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Gender

Posted on: September 6, 2009

Because of the Spanoish influence in the Hiligaynon dialect, some words also have the Spanish gender, the female ending in “A”, and the male ending in “o”.

For example: salesperson or vendor

tindera (tin-DE-ra) – saleslady

tindero (tin-DE-ro) – salesman

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