Ilocano philippines language
Iloko (Iloco) Iloko is a member of the Philippine branch of MalayoPolynesian languages spoken by about 10 million people in the Philippines, mainly in the northwest of Luzon island, and also in Mindanao. There are significant numbers of Iloko speakers in the USA, Middle East, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Canada and Europe as well.Most Ilocanos speak Ilocano, which is part of the Northern Philippine subgroup of the Austronesian family of languages. They also speak Tagalog, and English as second languages. ilocano philippines language
Ilocano language Ilocano (also Ilokano; ; [7 Ilocano: Pagsasao nga Ilokano) is the third mostspoken native language of the Philippines. An Austronesian language, it is related to such languages as Malay (Indonesian and Malaysian), Tetum, Chamorro, Fijian, Maori,
Variously spelled as Ilocano, Ilukano, Ilucano, Iluko, Iloco or Iloko, it is the third mostspoken language in the Philippines. The ancestors of the Ilocano people arrived in Ilocano is a regional Austronesian language spoken in the northern part of Luzon and is sometimes referred to as Ilokano, Iloco or Iluko. Some people refer to Ilocanoilocano philippines language A language of Philippines. Widespread; Ilocos region: La Union and Ilocos provinces; Cagayan Valley region: Babuyan islands; Mindoro, Mindanao areas. 3 (Wider communication). Statutory language of provincial identity in northwest Luzon Island, other areas (1991, ACFLC Section 3 (f)). A pidginized form is used in northern Luzon highlands.