SINTA

Sinta is an old-fashioned Tagalog word for ‘love.’

Sinta ko. = Aking sinta.
My dearest.

Pasko na, sinta ko. (song title)
It’s Christmas already, my love.

kasintahan
sweetheart

magkasintahan
sweethearts, lovebirds

Sinisinta kita.
I love you.

These days, most Filipinos use the word mahal in most contexts, and the word ibig in more dramatic situations.