Ka·​lin·​ga | \ kəˈliŋgə \
plural Kalinga or Kalingas

Definition of Kalinga

1a : any of several peoples inhabiting northern Luzon, Philippines
b : a member of such people
2 : the Austronesian language of the Kalinga people

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native name in northern Luzon

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“Kalinga.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kalinga. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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