Hiligaynon

Language name and Autonym:
Hiligainon, Illogo, Ilonggo
Location:
Iloilo and Capiz provinces, Panay, Negros Occidental, Visayas. Also in United States.
Family:
Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian
Approximate Number of Speakers:
8,200,000 in Philippines
Status:
Stable

 

 

Photo of the Week

Visitors explore the historic Fort Santiago in Manila, a military fortress built by Spanish conquistador Miguel López de Legazpi.

Visitors explore the historic Fort Santiago in Manila, a military fortress built by the Spaniards in 1571

Donate your article, news, poetry, photos or anything about the Philippines!
 

For Questions and Comments send us an email.
 

World Connections