SIKAT

Depending on which syllable the accent is placed, the Tagalog word sikat can mean  ‘shine’ or  ‘popular.’

ang sikat ng araw
the shining of the sun, the rising of the sun

Sumikat ang araw.
The sun rose (shone).

 

Accent on the second syllable means ‘popular’.
 
sikát na artista
 popular actor/actress

Sikát ako sa Pilipinas.
I’m famous in the Philippines.

 
magpasikat
to show off

kasikatan
popularity
pasikatan
competition to see who shines better, who’s more popular