Bikol Central edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Philippine *tugen.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtuɡon/, [ˈtu.ɡon̪]
  • Hyphenation: tu‧gon

Noun edit

túgon (Basahan spelling ᜆᜓᜄᜓᜈ᜔)

  1. request (to get something)

Derived terms edit

Cebuano edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Philippine *tugen.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: tu‧gon
  • IPA(key): /ˈtuɡon/, [ˈt̪u.ɡɔn̪]

Noun edit

túgon (Badlit spelling ᜆᜓᜄᜓᜈ᜔)

  1. message
  2. will

Verb edit

túgon (Badlit spelling ᜆᜓᜄᜓᜈ᜔)

  1. to instruct; to command; to order
    Synonyms: mandar, sugo

Conjugation edit

Tagalog edit

Etymology edit

Compare Cebuano tugon (word of instruction), which came from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *tuʀun.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

tugón (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜓᜄᜓᜈ᜔)

  1. reply; response
    Synonyms: sagot, kasagutan
  2. solution; answer
    Synonyms: solusyon, sagot, paraan
  3. act of answering (a letter, question, argument, etc.)
    Synonyms: pagtugon, sagot, pagsagot
  4. (law) rebuttal; defense
    Synonym: pagtatanggol

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • tugon”, in Pambansang Diksiyonaryo | Diksiyonaryo.ph, Manila, 2018