Here’s another Filipino word as a part of my Filipino words project. Mangga. Mangga literally means mango. Yup, the fruit. Its scientific name is Mangifera indica.

Happy Gago Day!

Time for another Filipino word, and since today is April Fools’ Day, let’s talk about gago.


Time for another Filipino word. And this time, I’ll talk about umaga.


This is the first Filipino word for the week in my Filipino words project: payo. So what is payo?

Let’s Teach People Some Filipino Words

At least once a week, I’ll try to discuss one Filipino word on this blog so as to help our non-Filipino friends understand our language. I’m proud to be a Filipino and proud of its language. I’m only blogging in English because my target readers are not only Filipinos but … Continue reading