Alms to Alongside

Please note that this dictionary contains English, Spanish and Tagalog words from the early 20th century, quite a few of which are obsolete. The spelling and meaning of the words herein may be slightly different from current usage. Still, we believe it is a useful reference for those studying Philippine literature and documents from that time period.

Alms, n. [ams]
Limosna, caridad.
Limós, kaawang gawâ.

Almsgiver, n. [ámsgiver]

Almsgiving, n. [ámsgiving]
El acto de dar limosna.

Almshouse, n. [ámsjaus]
Hospicio para pobres.
Bahay-ampunan ng̃ mahihirap.

Aloft, prep. [alóft]
Arriba, sobre.
Sa itaas, sa ibabaw.

Alone, adj. [elón]
Solo, solitario.
Íisa, nag-íisa.

Alone, adv. [elón]
Lamang, tang̃ì.

Along, adv. [elóng]
A lo largo.
Sa gawî, sa hinabahabà.

Alongside, adv. [elongsáid]
Al lado.
Sa gawing tabí.