HomeThe Journal of Historyvol. 17 no. 1-2 (1972)

Philippine Languages and Literature

Eufronio M. Alip

Discipline: Social Science, Philippine History, Philippine Literature



This paper describes the different languages used in the Philippines and their uses and application in literature (both Tagalog and vernacular literature). It presents analyses of different literary forms written in the languages in the Philippines, and the names of writers known for these literary works.