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Filipino

[fil-uh-pee-noh] /ˌfɪl əˈpi noʊ/
noun, plural Filipinos.
1.
a native or inhabitant of the Philippines.
2.
adjective
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Spanish, derived from (las Islas) Filipinas Philippine (Islands)
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British Dictionary definitions for Filipino

Filipino

/ˌfɪlɪˈpiːnəʊ/
noun
1.
(pl) -nos. a native or inhabitant of the Philippines Also (feminine) Filipina
2.
another name for Tagalog
adjective
3.
of or relating to the Philippines or their inhabitants
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Word Origin and History for Filipino
Filipino
1898 (fem. Filipina), from Sp., from las Islas Filipinas "the Philippine Islands."
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