Ilocano

Ilocano

[ee-loh-kah-noh]
noun, plural II·lo·ca·nos ">IIlocanos (especially collectively) II·lo·ca·no.">IIlocano.
1.
a member of a people of Luzon in the Philippines.
2.
the Austronesian language of the Ilocano.
Also, Ilokano.


Origin:
1830–40; < Spanish, equivalent to Ilok(o) the Ilocano name for themselves + -ano -an

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