Meaning of bayanihan in English:

bayanihan

Pronunciation /ˌbʌɪəˈniːhan/

noun

mass nounPhilippines
  • A spirit of civic unity and cooperation among Filipinos.

    • ‘bayanihan was evident as we all worked together to do so much’

Origin

Tagalog, from bayani ‘work unpaid’ + -han suffix forming nouns denoting reciprocal action.