The Tagalog people were skilled Spanish speakers from the 18th to 19th centuries due to the Spanish colonial occupation era. When the Americans arrived, English became the most important language in the 20th century. At present-time, the language of the Tagalogs are Tagalog, English, and a mix of the two, known in Tagalog pop culture as Taglish. Some Spanish words are still used by the Tagalog, though sentence construction in Spanish is no longer used.
Filipinos (Filipino: Mga Pilipino) are the people who are native to or citizens of the country of the Philippines. Filipinos come from various Austronesian ethnolinguistic groups. Currently, there are more than 185 ethnolinguistic groups in the Philippines; each with its own language, identity, culture and history.
The Tagalog people had numerous burial practices prior to Spanish colonization and Catholic introduction. In rural areas of Cavite , trees are used as burial places. The dying person chooses the tree beforehand, thus when he or she becomes terminally ill or is evidently going to die because old age, a hut is built close to the said tree.
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Tagalog (/ təˈɡɑːlɒɡ /, tə-GAH-log; Tagalog pronunciation: [tɐˈɡaːloɡ]) is an Austronesian language spoken as a first language by the ethnic Tagalog people, who make up a quarter of the population of the Philippines, and as a second language by the majority.
"Tagalog people" is a natural-English phrase, and trumps the parenthetic "Tagalog (people)". You actually have to read WP:AT, and follow all the logic in it, not pick the one criterion among many you like best, and misapply it blindly. COMMONNAME does not work the way many of you seem to think it does, nor does AT policy as a whole.
The Igorot (Tagalog for 'mountaineer'), or ethnolinguistic groups in the Cordilleras, are any of various ethnic groups in the mountains of northern Luzon, Philippines, all of whom keep or have kept until recently, their traditional religion and way of life.
Philippine mythology has been handed down primarily through the traditional oral folk literature of the Filipino people. Some popular figures from Philippine mythologies are Maria Makiling, Lam-Ang, and the Sarimanok. Philippine literature comprises works usually written in Filipino, Spanish, or English.
Filipino sailors were the first Asians in North America. The first documented presence of Filipinos in what is now the United States dates back to October 1587 around Morro Bay, California, with the first permanent settlement in Louisiana in 1763, the settlers there were called "Manilamen" and they served in the Battle of New Orleans during the closing stages War of 1812, after the Treaty of ...
The Waray people (or the Waray-Waray people) are a subgroup of the larger ethnolingustic group Bisaya people, who constitute the largest Filipino ethnolinguistic group in the country. Their primary language is the Waray language (also called Lineyte-Samarnon), an Austronesian language native to the islands of Samar , Leyte and Biliran , which ...