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noun · Kankana-ey

A term used by the Applai People to address their elders or to the senior citizens.

English: Grandparents, grandfather, grandmother
Filipino: Lolo/Loa

  1. 1. Nan nagan alapo me et Bayag. (Our grandfather's name is Bayag.)
  2. 2. Engka ibaga ken alapo yo ay Solang ad Laylaya ay mensenga tako as wakgat.

westernMountainProvince Applai hardKankanaEy

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What is "mensenga"?

Sep 7, 2020

@iGordilleta The counterpart of this term in other culture ket CANAO.

Oct 30, 2020

@dampo101 I see.😅 My dad's from from mt. Province but I ain't raised there sunga han ko ammo karamihan nga terms. Mang-mangeg ko lang ngem Han ko ammo meaning na

Oct 30, 2020

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