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Beautiful Tagalog Words
Tagalog or Filipino Language is the language spoken in the Philippines.
It originated in the Philippine islands. It is the first language of most Filipinos and the second language of most others. More than 50 million Filipinos speak Tagalog in the Philippines, and 24 million people speak the language worldwide.
Filipino or Tagalog is a fascinating language as it deliberately uses foreign loanwords. This makes it one of the easiest and best languages for linguaphiles to learn. But because of its discombobulating grammatical quirks and untranslatable words, it can also be challenging to learn.
If you are planning to visit the Philippines, it’s important to learn a little bit of Filipino language or tagalog, as we call it, to make the most of your experience. However, locals will laugh at you if you used most of those beautiful tagalog words above.
To really impress locals, you need to max out your vocabulary with the country’s slang words.
Now that you’re loaded with modern beautiful tagalog words, you might want to know what Baybayin is.
Baybayin or incorrectly know as alibata is a pre-Hispanic Philippine Script.
According to Wikipedia, Baybayin is an alphasyllabary belonging to the family of the Brahmic scripts. It was widely used in Luzon and other parts of the Philippines prior to and during the 16th and 17th centuries before being supplanted by the Latin alphabet during the period of Spanish colonization.