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21 04, 2015

Batangueño Word of the Week #1: AMPIYAS

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Ampiyas Verb: 1. for droplets of rain to be blown by the wind. Noun: 1. droplets of water, usually rain, blown by the wind. Ba’t ga ika'y nariyan? Ikaw'y sisip-unin. Naampiyas diyan.” Translate: Bakit andyan ka? Magkakasipon ka. Pumapasok ang tubig ulan. Bakit andyan ka? Magkakasipon ka. Naambon diyan.

13 04, 2015

Batangueño Word of the Week #1: MABANAS

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Mabanas: pronounced mah-bah-nas Adj: hot, but pertaining to the weather. Other Tagalog: Mainit. “Ano gang pagkakabanas.” Translate: Ang init.