The Filipino word gago is used to describe a stupid or ignorant man. It may be related to the Portuguese word of the same spelling, which means “a man who stutters.”

Gago ka!
You’re an idiot.

Ang gago!
So ignorant.

Ang gago mo!
You’re such a moron!

to make a fool of

Huwag mo akong gaguhin.
Don’t play tricks on me like I’m a fool.

The female equivalent is gaga.

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