TIYANGGE

Also commonly spelled as tiangge, the word tiyangge is from the Mexican Spanish word tianguis, and ultimately from the Náhuatl word tiyānquiztli.

tiyangge
market, specifically an open-air market
usually not permanent like a palengke

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MAGTALO

root word: talo

magtalo
to debate

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ARHENTINA

from the Spanish

Arhentina
Argentina

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IKINAMATAY

root word: patay

ikinamatay
cause of death

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HAYBLAD

from the English “high blood”

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LITERASI

Filipinos are comfortable using the word ‘literacy’ spelled as it is in English. The same goes for the term ‘literacy rate.’

literasi
literacy

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DALIT

dalit
song

dalit
psalm

dalit sa paglilibing
dirge (funeral song)

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BAHIN

bahín
sneeze

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