TANGA

tanga
stupid, idiotic, gullible

 

Araw ng mga Tanga
Day of Fools

 

Tanga!
Idiot!

Ang tanga mo.
You’re so stupid.

Ang tatanga nila.
They’re such fools.

Mga tanga sila.
They’re fools.

Araw ng mga Tanga unang araw ng Abril.
It’s the Day of Fools on the first day of April.


A milder form is tangĂ­ (tange).

Mansanas ito, tangi!
This is an apple, idiot.


katangahan
stupidity

nakatanga
doing nothing
(mouths hanging open like idiots)


There is also a very obscure definition for the word tanga. It can mean ‘moth.’