Tagalog (/ t ə ˈ ɡ ɑː l ɒ ɡ /, 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.
The Tagalog Wikipedia was launched on December 1, 2003 as the first Wikipedia in a language of the Philippines. As of February 3, 2011, it has more than 50,000 articles. Bantayan, Cebu became the 10,000th article on October 20, 2007 while Pasko sa Pilipinas (Christmas in the Philippines) became the 15,000th article on December 24, 2007.
- Comparison with other Philippine-based language editions
The Tagalog Wikipedia is the Tagalog language edition of Wikipedia, which was launched on December 1, 2003. It has 58,683 articles and is the 92nd largest Wikipedia according to the number of articles as of February 7, 2021.
The Tagalog Wikipedia was launched on December 1, 2003 as the first Wikipedia in a language of the Philippines. As of February 3, 2011, it has more than 50,000 articles. Bantayan, Cebu became the 10,000th article on October 20, 2007 while Pasko sa Pilipinas became the 15,000th article on December 24, 2007. Localization of software messages through the Betawiki was finished on February 6, 2009. In 2011, the Tagalog Wikipedia was part of the WikiHistories fellowship research project of the Wikimed
The Tagalog Wikipedia has several characteristics which define it differently from other language editions of Wikipedia. According to Michael Tan, a Filipino anthropologist and Philippine Daily Inquirer columnist, the Tagalog Wikipedia greatly depends on the UP Diksyonaryong Filipino for basic definitions. Though focused on the Tagalog language, it has pages that helps non-Tagalog speakers on anything related about the online project.
Compared to the other Philippine-based language editions of Wikipedia, it has significantly fewer articles than the Cebuano Wikipedia, which currently has more than 5,509,000 articles, and the Waray Wikipedia, which has more than 1,265,000 articles, as the majority of the articles in those two languages were initially created by the Lsjbot, The Tagalog Wikipedia has an article depth of 70.97, compared to 3.52 for the Waray Wikipedia and 2.1 for the Cebuano Wikipedia, as of February 7, 2021. By a
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Mula sa panahon ng Digmaang Espanyol–Amerikano (1898) at Digmaang Pilipino–Amerikano (1899 hanggang 1902) hanggang sa panahon ng Komonwelt (1935 hanggang 1946), tinawag ng mga Amerikano ang bansa bilang Philippine Islands, na salin sa Ingles mula sa Kastila.
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Tagalog settlements are generally lowland, and are commonly sited on the banks near the delta and "wawà" or mouth of a river. The traditional clothing of the Tagalog, the Barong Tagalog, is the folk costume of the Philippines, while the national language of the Philippines, which is Filipino, is derived mainly from the Tagalog language.
Tagalog was designated the national language, women's suffrage was introduced, and land reform mooted. During World War II the Japanese Empire invaded and the Second Philippine Republic, under Jose P. Laurel, was established as a puppet state.
- Designation as the national language
- Filipino versus Tagalog
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