UNAN

unan
pillow

Philippine Map on Pillow

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OKRAY

This word is gay slang and cannot be found in standard Filipino dictionaries.

okray
dissing, mocking, cackling at

okrayin
to speak of rudely, unflaterringly

Possible standard Tagalog synonyms: panlalait (derision), pamimintas (finding fault, criticizing)
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ULYANIN

ulyanin
forgetful, especially an old person

ulyanin
senile, has Alzheimer’s disease

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MALAMBOT

root word: lambot

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BULAK

algodon, koton

bulak
cotton

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KADYOS

Also spelled kadios.

Other names: kagyos, kagyas, kaldis, kalios, kardis, kidis, tabios

Kadyos (Filipino pigeon peas)

kadyos
pigeon pea

Kadios refers to the pigeon pea, also known as red gram or Congo peas in English. The plant’s scientific name is Cajanus cajan.

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BIDBID

This fairly obscure word has several different meanings listed in standard dictionaries.

bidbíd
convulsion

bidbíd
spool

bidbíd
ten-pounder fish

bidbiran
to wind yarn

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PORDALAB

This is a Tagalog transliteration of the English phrase “for the love.”