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Using the word Paalam in tagalog?

Do people in the philippines still use the word Paalam to say goodbye or is it an old way of saying it. I usually only hear Sige or Good Bye.

For learning: Filipino (Tagalog)
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    From what I understand, "paalam" is rather formal/antiquated and is often translated as "farewell". Saying "Ingat!" ("Take care!") or simply "Goodbye" is more common.

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