Butanding, a local name for whale shark. Balyena in tagalog. In teasing sense when someone called someone “butanding”, it means, he’s big!


Looking for something slowly but carefully. Busisi in tagalog.

Retubado o Retubada

A masculine and feminine call to someone which answers back to parents when being scolded or reprimanded.


Kinahidlaman means from the bottom of one’s heart.

Indiyan Pana

Indiyan Pana means cross bow in bisaya or simply bow.