R (Filipino Cultural Dictionary)

Relihiyoso. [Spanish religioso, which in turn derives from the Latin religare, to bind tightly.] 1.A devotee. 2.A religious person.

Remata. [Spanish rematar, o finish; kill off; to come to ruin.] 1.To foreclose a property or asset due to failure of payments of a bank loan. 2.To forfeit jewelry that has not been redeemed.