plural Illanun or Illanuns
: the Maranao people of northern Borneo and of the southwest coastal area of the island of Mindanao in the Philippines
: a member of the Illanun people

Word History


Maranao Ilanun, from i- from + lanaw lake + -n suffix denoting a people or language

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“Illanun.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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