Ilocano

noun
Ilo·​ca·​no | \ ˌē-lə-ˈkä-(ˌ)nō How to pronounce Ilocano (audio) , ˌi- \
variants: or Ilokano
plural Ilocano or Ilocanos or Ilokano or Ilokanos

Definition of Ilocano

1 : a member of a major people of northern Luzon in the Philippines
2 : the Austronesian language of the Ilocano people

First Known Use of Ilocano

1898, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Cite this Entry

“Ilocano.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ilocano. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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