Incentive to Inch

These are 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.

Incentive, adj. [inséntiv]
Estímulo.
Nakapagbubuyó, nakapagpapalakas loob, nakakaakay. INSENTIBO

Inception, n. [insépcion]
El principio de alguna cosa.
Pinagmulan, pinagbuhatan.

Inceptive, adj. [inséptiv]
Incipiente.
Nauukol sa pinagbuhatan, nauukol sa pinagmulán.

Incertitude, n. [insértitiud]
Incertidumbre.
Pag-aalang̃an, agam-agam, pag-uurong sulong.

Incessant, adj. [insésant]
Incesante, constante.
Walang likat, walang tigil, walang lubay, pálagian, walang pukát.

Incest, n. [ínsest]
Incesto.
Pakikiapid sa kamaganak.

Incestuous, adj. [inséstuœs]
Incestuoso.
Nakikiapid sa kamaganak.

Inch, n. [inch]
Pulgada.
Dalì.