Palaweño, Agutaynon

The ethnolinguistic group Agutaynon Palaweño is known as the Agutaynen of the Agutaya Island of Palawan. The language falls under the same subgroup as that of the Calamian Tagbanwa. The islanders’ primary economic pursuit is fishing.

 

 

 

Sources:
Islands. http://library.thinkquest.org/.
Ethnologue, http://www.ethnologue.com/.
The Calamian Group. http://thepinoy.com/.
Joshua Project. http://www.joshuaproject.net/.
Indegenous People: Keepers of the Past. Palawan.

 

Photo of the Week

Visitors explore the historic Fort Santiago in Manila, a military fortress built by Spanish conquistador Miguel López de Legazpi.

Visitors explore the historic Fort Santiago in Manila, a military fortress built by the Spaniards in 1571

Donate your article, news, poetry, photos or anything about the Philippines!
 

For Questions and Comments send us an email.
 

World Connections