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    36 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The Philippine Language

    Just a little something to add to your kinaadman.

    BuzzFeed Philippines asked Twitter and Facebook followers for some of their favorite words in the Philippine language. I painted the suggestions in watercolor, along with a bunch more thrown in!

    1. "Kilig"

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    Filipino. Via Devyn Lyn Parsons.

    2. "Timpi"

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    Filipino.

    3. "Tinatangi"

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    Filipino. Via Hazel Ann Rias.

    4. "Gunita"

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    Filipino.

    5. "Kalinaw"

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    Cebuano. Via Jesse Pizzaro Boga.

    6. "Bughaw"

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    FIlipino.

    7. "Muni-muni"

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    Filipino. Via @thisisstargirl.

    8. "Silakbo"

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    Filipino.

    9. "Pagsamo"

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    Filipino. Via Arlene Nuestro.

    10. "Indak"

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    Filipino.

    11. "Humaling"

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    Filipino.

    12. "Takipsilim"

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    Filipino.

    13. "Harana"

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    Filipino.

    14. "Balintataw"

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    Filipino. Via Kris Andres.

    15. "Siping"

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    Filipino.

    16. "Marahuyo"

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    Filipino.

    17. "Kaulayaw"

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    Filipino.

    18. "Paraluman"

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    Filipino. Via @teeteemalaquee.

    19. "Habilin"

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    Filipino.

    20. "Kundiman"

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    Filipino. Via Althea Gonzales.

    21. "Amihan"

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    Filipino. Via Jaymar Santos Castro.

    22. "Makisig"

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    Filipino.

    23. "Likha"

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    Filipino.

    24. "Dalisay"

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    Filipino.

    25. "Kinaadman"

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    Bisaya. Via Dlanyerski Zrenciovich.

    26. "Pahimakas"

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    Filipino.

    27. "Yugto"

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    Filipino.

    28. "Halakhak"

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    Filipino. Via Herman Calizo.

    29. "Gigil"

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    Filipino.

    30. "Tadhana"

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    Filipino. Via Rica Fernandez.

    31. "Alpas"

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    Filipino.

    32. "Tampo"

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    Filipino.

    33. "Mailap"

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    Filipino.

    34. "Sapantaha"

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    Filipino.

    35. "Sulit"

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    Filipino.

    36. "Bayanihan"

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    Filipino. Via Eilaneoj Sanoj.

    H/t this glossary.

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