LINGGO

This is likely influenced by the Spanish word domingo. The Malay word is minggu, from the Portuguese domingo.

The word linggo can mean ‘Sunday’ or ‘week.’
(To compare, the Spanish word for ‘week’ is semana.)

Linggo
Sunday

linggo
week

ngayong Linggo
this Sunday

katapusan ng linggo
end of the week

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ANG

The Tagalog word ang is often translated as ‘the’ but it does not always have an English translation.
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ILONG

pronounced EE-long

ilong
nose

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PANGULO

Ang bagong halal na pangulo ng Estados Unidos ay si Ginoong Donald Trump.

root word: ulo (head)

pangulo
president

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SAPAW

This word has many meanings. The most current is given below.

sapaw
overshadow

sapaw
surpass, exceed, eclipse

sapaw
outshine, outdo, upstage

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BOBO

from the Spanish bobo

bobo
stupid, idiotic

bobo
unintelligent, obtuse

istudyanteng bobo
stupid student

bobong istudyante
stupid student

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DAW

it is said, he said, she said, they said

daw
reportedly, allegedly

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PANAYAM

panayam
interview

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