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Mabuhay (tagalog~english translation)

Discussion in 'Philippine Paradise Divers' started by paolov, Nov 22, 2004.

  1. Jamdiver

    Jamdiver Photographer

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Xaymaca, Land of Wood and Water.
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    I just noticed this thread, thanks a lot :).

    BTW if any of you guys are in my area/region i'll be happy to give you all patwa/patois or Caribbean english lessons :).
     
  2. airsix

    airsix Contributor

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Kennewick, WA / PNW Demersal Zone
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    and don't forget:

    kaibigan = friend
     
  3. paolov

    paolov PADI Pro

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: philippines
    6,503
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    PAsaway comes from the word saway meaning to correct , to instruct, to reprimand


    Pa + saway = a person who needs to be told frequently proper decorum in common terms. however in the tagalog dictionary

    pasaway, v., to heed the advice of someone to stop or not do a certain thing.
    syn.: pasansala, pa sa wata, papigil


    links to the meaning/connotation of PASAWAY

    http://www.scubaboard.com/showpost.php?p=1478863&postcount=31
    http://www.scubaboard.com/showpost.php?p=1478097&postcount=23
    http://www.scubaboard.com/showpost.php?p=1519390&postcount=291
     
  4. clgsamson

    clgsamson Koya Kap

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Manila, Philippines
    13,068
    63
    Pasaway - guapo, maganda, mabait, pakialamero, makapili (with bayong sa ulo)
     
  5. ishbaby

    ishbaby ..:: brown sugar ::..

    # of Dives: 50 - 99
    Location: Manila
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    Pasaway = PAO
     
  6. clgsamson

    clgsamson Koya Kap

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Manila, Philippines
    13,068
    63
    Tang na = PAO
     
  7. paolov

    paolov PADI Pro

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: philippines
    6,503
    47
    TANG NA = time for Tang juice drink to cool off [​IMG]


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  8. jy2kca

    jy2kca Registered

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    bula = bubble (as in making bubbles)
    me muta ako = watch me
    buset / ebs = *****
    log-tu = sleep
     
  9. star_smash70

    star_smash70 Registered

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Manila Philippines
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    dawn = bukang liwayway
    dusk = takip silim
    midnight = hating gabi
    noon = tanghali, 12nn tanghaling tapat
    rainbow = bahag hari
    humid = maalinsangan
     
  10. boljakool

    boljakool Barangay Pasaway

    # of Dives:
    Location: Manila, Philippines
    1,567
    29
    tag-init = summer
    tag-ulan = rainy season
    tag-yelo = winter
    tag-lagas = autumn
     

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