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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