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Word of the Day – Pasalubong

By September 19, 2021Word of the Day

Pasalubong (noun)


(Philipines) A gift or souvenir given to a friend or relative by a person who has returned from a trip or arrived for a visit.

Tagalog, literally ‘something for the welcoming’, from salubong ‘meet, welcome’.

Example sentences

“she brought us tasty pasalubong from her trip.”

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