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Explore Igorot language diversity, uncovering origins, definitions, and unique characteristics that unveil our cultural linguistic heritage.

3 articles filed under Languages category.

The Changing Meaning of the Word "Baak" in Igorot Culture

This article explores the history of the word "baak" and how its meaning has evolved over time, reflecting the changing values of the Igorot people.

Aug 24, 2019 · 4 min read

The Origins of the Word "IGOROT"

The term Igorot is an old Tagalog word, meaning "people from the mountains" and is a general term used to include all tribes from the Cordilleras.

Feb 13, 2018 · 6 min read

Cordillera Languages

The different languages in the Cordillera Administrative Region and why the Cordillerans speak Ilocano.

Jul 3, 2017 · 4 min read