Igorot

/ɪgəˈroʊt/ (say iguh'roht), /i-/ (say ee-)

noun
1. a people of the Malay stock in northern Luzon in the Philippines, comprising various groups, some noted as head-hunters.
2. (plural Igorots or Igorot) a member of this people.
adjective
3. of or relating to this people.
Also, Igorrote /igəˈroʊti/ (say eeguh'rohtee). {Spanish igorrote, from indigenous name}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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