Tagala

noun
Ta·ga·la | \tə11 gälə\
plural -s

Definition of Tagala 

: a subgroup of Austronesian languages of the Philippines used in former classifications

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for Tagala

Spanish, feminine of tagalo Tagalog, from Tagalog Tagalog

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Tagala

Dictionary Entries near Tagala

Tagabili

Tagakaolo

tagal

Tagala

tag alder

Tagalog

tagalong

Statistics for Tagala

Look-up Popularity

Comments on Tagala

What made you want to look up Tagala? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

evasion of direct action or statement

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!