from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A member of an agricultural people of northern Luzon in the Philippines.
- n. The Austronesian language of the Ilocano.
- adj. Of or relating to the Ilocano or their language or culture.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One of an ethnic group in the Philippines.
- proper n. A language spoken principally on the island of Luzon.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Ilocano.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to the Ilocanos or their language.
- n. A member of one of the Malay tribes of the Philippine Islands, inhabiting the extreme northwestern part of Luzon.
- n. An inhabitant of Ilocos without reference to race.
- n. The language of the Ilocanos.
Spanish Ilócano, from Ilóko, people who live along the shore (unattested sense), Austronesian people of the Philippines; perhaps akin to luék, luók, cove.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Philippine Spanish, from Ilocos (the name of two provinces), from Tagalog ilog ("river"). (Wiktionary)