BANDERITA

from the Spanish banderita meaning small flag or small pennant

 

 

banderita
a small pennant used as a colorful trimming in fiesta banners

 

This Tagalog word is used in plural form most of the time.

 

banderitas
small flag-shaped pieces of paper or plastic that are arranged in a string and hung up during festivals

 

Makulay ang mga banderitas.
The banderitas are so colorful.

 

Nagsabit sila ng mga banderitas.
They strung up some banderitas.