan

1949, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Alángan

Tagalog

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“Alángan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Al%C3%A1ngan. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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