Filipino

Fil`i*pi"no

(?), n.;
pl. Filipinos (#)
. [Sp.] A native or inhabitant of the Philippine Islands, specif. one of Spanish descent or of mixed blood. [wns=1]

Then there are Filipinos, -- "children of the country," they are called, -- who are supposed to be pure-blooded descendants of Spanish settlers. But there are few of them without some touch of Chinese or native blood.
The Century.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. the official language of the Philippines, based on Tagalog. It draws its lexicon from other Philippine languages. [wns=2]
Syn. -- Philippine.
[WordNet 1.5]

 

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