INGGIT

hili, pananaghili, pangingimbulo

inggit
envy, jealousy

Nakakainggit ka.
You are so enviable.
= I envy you.

Nainggit ako.
I became envious.
= I felt envious

Naiinggit ako.
I am feeling envious.

Huwag kang mainggit.
Don’t be envious.

inggitera
a woman prone to envy

inggitero
a man prone to envy


The Filipino word for “romantic jealousy” is selos.