Tagalog

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noun Ta·ga·log \tə-ˈgä-ˌlȯg\

Definition of Tagalog

plural

Tagalog

or

Tagalogs

  1. 1 :  a member of a people of central Luzon

  2. 2 :  an Austronesian language of the Tagalog people — compare Filipino 3

Origin and Etymology of tagalog

Tagalog


First Known Use: 1808

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