Tagalog

noun
Ta·​ga·​log | \ tə-ˈgä-ˌlȯg How to pronounce Tagalog (audio) \
plural Tagalog or Tagalogs

Definition of Tagalog

1 : a member of a people of central Luzon
2 : an Austronesian language of the Tagalog people — compare Filipino sense 3

First Known Use of Tagalog

1808, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Tagalog

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Time Traveler for Tagalog

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The first known use of Tagalog was in 1808

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Dictionary Entries Near Tagalog

tag alder

Tagalog

tagalong

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Cite this Entry

“Tagalog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tagalog. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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