Waray-Waray Leyte, Philippines


Interjection USED Very frequently BY Everyone

A general interjection used in various emotions like shock, pain, frustration, disbelief, anger or sadness. The intonation of the word differs with each emotion. Not to be confused with the other Waray word "agi" which means "to pass" or with "hagi" which is a sigh.

"Agi! Naigo ak!"

"Ouch! I got hit!"


Waray-Waray Leyte, Philippines


Interjection USED Frequently BY Everyone

(interj.) • An interjection used to express disappointment or frustration. It is equivalent to sighing in English.

"Hagi, nakawatan na naman ak'."

"Sigh, I got pick-pocketed again."