Bikol

noun Bi·kol \bēˈkōl\
variants: less commonly

Bicol

\bēˈkōl\

Definition of Bikol

plural

Bikol

or

Bikols

also

Bicol

or

Bicols

  1. 1a :  a Christianized people in southeastern Luzon and adjacent islands of the Philippines b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the Austronesian language of the Bikol people

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Origin and Etymology of bikol

Bikol & Tagalog


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