Hiligaynon


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Hil•i•gay•non

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n., pl. -nons (esp. collectively) -non
1. a member of a people of the central Philippines, living mainly on Panay and W Negros.
2. the Austronesian language of the Hiligaynons.
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Insilada has won the Carlos Palanca award multiple times for his Hiligaynon short stories.
Google said the latest update of Gboard includes support for Central Bicolano, the fifth Philippine language after Filipino, Hiligaynon, Kapampangan and Ilokano.
This includes Filipino, Hiligaynon, Kapampangan, and Ilokano,' says Daan van Esch, Gboard Technical Program Manager, in a blogpost.
Of Filipino music in the repertoire, "Dandansoy," a popular Visayan folk song in Hiligaynon or Ilonggo, injected an atmosphere of melancholy, warm as memory, sad as any goodbye.
I was also a victim of abuse,' Mardigal said in Hiligaynon.
Bisaya, which is a dialect with largely Cebuano and some Hiligaynon words, is widely spoken in Mindanao as well as Chavacano, Maguindanao, Maranao and Tagalog among others.
In order to check for the accuracy of the translations, non-researchers Kinaray-a and Hiligaynon speakers translate the questions back to English.
There is a section on language that teaches ways to say "thank you" in Filipino, Pampangan, Pangasinense, Cebuano, Hiligaynon, Waray, Maranao, and Ifugao.
19," said Catanus, the previous president of the Saudi Arabia Hiligaynon Inc.
Le sigue muy de cerca el cebuano y luego el ilocano, el hiligaynon, hablados cada uno por 10% de la poblacion, mas o menos, y el bicol y el waray hablados por 5%, respectivamente.
Filipino church historian Nestor Bunda, in his dissertation, "A Mission History of the Philippine Baptist Churches," argued that the history of the CPBC itself began in 1898 when Filipino Braulio Manikan joined a Baptist church in Spain and began translating the Bible into Hiligaynon, his native language.
Languages: two official languages--Filipino (based on Tagalog) and English; eight major dialects--Tagalog, Cebuano, Ilocan, Hiligaynon or Ilonggo, Bicol, Waray, Pampango, and Pangasinense