Igorot

noun
Igo·​rot | \ ˌē-gə-ˈrōt How to pronounce Igorot (audio) \
plural Igorot or Igorots

Definition of Igorot

1 : a member of any of several related peoples of northwestern Luzon, Philippines
2 : any of the Austronesian languages of the Igorot

First Known Use of Igorot

1821, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Igorot.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Igorot. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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