Pilipino


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Pil·i·pi·no

 (pĭl′ə-pē′nō)
n.
The Filipino language.

[Tagalog, from Spanish filipino; see Filipino.]

Pil•i•pi•no

(ˌpɪl əˈpi noʊ)

n.
a lingua franca and official language in the Philippines, based on the spoken Tagalog of Manila.
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Fil-am and American Idol runner-up Jessica Sanchez sang both the Philippine and American national anthems, although she slightly fumbled on some Pilipino words.
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