Kalinga

noun

Ka·​lin·​ga
kəˈliŋgə
plural Kalinga or Kalingas
1
a
: any of several peoples inhabiting northern Luzon, Philippines
b
: a member of such people
2
: the Austronesian language of the Kalinga people

Word History

Etymology

native name in northern Luzon

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“Kalinga.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kalinga. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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