Tag Archive for linguistics

Ilocano Word for the Day – Balla

Balla (n) (adj)– means crazy or the crazy one. /bal-la/ with the stress on second syllable. Nagbalin nga balla kakapanunot. => Too much thinking made her crazy. => Naging sira ulo sa kakaisip. Ilocano => English => Tagalog Balla => crazy => luko-luko/siraulo

Ilocano Word for the Day – ‘Naimas’

Naimas (adj) - means delicious. /na-i-mas/ with the stress on second syllable. "Naimas iti mansanas." =>Apples are delicious. => Masarap ang mansanas. Ilocano => English => Tagalog Naimas => delicious => masarap