Which languages in the Philippines have been standardized?
The most important languages in the central division are Tagalog (a standardized form of which, Pilipino, is the official national language) and Cebuano.
What do you call a female from the Philippines?
Filipino is the Hispanized (or Anglicized) way of referring to both the people and the language in the Philippines. Note that it is also correct to say Filipino for a male and Filipina for a female. … On the other hand, Pilipino, is how the locals from the Philippines refer to themselves, or to their national language.