Visayan


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Synonyms for Visayan

a member of the most numerous indigenous people of the Philippines

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Upon her release at the end of the dictatorship, Cecilia started building Visayan Forum (VF) as an anti-slavery and anti-trafficking organization, related SeEeris.
I have commented on this in my preliminary remarks and also pointed to the Cebuano Visayan term alimpatakan, glossed by Wolff (1972) as "n 1 the mind as the seat of thinking processes.
Two other dropA[degrees]off points in Muscat are the Palayok Restaurants in Al Khuwayr and Ruwi, which has worked with the Visayan community A[degrees] a Filipino ethnic group A[degrees] in Muscat to organA[degrees] ise a fundraising evening on November 29.
Haiyan was a Category 5 to 4 typhoon with sustained winds of 190-plus mph as it went over the Visayan Islands before hitting Vietnam and China as a weaker storm.
In the case of the present edition, this would probably have prevented the editor from conjecturally emending visayananusakte (KSTS) to visayan anusakte (p.
The Visayan Daily Star ran the curious alien photo, which was taken with Santodelsis' mobile phone camera at about 4 p.
To the untrained ear, the word Sakit in the Visayan and Tagalog dialects of the Philippines could easily be mistaken as an English language profanity, but for interpreter and translator Rolando Tan, his multilingual understanding was the key to unlocking the language barriers that were impeding communication.
For the main course, we tried the Sinalab, a special Visayan (central Philippines) dish made of a healthy mix of slow-cooked seafood (deboned milkfish, shrimps, shellfish, clams, crabs) and meat grilled to perfection, along with rice served in earthenware.
The deal with Visayan Electric Company (VECO) in Cebu City allows the bank to provide its one bill auto-charge facility for credit card customers.
The online edition of the Visayan Daily Star said that Daavatos would not receive benefits from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration because she was not registered as a worker in Lebanon, although she had been working in the country or three years.
The cash was donated to the Visayan Forum Foundation - founded by former guerrilla turned human rights campaigner Cecilia Flores-Oebanda.
These include Sumatran Orang-utans, Sumatran tigers, Sun Bears, Malayan tapir, various lemurs, Sumatran and Philippine crocodiles, Hornbills, Visayan Warty Pigs, Spotted Deer, Komodo Dragons, Babirusa pigs and other birds, reptiles and invertebrates.
The endangered Visayan warty pigs are native to the Philippines and experts here hope to soon celebrate the pitter patter of tiny trotters.
Otto Energy Limited (ASX:OEL) (PINK:OTTEF) said that it has commenced a 2D seismic data acquisition program in Service Contract 69 (SC 69) in the Visayan Basin of Philippines.
The colonial administration encouraged Christian Filipinos from the heavily populated islands of Luzon and Visayan to settle on Mindanao.